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The Sect ()

La setta (original title)
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A lonely kindergarten teacher discovers a secret well in the basement of her house, and soon finds herself being followed by a murderous Satanic cult.

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Miriam Kreisl
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Moebius Kelly
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Kathryn (as Maria Angela Giordano)
Michel Adatte ...
Frank
Carla Cassola ...
Dr. Pernath
Angelika Maria Boeck ...
Claire Henri
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Martin Romero
Niels Gullov ...
Mr. Henri
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Damon
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Justice Jonathan Ford
Yasmine Ussani ...
Samantha
Dario Casalini ...
Mark
Paolo Pranzo ...
Steven
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Truck Driver
Ralph Bola Mustapha ...
Second Truck Driver
Erika Sinisi ...
Sara (as Erica Sinisi)
Fabio Saccani ...
Pickpocket
Vincent Regina ...
Male nurse (as Vincenzo Regina)
Giovanna Rotellini ...
First midwife
Chiara Mancori ...
Second midwife
Carmela Pilato ...
Woman of the sect
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Magician on TV (uncredited)

Directed by

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Michele Soavi

Written by

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Dario Argento ... ()
 
Gianni Romoli ... () (as Giovanni Romoli)
 
Michele Soavi ... ()

Produced by

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Dario Argento ... producer
Mario Cecchi Gori ... producer
Vittorio Cecchi Gori ... producer
Andrea Tinnirello ... executive producer

Music by

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Pino Donaggio

Cinematography by

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Raffaele Mertes

Film Editing by

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Franco Fraticelli

Editorial Department

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Adriana Benedetti ... first assistant editor
Alessandra Guerra ... second assistant editor
Francesca Roberti ... editing secretary

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Massimo Antonello Geleng ... (as M. Antonello Geleng)

Costume Design by

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Vera Cozzolino

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Iolanda Angelucci ... hair stylist
Laura Borselli ... assistant makeup artist (as Laura Borzelli)
Barbara Morosetti ... makeup artist
Rosario Prestopino ... makeup artist

Production Management

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Lillo Capoano ... post-production supervisor
Patrick Carrarin ... unit manager
Fabrizio Diaz ... unit manager (as Fabrizio Cico Diaz)
Fernando Franchi ... production manager
Egle Friggeri ... unit manager

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Enrico Grassi ... second assistant director
Marco Guidone ... assistant director
Antonio Lusci ... second assistant director

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Giacomo Calò Carducci ... set dresser
Sebastiano De Caro ... props
Osvaldo Monaco ... props
Giancarlo Sensidoni ... painter

Sound Department

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Massimo Anzellotti ... sound effects editor
Alberto Doni ... sound mixer
Giancarlo Laurenzi ... sound mixer
Marco Lippi ... foley artist
Claudio Morra ... boom operator
Giorgio Piferi ... additional dialogue

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Massimo Cristofanelli ... special effects
Barbara Morosetti ... animatronics assistant
Rosario Prestopino ... special effects
Sergio Stivaletti ... animatronics

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Aldo Mafera ... optical effects

Stunts

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Arnaldo Dell'Acqua ... stunt coordinator (as Arnaldo dell'Acqua)
Ottaviano Dell'Acqua ... stunts

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Mario Bagnato ... underwater camera operator
Sebastiano De Pascalis ... Steadicam operator
Giovanni Galasso ... chief electrician
Stanislao Galasso ... electrician
Giovanni Gebbia ... Steadicam operator
Roberto Moreschini ... key grip
Fabrizio Papale ... assistant camera
Nicola Pecorini ... Steadicam operator
Camillo Sabatini ... camera operator
Franco Vitale ... still photographer

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Roberta Cucciolla ... wardrobe assistant
Mirella Pedetti ... seamstress

Music Department

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Gianni Dell'Orso ... soundtrack producer

Other crew

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Maurizio Garrone ... animal supplier
Sergio Graziani ... dubbing director
Enrico Lucherini ... unit publicist
Aldo Mafera ... titles
Archimede Orlando ... chief account cashier
Gianluca Pignatelli ... unit publicist
William Quarshie ... dialogue director
E. Rancati ... set furniture
Francesca Roberti ... script girl

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Plot Summary

A spree of grisly murders is perpetrated in Frankfurt by a group of Satan worshippers. A school teacher almost runs over an old man with a box and takes him in. It's no accident that the old man has come into her life, and it quickly becomes apparent that he has plans for her, plans that involve a permanent future with the Satanic cult. Written by Ed Sutton

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Taglines Satan has chosen his victims. The battle with evil has begun. See more »
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Also Known As
  • The Sect (World-wide, English title)
  • The Sect (United States)
  • Demons 4 (Japan, English title)
  • Demons IV: The Sect (Japan, English title)
  • The Devil's Daughter (United States)
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  • 125 min
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Budget $2,000,000 (estimated)

Did You Know?

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Trivia The opening scene states the year is 1970 but the song playing is America's "A Horse with No Name" which came out in 1972. See more »
Goofs The story is based in Frankfurt. When Moebius Kelly arrives in "Seligenstadt" (around 15-20kms outside of Frankfurt) the sign reads "Landkreis (county) Hoffenbach" - the county is called "Offenbach" in real life. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Dario Argento: Master of Horror (1991). See more »
Soundtracks A Horse With No Name See more »

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