Added by on 2014-10-06


Drama / Horror (1977) 85 minutes ~ Color

Original Title: Die Liebesbriefe einer portugiesischen Nonne

16-year-old Maria is forced into Serra D’Aires convent, secretly run by Satanists. Her confessor is in collusion with the Mother Superior. Maria is tortured, forced into sex with men, women, and the horned Devil, and told that it’s all a bad dream. She writes a letter to God, and a Knight rescues her, only to fall into the hands of the Inquisition, put on the rack, and condemned to death like Joan of Arc.

Director: Jesus Franco

Writers: Mariana Alcoforado (love letters), Erwin C. Dietrich and Christine Lembach (dialogue)

Stars: Susan Hemingway, William Berger and Herbert Fux




Drama, Horror