Bloody Pit of Horror

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Main Details

  • Released in 1965 | Color
  • Running Time: 87 min | USA:74 min (cut version)
  • Production Co: International Entertainment | M.B.S. Cinematografica
  • Distribution Co: M.B.S. Cinematografica (1965) (Italy) (theatrical) | Cosmopolis Films (1965) (Belgium) (theatrical) | Pacemaker Pictures (1968) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed) | Astral Films (1967) (Canada) (theatrical) (dubbed)
  • Directed by Massimo Pupillo
  • Written by Romano Migliorini, Roberto Natale
  • Starring Mickey Hargitay, Walter Brandi, Luisa Baratto, Rita Klein, Alfredo Rizzo, Barbara Nelli, Moa Tahi
  • Produced by Francesco Merli, Ralph Zucker
  • Original Music by Gino Peguri
  • Cinematography by Luciano Trasatti (as John Collins)
  • Film Editing by Mariano Arditi (as Robert Ardis)

Also Known As

  • Vierges pour le bourreau (Belgium) (French title) / France | A Tale of Torture | Crimson Executioner | Il castello di Artena | Scarletto - Schloß des Blutes (Germany) | Some Virgins for the Hangman | The Castle of Artena | The Red Hangman (USA) (promotional title) | The Scarlet Executioner | The Scarlet Hangman | To spiti me ta mystiriodi eglimata (Greece) | Torturbødlen (Denmark) (video title) | Virgins for the Hangman


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