Cannibal Man

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database


Cannibal Man (1972, Spain) is a Horror film directed by Eloy de la Iglesia.


Main Details

  • Released in 1972
  • Color
  • Running Time: UK:98 min / Spain:90 min.
  • Production Co: atlas International Film
  • Distribution Co: Hallmark Releasing Corp., Cinépix Film Properties (CFP) (1976) (Canada) (theatrical) (dubbed)
  • Directed by Eloy de la Iglesia
  • Written by Antonio Fos, Eloy de la Iglesia, Dick Randall (dialogue: US version - as Robert Oliver)
  • Starring Vicente Parra, Emma Cohen, Eusebio Poncela, Vicky Lagos
  • Produced by Vicente Parra, (as Vincent Parra), José Truchado
  • Original Music by Fernando García Morcillo (as G. Fernando Morcillo)
  • Cinematography by Raúl Artigot
  • Film Editing by José Luis Matesanz (as Louis Joe Matesan

Plot Summary

  • A meat factory worker accidentally kills a taxi driver, and begins gradually killing people close to him in order to cover up his original crime. He starts getting rid of the mounting corpses stored in his bedroom through his day job.

Also Known As

  • The Apartment on the 13th Floor (USA - dubbed version)
  • The Cannibal Man (International (English title))
  • Week of the Killer
  • L'Appartamento Del 13° Piano (Italy)


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