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Bordello of Blood (1996)

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The Crypt Keeper returns to tell the story of a funeral parlor that moonlights as a vampire bordello.

Director:

Gilbert Adler

Writers:

William M. Gaines (comic books "Tales From the Crypt"), Bob Gale (story) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Kassir ... Voice of the Crypt Keeper (voice)
Dennis Miller ... Rafe Guttman
Erika Eleniak ... Katherine Verdoux
Angie Everhart ... Lilith
Chris Sarandon ... Reverend Current
Corey Feldman ... Caleb Verdoux
Aubrey Morris ... McCutcheon
Phil Fondacaro ... Vincent Prather
William Sadler ... Mummy
Kiara Hunter ... Tamara (as Ciara Hunter)
Leslie Ann Phillips Leslie Ann Phillips ... Patrice
Juliet Reagh Juliet Reagh ... Tallulah
Eli Gabay Eli Gabay ... Miguel
Matt Hill ... Reggie
Eric Keenleyside ... Noonan
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Storyline

The old bag of bones 'Cryptkeeper' returns for his second full length feature flick about a funeral home that's a front for a whorehouse run by vampires. Written by Humberto Amador

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy | Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Parents Guide:

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Did You Know?

Trivia

John Milius told Bob Gale and Robert Zemeckis that the 1973 scripts for "Bordello of Blood" and "Tank", which the writers passed on to him, were "pretty darn good", and while Milius never produced either of the scripts, his admiration for them led to him producing another Gale/Zemeckis script, 1941 (1979). See more »

Goofs

When Rafe enters the Gaines crypt in the cemetery, a stick is visible pushing the "flying cat" off of its shelf. See more »

Quotes

Rafe: [after finding and confronting Rev. Current in the bordello] Come on, Rev, I'm feeling a little jumpy - friend or foe?
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Alternate Versions

In network TV versions all the girls in the bordello are shown wearing clothes See more »

Connections

Referenced in Demonic Film Reviews: Demon Knight (1995) - Review (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Tasty
Written by Solomon Monsoor (as Solomon Mansoor), Jan Pomerans and Steve Le Clair
Performed by Zen Cowboys
Courtesy of Moonshine Music
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User Reviews

 
"You're reminding me why being married to you drove me to the brink of homosexuality."
4 August 2014 | by utgard14See all my reviews

Private eye Rafe Guttman (Dennis Miller) is hired by Katherine Verdoux (Erika Eleniak) to find her missing brother Caleb (Corey Feldman). Rafe's search leads him to a brothel run by centuries-old vampire Lilith (Angie Everhart). The second of the 'Tales from the Crypt Presents' movies is nowhere near as good as the criminally underrated Demon Knight. It's not a scary movie, nor does it really try to be. It's a comedy, with Dennis Miller having a ball throwing out one liner after one liner. If only the rest of the movie matched his performance. The story is so slight you'll wonder if the entire script was jotted down on a napkin. The movie's primary selling point is sex and nudity, of which there is not a lot. Especially disappointing when you consider that the two most well-known women in the film, Everhart and Eleniak, never appear nude. Still, a fun tone with a great turn by Miller makes it worth watching once.


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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

16 August 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dead Easy See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$13,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,634,170, 18 August 1996

Gross USA:

$5,781,045

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,781,045
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Technical Specs

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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