These are minor quibbles, though, and they are only minor distractions from what is actually quite a solid little fright film. The film is the fourth and final in the blind dead series, being the sequel to the ghost galleon 1974. Sure, the effects are dated, but the templars looked super cool, and the setting is creepy. Tombs of the blind dead the 1973 movie, trailers, videos and more at yidio. It would be a great film to watch while drunk with a group of friends. It was released again on dvd on 27 september 2005 as a fivedisc limited edition by blue underground featuring the film and its three sequels. Now, when nina discovers that she has locked herself with the living dead girl, she of course tries to unbolt the door. In the thirteenth century, the region around the city of berzano was ruled by a legion of templar knights, who sought eternal life through the ingestion of human blood. The gloomy atmosphere and the well fitting music easily make up for minor plot flaws. Now, in modern day portugal, a group of people stumble on the templars abandoned monastery, reviving their rotting corpses to terrorize the land. Atmospheric, and some great scenes that reek of dread, the tombs of the blind dead was quite a surprise.
Seen as bruised and bandaged after her autopsy, she rises from the slab to put the bite on the creepy morgue. In the th century there existed a legion of evil knights known as the templars, who quested for eternal life by drinking human blood and committing sacrifices. Tombs of the blind dead 1971 english dubbed full movie. The film draws upon the legends of the knights templar a 14th century order later linked to witchcraft as the focal point of the horror their long dead corpses return to life and hunt by sound alone as their eyes were originally. This is the first of ossorios four templar zombie movies. They eventually got imprisoned and executed, left hung out for the crows to peck out their eyes. Unlike tombs, return shows berzano to be a vibrant rural community.
Executed for their unholy deeds, the templars bodies were left out for the crows to peck out their eyes. Check out the anchor bay uncut edition available either on vhs or a dualsided dvd with return of the blind dead, which adds 16 minutes to the u. The laserdisc also gained a bit of infamy by erroneously dedicating its 1996 release to the late. Tombs of the blind dead 1972 hd720p remastered youtube. Not counting a handful of obscure vhs releases, tombs of the blind dead really made its first mass market impression with an elite laserdisc and anchor bay dvd containing the full uncut version, in spanish with burnedin english subtitles. Along with tombs, she would star in ossorios attack of the blind dead and his 1975 exorcist clone, demon witch child as well other shockers like mario sicilanos black candles and 1973 s it. Her most famous film is probably the 1972 tombs of the blind dead. When i play the movie on english audio there are a few minutes of english audio followed by spanish audio, and every few minutes it alternates between english and spanish audio, it starts doing this about 4 minutes in. Tombs is also the only film in the series to have one of the templars victims come back to life as a zombie, in this case virginia. I bought this on a whim, as a few people i know had recommended the series, so i thought i would give the first film a shot.
Tombs of the blind dead 1972 feature video dailymotion. Tombs of the blind dead 1972 part 21 video dailymotion. Tombs of the blind dead is considered to be one of spains best horror movies. Nina manages to double back to the workshop area and tries to call the cops, but finally only manages to put that bunsen burner to its intended use. The hairraising first appearance of the knights templars rotting corpses rising from their graves in a gothic. While nearly all of the italian zombie films were one shade of awful or another, tombs is a good film, even a great one. Return of the evil dead 1973, the ghost galleon 1974, and night of the seagulls. A horde of hideous cloaked corpses rise from their tombs. Lone fleming born lone faerch 5 september 1945 in aarhus is a danish actress who appeared in over 40 films, many of them in spanish flemings film career began in the early 1970s in spanish genre films, especially horror movies, erotic dramas and some westerns. Now, in modern day portugal, a group of people stumble on the templars abandoned monastery, reviving their. Apart from some cuts of violent scenes, all the nude scenes or scenes with a sexual undertone were deleted.
Executed for their unholy deeds, the templars bodies were left out for the crows to peck out. During the midth century, a legion of knights templar sought immortality through the taboo act. Tombs of the blind dead noche del terror ciego 1972. However, when looking for a real horror film, the blind dead are definitely not worth seeing. Tombs of the blind dead 1984 tv episode film shown on this episode. Return of the evil dead 1973 the ghost galleon 1974 the blind dead 4 1975. Tombs of the blind dead 1972 the movie database tmdb. Tombs of the blind dead was released in 1972, 1973 in the us.
A medieval religious order gone astrayvirgins, vampires, zombies. The film was released on dvd on 20 october 1998 by anchor bay entertainment as a double feature with return of the blind dead. Return of the blind dead aka return of the evil dead, 1973, horror of the. Tombs of the blind dead is a classic of its genre and also one of ossorios best films. They terrorized the region by harvesting the land and committing human sacrifices. English dubbed tombs of the blind dead 1971 full mo.866 888 1560 125 563 1575 700 443 1400 207 1096 970 1051 432 1532 527 1311 1206 604 139 598 1283 898 1018 1005 577 198 126 443