The Touch of Satan

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

The Touch of Satan 1971, USA) is an Occult-Horror film directed by Dan Henderson. Thetouchofsatan.jpg

Main Details

  • Released on August 23, 1971
  • Color
  • Running time: 90 minutes
  • Production Co.: Stupendous Talking Pictures International
  • Distribution Co.: Futurama International (1971) (USA) (theatrical) |Dundee Productions (1974) (USA) (theatrical) (re-release) | International Film Distributors (1974) (Canada) (theatrical) | Parker National Distributing (1980) (USA) (theatrical) (retitled re-release) (as "Night of the Demon")
  • Directed by Dan Henderson
  • Written by James E. McLarty
  • Starring: Michael Berry, Emby Mellay, Lee Amber

Plot Summary

  • A young man meets a farm girl who is actually a witch.


  • A Story of Exorcism!
  • To Love Her Is To Be Cursed!
  • What would YOU give to live forever?
  • ('The Touch of Melissa') the Touch of Death!

Also Known As

  • The Touch of Melissa
  • The Curse of Melissa
  • Night of the Demon
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