About the film
supernatural torture gothic horror witchcraft
Release Date: February 25, 1972
|Slogan||:||«He sought the ultimate in HUMAN AGONY... with instruments of TORTURE ghastly beyond belief!»|
|Production Companies||:||Dieter Geissler Filmproduktion, Euro America Produzioni Cinematografiche, American International Pictures|
|Producers||:||Samuel Z. Arkoff, Alfredo Leone, James H. Nicholson, J. Arthur Elliot|
|Writers||:||Mario Bava, Vincent Fotre, Vincent Fotre, Willibald Eser|
A young man, Peter, returns to Austria in search of his heritage. There he visits the castle of an ancestor, a sadistic Baron who was cursed to a violent death by a witch whom the Baron had burned at the stake. Peter reads aloud the incantation that causes Baron Blood to return and continue his murderous tortures.