Daughters of Darkness

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Daughters of Darkness ★★★ Le Rouge Aux Levres; Blut an den Lippen; Elzebeth; The Promise of Red Lips; The Red Lips 1971 (R)

Newlyweds on their way to England stop at a posh French hotel. There they meet a beautiful woman whom the hotel owner swears had been there 40 years ago, even though she hasn't aged a bit. When she introduces herself as Countess of Bathory (the woman who bathed in the blood of virgins to stay young) folks begin to wonder. A really superb erotic vampire film charged with sensuality and a sense of dread. 87m/C VHS, DVD . BE GE IT FR Delphine Seyrig, John Karlen, Daniele Ouimet, Andrea Rau, Paul Esser, Georges Jamin, Joris Collet, Fons Rademakers; D: Harry Kumel; W: Harry Kumel, Pierre Drouot, Jean Ferry; C: Eddy van der Enden; M: Francois de Roubaix.