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At Midnight, I'll Take Your Soul [DVD] [1964]


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    Special Features

    • 35mm negative scan supervised by Director Jose Mojica Marins
    • Interview with Jose Mojica Marins (6 mins)
    • Introduction to the film by Coffin Joe
    • Jose Mojica Marins discusses his short film, Reino Sangrento (1952) (9 mins)
    • New scene filmed in 2002
    • Original theatrical trailer and rare promotional trailer
    • The Making of Midnight I'll Take Your Soul (10 Mins)


    At Midnight, I'll Take Your Soul
    Brazilian horror auteur Jose Mojica Marins both directs and stars in this hallucinogenic chiller (aka A Meia-Noite Levarei Sua Alma), playing a sadistic village undertaker named "Coffin Joe" who strikes fear into the hearts of pious townspeople through rape, mutilation and murder. Obsessed with continuing his bloodline by siring a child with his "ideal" woman, Joe first takes steps to eliminate his wife (with the help of a venomous tarantula), then sets his lecherous sights on his friend's gypsy fiancee. The horrid crimes that follow bring down the wrath of a gypsy curse, which comes to pass during a village celebration on November 2 -- the Day of the Dead. This is widely regarded to be the first horror film produced in Brazil. ~ Cavett Binion, Rovi

    Cast & Crew

    • José Mojica Marins
      José Mojica Marins - Coffin Joe

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