Holocaust 2000

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Holocaust 2000 (1977, Italy/UK) is a Sci-Fi-Horror film directed by Alberto De Martino.


Main Details

  • Released in 1977 | Color
  • Running Time: West Germany:103 min | Italy:106 min | USA:96 min
  • Production Co: Aston Film | Embassy Pictures Corporation
  • Distribution Co: J. Arthur Rank Film Distributors (1977) (UK) (theatrical) | American International Pictures (AIP) (1978) (USA) (theatrical) | Ambassador Film Distributors (1978) (Canada) (theatrical) | Warner-Columbia Filmverleih (1978) (Germany) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Alberto De Martino
  • Written by Sergio Donati, Alberto De Martino, Michael Robson, Aldo De Martino
  • Starring Kirk Douglas, Simon Ward, Agostina Belli, Anthony Quayle, Virginia McKenna
  • Produced by Edmondo Amati, Maurizio Amati
  • Original Music by Ennio Morricone
  • Cinematography by Erico Menczer
  • Film Editing by Vincenzo Tomassi

Also Known As

  • Holocauste 2000 (France) | Inferno 2000 (Germany) | Mahserin dölü (Turkey) (Turkish title) | Rain of Fire (USA) | Das Siebenköpfige Ungeheuer (Germany) | To Sperma tou Satana (Greece) | Terror 2000 (Finland) (Swedish title) | Terrori 2000 (Finland) | The Chosen (Philippines) (English title) | The Hex Massacre (USA) (reissue title) | O Tyhodioktis tis Kolaseos (Greece) (reissue title) | Wybrani (Poland)

Plot Summary

  • An executive in charge of a Middle Eastern nuclear plant discovers that his son is the Anti Christ and sets out to stop him from using the nuclear power at his fingertips to wipe out mankind.


  • The world will be destroyed in a rain of fire. It is written.
  • He will destroy the world. No man can stop him. No man will even try. He is The Chosen.
  • The nightmare will be real
  • He is coming. And we will all be damned! [as 'Lucifer's Curse']
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