Exorcism and Black Masses

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Exorcism and Black Masses (1975) is the alternate title of a horror movie by Jess Franco. The version without added hardcore scenes was called L'Éventreur de Notre-Dame. It was later strongly cut and redistributed in the US under the title Demoniac.


Main Details

  • Released in 1975
  • Color
  • Directed by Jess Franco

Also known as

  • Der Sadist von Notre-Dame
  • Sexorcism
  • Exorcism
  • Chains and Black Leather
  • Demoniac
  • Nackte Haut und schwarzes Leder
  • The Ripper of Notre Dame


1. Original Version (French theatrical version) Exorcism and Black Masses (1974) (97min) | 2. Sexorcism (1975 X-rated version with added sex scenes) | 3. Demoniac: US Version (1975) (68 Min, heavily edited with reshoots) | 4. Director's Cut | 5. Sadist of Notre Dame (1979) (Franco re-used a lot of footage from his earlier Exorcism and Black Masses to make this film) released in Canada as "Chains and Black Leather" (1980)

  • NOTE: This list is not exhaustive. A multitude of possible international edits exist.
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