The Castle of Fu Manchu

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The Castle of Fu Manchu (1969, UK/Germany/Italy/Spain) is a Horror film directed by Jess Franco. Part of the Fu Manchu Series.


Main Details

  • Released in 1969 | Color
  • Running Time: USA: 98 min (DVD version) | Germany: 85 min | Spain: 92 min | USA: 92 min
  • Production Co: Balcázar Producciones Cinematográficas | International Cinema | Italian International Film (co-production) | Terra-Filmkunst (co-production) | Tilma Films | Towers of London (associate production)
  • Distribution Co: International Cinema Corp. (1972) (USA) (theatrical) | Anglo-EMI Film Distributors (1972) (UK) (theatrical) | MGM-EMI (1972) (UK) (theatrical) | Maron Films (1973) (USA) (theatrical) | International Film Distributors (1975) (Canada) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Jess Franco
  • Written by Jaime Jesús Balcázar, Manfred Barthel, Michael Haller, Sax Rohmer, Harry Alan Towers
  • Starring Christopher Lee, Richard Greene, Howard Marion-Crawford, Rosalba Neri
  • Produced by Harry Alan Towers, Jaime Jesús Balcázar
  • Original Music by Carlos Camilleri, Malcomb Shelby
  • Cinematography by Manuel Merino
  • Film Editing by John Colville

Also Known As

  • Sax Rohmer's The Castle of Fu Manchu (UK / USA) | Assignment Istanbul | Il Castello di Fu Manchu (Italy) | El Castillo de Fu-Manchu (Spain) | Die Folterkammer des Dr. Fu Man Chu (Germany) | Fu Manchu's Castle | Fu-Manchu, o arhon tou mystiriou (Greece) | O Pyrgos tou Fu-Manchu (Greece) (reissue title) | The Torture Chamber of Fu Manchu


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