Two forthcoming double features - both on February 24 2009:
The Whip and the Body/Conspiracy of Torture (Beatrice Cenci)
Mario Bava/Lucio Fulci
WHIP AND THE BODY: In this creepy gothic shocker from Mario Bava, a sadistic, ghostly Christopher Lee tortures (by whipping) the lovely Dahlia Lavi, his brother's wife and father's mistress.
CONSPIRACY OF TORTURE: Set in 17th Century Italy, Beatrice Cenci (Adrienne Larussa) is the teenage daughter of the crazed landowner and nobleman Francesco Cenci (Georges Wilson) who keeps his daughter locked up in the dungeon of his castle and sexually abuses her as well. Also stars the great Tomas Milan.
The Long Hair of Death/An Angel For Satan
Antonio Margheriti/Camillo Mastrocinque
THE LONG HAIR OF DEATH: A woman is accused of witchcraft and put to death. Her older daughter knows the real reason is the lord's sexual desire for her. She confronts him as is also killed. The daughter mysteriously returns from the dead and begins to avenge her mother's murder.
AN ANGEL FOR SATAN: Sculptor Roberto (Anthony Steffen) arrives in a small village to restore an ancient statue. He meets Harriet (Barbara Steele) who bears an amazing resemblance to the statue. Upon complete restoration of the statue, Steele begins to take on the psychotic traits of the woman upon whom the sculpture was based a woman the townspeople believe was a much-feared sorceress of local legend.