DAUGHTERS OF DARKNESS
Director: Harry Kümel Run Time: 100 min. Release Year: 1971
Starring: Andrea Rau, Danielle Ouimet, Delphine Seyrig, John Karlen, Paul Esser
International screen icon Delphine Seyrig (of LAST YEAR AT MARIENBAD fame) stars as Elizabeth Bathory, an ageless Countess with a beautiful young ‘companion’ (Goth goddess Andrea Rau) and a legendary legacy of perversion. But when the two women seduce a troubled newlywed couple (Canadian beauty Danielle Ouimet and John Karlen of DARK SHADOWS and CAGNEY & LACEY), they unleash a frenzy of sudden violence and depraved desire that shocked both art house audiences and grindhouse crowds worldwide.