• Horror
    Mystery
  • Rated: M
  • Director: Harald Reinl
  • Writer: Manfred R. Khler, Manfred R. Köhler, Edgar Allan Poe
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The Blood Demon or Die Schlangengrube und das Pendel, also known as The Torture Chamber of Dr. Sadism, The Snake Pit and the Pendulum, and Castle of the Walking Dead, is a 1967 West German horror film directed by Harald Reinl and starring Christopher Lee, Karin Dor, and Lex Barker. The film, written by Manfred R. Köhler, is based on Edgar Allan Poe's 1842 short story The Pit and the Pendulum and concerns the saga of Count Regula (Lee) who, after being drawn and quartered for murdering twelve maidens, returns to life seeking revenge. The film was advertised in Rhode Island newspapers as Crimson Demon due to a practice at the time of deleting the word "Blood" from film titles.
  • Horror
    Mystery
  • Rated: M
  • Director: Harald Reinl
  • Writer: Manfred R. Khler, Manfred R. Köhler, Edgar Allan Poe

  • Christiane Rcker
    Karl Lange
    Lex Barker
    Christopher Lee
    Karin Dor
    Fred Holbert
    Angus Scrimm
    Carl Lange
    Christiane Rücker
    Vladimir Medar
    Dieter Eppler
    Klaus W. Krause
    Horst Naumann
    Bruno W. Pantel
    Herbert Weicker

Watch The Torture Chamber of Dr. Sadism
  • (1967)

  • Horror
    Mystery
  • Rated: M
  • Director: Harald Reinl
  • Writer: Manfred R. Khler, Manfred R. Köhler, Edgar Allan Poe

Synopsis

The Blood Demon or Die Schlangengrube und das Pendel, also known as The Torture Chamber of Dr. Sadism, The Snake Pit and the Pendulum, and Castle of the Walking Dead, is a 1967 West German horror film directed by Harald Reinl and starring Christopher Lee, Karin Dor, and Lex Barker. The film, written by Manfred R. Köhler, is based on Edgar Allan Poe's 1842 short story The Pit and the Pendulum and concerns the saga of Count Regula (Lee) who, after being drawn and quartered for murdering twelve maidens, returns to life seeking revenge. The film was advertised in Rhode Island newspapers as Crimson Demon due to a practice at the time of deleting the word "Blood" from film titles.

Starring
  • Christiane Rcker
    Karl Lange
    Lex Barker
    Christopher Lee
    Karin Dor
    Fred Holbert
    Angus Scrimm
    Carl Lange
    Christiane Rücker
    Vladimir Medar
    Dieter Eppler
    Klaus W. Krause
    Horst Naumann
    Bruno W. Pantel
    Herbert Weicker