About the film
christianity inquisition nun exploitation hysteria biography louis xiii satire based on a true story controversy surrealism priest torture historical cult film catholic church blasphemy convent (nunnery)
Release Date: July 01, 1971
|Slogan||:||«Hell holds no surprises for them.»|
|Production Companies||:||Russo Productions|
|Producers||:||Ken Russell, Robert H. Solo, Roy Baird, Neville C. Thompson, Graham Ford|
|Writers||:||Ken Russell, Aldous Huxley, John Whiting|
A dramatised historical account of the rise and fall of Urbain Grandier, a 17th-century Roman Catholic priest accused of witchcraft following alleged demonic possessions of sexually repressed nuns.