movietime - warTHRILLER / PROD: 1964 / R.TIME: 90 ' / black-white


Martin Herbert


Gerard Tichy - Leo Anchoriz - J. Hill - H. Line


Italian, English, French


Adapted from one of Edgar Allan Poe's famous tales of horror which takes place in the austere castle of Banchaville. Emily Banchaville is the beautiful victim of a diabolical plan in which her life must be sacrificed for the fulfillment of an ancient family legend. She lives in a terrifying atmosphere with her unsane and disfigured father, her stern and solemn brother, Rodrigue, Eleonor, the dark and noble housekeeper, Alastaire, the butler and a strange and enigmatic ever-present family doctor. Who will be able to save here from the fierce assassin...?