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Main Details

  • Released in 1974
  • Color
  • Running Time: UK:98 min | USA:94 min
  • Production Co: Astral Bellevue Pathé | Cine Films Inc. | Cinerama Productions Corp. | Euro-American Pictures | Intercontinental Leisure Industries Ltd. | Queen of Evil Ltd.
  • Distribution Co: Cinerama Releasing Corporation (1974) (USA) (theatrical) | American International Pictures (AIP) | Astral Films
  • Directed by Oliver Stone
  • Written by Edward Mann & Oliver Stone
  • Starring Hervé Villechaize, Richard Cox, Jonathan Frid
  • Produced by Michael Friedman, Garrard Glenn, Harold Greenberg, Donald Johnston, Jeffrey Kapelman, Michael Thevis
  • Original Music by Lee Gagnon
  • Cinematography by Roger Racine
  • Film Editing by Nobuko Oganesoff, Oliver Stone

Plot Summary

  • A horror novelist has a recurring nightmare about three figures out of his book who terrorize him and his family and friends during a weekend of fun. Then the dream becomes reality and it never ends...

Also Known As

  • Die Herrscherin des Bösen (Germany)
  • Queen of Evil
  • La Reine du mal (France)
  • Tango macabre (Canada) (French title)


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