Curse of the Devil (1973)





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Spain's leading horror star, Jacinto Molina (alias "Paul Naschy") makes his seventh appearance as the cursed werewolf Waldemar Daninsky in this creepy entry from director Carlos Aured. A prologue set during the Inquisition shows Molina as a witch-hunter who is cursed by an evil Countess (Patty Shepard) while she is burned alive. In the present day, a gypsy revives the curse after Molina shoots a werewolf, leading a pretty girl (Maritza Olivares) to seduce him and pass on the disease of lycanthropy by scarring his chest with a wolf's skull. The curse continues even after Daninsky is done in by his sweetheart (Fabiola Falcon), for she births a child in the sequel-bait conclusion. Jose Manuel Martin, Maria Silva, and Eduardo Calvo co-star. Molina returned as the werewolf in the delirious La Maldicion de la Bestia (1975). ~ Robert Firsching, Rovi
Art House & International , Horror
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Paul Naschy
as Waldemar Daninsky
Patty Shepard
as Countess Wandesa de Nadasky
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Critic Reviews for Curse of the Devil

All Critics (3)

What may have seemed horrific in 1973 comes off today as more than a little ridiculous.

Full Review… | September 21, 2002

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October 7, 2005
International Press Academy

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November 4, 2004

Audience Reviews for Curse of the Devil

Oh no, not the cursed bloodline! What is Naschy to do, save for turn into a slavering beast once again and look for fresh blood? Well worth a rental.

Bill Bryant
Bill Bryant

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