The Beast Must Die

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1974
  • Color
  • Running Time: 93 Min.
  • Production Co: Amicus Productions | British Lion Film Corporation
  • Distribution Co: Cinerama Releasing Corporation (1974) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Paul Annett
  • Written by Michael Winder, Paul Annett, James Blish, Scott Finch
  • Starring Calvin Lockhart, Peter Cushing, Marlene Clark, Anton Diffring, Ciaran Madden
  • Produced by John Dark, Robert H. Greenberg, Max Rosenberg, Milton Subotsky
  • Original Music by Douglas Gamley
  • Cinematography by Jack Hildyard
  • Film Editing by Peter Tanner

Also Known As

  • La Bestia debe morir (Spain)
  • Black Werewolf (USA) (video title)
  • Cinq griffes dans les ténèbres (France) (video title)
  • Mondblut (Germany)
  • Le Mystère de la bête humaine (France)
  • La Notte del licantropo (Italy)
  • Pedon on kuoltava (Finland)


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