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The Shiver of the Vampires (1971)

Le frisson des vampires (original title)
R | | Horror | January 1978 (USA)
A young honeymooning couple stop for the night at an ancient castle. Unbeknownst to them, the castle is home to a horde of vampires, who have their own plans for the couple.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Sandra Julien ...
Isa
Jean-Marie Durand ...
Antoine
Jacques Robiolles ...
2nd vampire
Michel Delahaye ...
1st vampire
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Maid (as Marie-Pierre)
Kuelan Herce ...
Maid
Nicole Nancel ...
Isabelle
Dominique ...
Isolde
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A young honeymooning couple stop for the night at an ancient castle. Unbeknownst to them, the castle is home to a horde of vampires, who have their own plans for the couple.

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Strange Things Happen at Night  »

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(reconstructed German cut)

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(Eastmancolor)

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1.66 : 1
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Filmed in 1970. See more »

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Referenced in La fiancée de Dracula (2002) See more »

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An oddity
3 October 1999 | by (London,England) – See all my reviews

Absolutely true to say that it has no story but the combination of pretty nude vampires and photography, coupled with the muddled story give it a certain charm. Watch out for the purple eyed vampiress who emerges from a clock then from a chimney. See her kill her victim with a pair of pointed breasts.

Also look out for the two old male vampires who wear crushed velvet loon pants. I especially liked the end where the vampires dies with cheesy special effects and our demented hero is firing his gun into the air as he runs along the beach.


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