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Dark Angel: The Ascent (1994)

A woman destined for freedom manages to escape Hell. When she arrives from the sewers of Earth, she is used to punish Sinners. But the last thing she expected to find was love.

Director:

Linda Hassani (as L. Hassani)

Writer:

Matthew Bright
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Constantin Draganescu Constantin Draganescu ... Man in Hell (as Costica Draganescu)
Angela Featherstone ... Veronica
Cristina Stoica Cristina Stoica ... Mary
Valentin Teodesiu Valentin Teodesiu ... Hell's Professor
Nicholas Worth ... Father Hellikin
Marius Stanescu Marius Stanescu ... Fake Prophet
Constantin Cotimanis Constantin Cotimanis ... Fake Prophet
Charlotte Stewart ... Mother Theresa
Heros Heros ... Hellraiser
Daniel Markel Daniel Markel ... Dr. Max Barris
Mihai Bisericanu Mihai Bisericanu ... E.R. Policeman
Florin Ionescu Florin Ionescu ... Hostile Patient
Liliana Pana Liliana Pana ... E.R. Nurse
Afrodita Andone Afrodita Andone ... E.R. Nurse
Carmen Tanase Carmen Tanase ... Ward Nurse
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Storyline

A demoness from Hell, Veronica Iscariot, uninterested in tormenting the souls of damned sinners, ascends to the world above and finds our world full of evil and corruption. Veronica decides her mission in life is to punish the wicked and evil and goes about this with a bloody vengeance. Along the way she meets and falls in love with a doctor, Max Harris, who tends her wounds after an accident. Written by Phil Wright <pwright@crash.cts.com>

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Genres:

Horror | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for horror violence, and for sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Romania | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 August 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dark Angel See more »

Filming Locations:

Berca, Romania See more »

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Budget:

$350,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Full Moon Entertainment See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The film's trailer reuses music from Stuart Gordon's The Pit and the Pendulum. The music in turn, was originally composed by Cristobal De Morales. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Max Barris: I'm your doctor.
Veronica: What sort of doctor, a priest?
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Connections

Referenced in Little Nicky (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

Serenade on 6 String
Written, Performed and Produced by Ron Bloom
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Twenty phalanges up! (That's all of my fingers and toes.)
29 April 1999 | by Random-20See all my reviews

Dark Angel The Ascent is undoubtedly the best low-budget film to ever be made. The special effects are superb, the acting is beyond expectable, and the story is surprisingly good for a low-budget film. Though, the one part that seems to pull this movie together is the talented and titillating Angela Featherstone; who showcases her multiple talents in this movie.


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