From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Sinner (Le journal intime d'une nymphomane) (1973, France) is a Sexploitation film directed by Jess Franco. Sinner.jpg

Main Details

  • Released on June 21, 1973
  • Color
  • Running time: 86 minutes
  • Production Co.: Comptoir Français du Film Production (CFFP)
  • Distribution Co.: Danton Films (Canada- dubbed) | Howard Mahler Films
  • Directed by Jess Franco
  • Written by Jess Franco and Elisabeth Ledu de Nesle
  • Starring: Montserrat Prous, Anne Libert, Francisco Acosta

Plot Summary

  • Linda Vargas picks up Ortiz in a bar where she works in a lesbian show with Maria Toledano. She seduces him, phones the police and kills herself. Ortiz is held on suspicion of her murder. Ortiz's wife, Rosa, visits a friend of Linda's, the Countess Anna de Monterey who tells her how Linda went into a spiral of sex and drugs after being assaulted by Ortiz as a young girl at a fair-ground. Linda became the Countess's lover, then had a disastrous love affair with Alberto, the Countess' boyfriend. Rosa also meets Maria, who holds Linda's diary, where she relates how a fake Doctor turned her away from drugs and into a nymphomaniac.


  • Linda Loves Her Work, And Her Work Is Love

Also Known As

  • Sinner: The Secret Diary of a Nymphomaniac
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