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Rasputin: The Mad Monk

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Rasputin: The Mad Monk (1966)

91 min - Drama, Horror - 6 March 1966
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Rasputin, a crazed and debauched monk wreaks havoc at the local inn one night, chopping off the hand of one of the drinkers. As the bitter locals plan their revenge, the evil Rasputin works his satanic power over the beautiful women who serve at the Tsar's palace. Even the Tsarina herself is seduced by his evil ways and, as his influence begins to dominate government policy, there is only one course of action left... to destroy him before he destroys them all.

Director:  Don Sharp

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Rasputin, a crazed and debauched monk wreaks havoc at the local inn one night, chopping off the hand of one of the drinkers. As the bitter locals plan their revenge, the evil Rasputin works his satanic power over the beautiful women who serve at the Tsar's palace. Even the Tsarina herself is seduced by his evil ways and, as his influence begins to dominate government policy, there is only one course of action left... to destroy him before he destroys them all.


Collections: Don Sharp

Tagline: Ladies' Man - And Lady Killer!

Genres: Drama, Horror

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Country:   United Kingdom
Language:  English
Release Date:  6 March 1966

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Production Companies:  Hammer Film Productions, Seven Arts Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 31 min

The House That Dripped Blood

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The House That Dripped Blood (1971)

PG 102 min - Horror, Mystery - 22 February 1971
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A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.

Director:  Peter Duffell
Writers:  Robert Bloch, Russ Jones

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A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.


Collections: Peter Duffell

Tagline: Vampires! Voodoo! Vixens! Victims!

Genres: Horror, Mystery

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Country:   United Kingdom
Language:  English
Release Date:  22 February 1971

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Production Companies:  Amicus Productions

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Runtime:  1 h 42 min

Crescendo

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Crescendo (1970)

PG 96 min - Horror, Thriller - 7 June 1970
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An innocent project transforms into a perilous nightmare when researcher Susan Roberts arrives in France in search of information on a deceased composer. She contacts his widow whose mental deterioration, precipitated by the death of her husband, manifests itself in psychotic dementia. The young woman's arrival triggers an obsessive desire to marry her crippled son to Susan, ensuring by this union that the genius of the father will be passed on to future generations.

Director:  Alan Gibson

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An innocent project transforms into a perilous nightmare when researcher Susan Roberts arrives in France in search of information on a deceased composer. She contacts his widow whose mental deterioration, precipitated by the death of her husband, manifests itself in psychotic dementia. The young woman's arrival triggers an obsessive desire to marry her crippled son to Susan, ensuring by this union that the genius of the father will be passed on to future generations.


Collections: Alan Gibson

Tagline: And . . . for Lovers of the Macabre

Genres: Horror, Thriller

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Country:   United Kingdom
Language:  English
Release Date:  7 June 1970

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Production Companies:  Hammer Film Productions

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Runtime:  1 h 36 min

Citizen X

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Citizen X (1995)

R 105 min - TV Movie, Crime, Drama, History - 25 February 1995
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Based on the true story of a Russian serial killer who, over many years, claimed victim to over 50 people. His victims were mostly under the age of 17. In what was then a communists state, the police investigations were hampered by bureaucracy, incompetence and those in power. The story is told from the viewpoint of the detective in charge of the case.

Director:  Chris Gerolmo

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Based on the true story of a Russian serial killer who, over many years, claimed victim to over 50 people. His victims were mostly under the age of 17. In what was then a communists state, the police investigations were hampered by bureaucracy, incompetence and those in power. The story is told from the viewpoint of the detective in charge of the case.


Collections: Chris Gerolmo

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  25 February 1995

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Production Companies:  HBO, Asylum Films, Citadel Entertainment

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Runtime:  1 h 45 min