L’amante del vampiro (1960)

Italy,
85m
black and white, 1.37:1
mono, Italian

An Italian horror film directed by Renato Polselli.

Plot Summary

A troupe of are stranded at a remote castle, home of a group of .

Credits

Crew
Director: Renato Polselli
Consorzio Italiano Films
Produced by: Bruno Bolognesi
Story and Screenplay by: Renato Polselli, Giuseppe Pellegrini, Ernesto Gastaldi
Assistant Director: Ernesto Gastaldi
Director of Photography: Angelo Baistrocchi
Editor: Renato Cinquini
Original Music: Aldo Piga
Sound: Leopoldo Rosi, Raffaele del Monte
Costumes: Werter
Make-up: Gaetano Capogrosso
Hair: Ottorino Censi
Art Director: Amedeo Mellone
The film was shot in the establishments of the Ist. Naz. Luce

Cast
Hélène Rémy (Luisa)
Tina Gloriani (Francesca)
Walter Brandi (Herman)
Isarco Ravaioli (Luca)
John Turner [real name: Gino Turini] (Giorgio)
Ugo Cragnani [real name: Pier Ugo Gragnani] (the professor)
Brigitte Castor
Lut Maryk
Ombretta Ostenda
Bava Sanni
Marisa Quattrini
Giorgio Braccesi
Titti Valeri
Stefania Sabatini
Franca Licastro
Maria Luisa Rolando (Countess Alda)

Alternative Titles

La amante del vampiro – Argentine, Panamanian title
I eromeni tou vrykolaka – Greek title
Die Geliebte des Vampirs – West German title
La Mątresse du vampire РFrench title
The Vampire and the Ballerina – US title
The Vampire's Lover – US title
O Vampiro e a Bailarina – Brazilian title
El vampiro y la bailarina – Mexican title
Vampyyri ja balleriina – Finnish title

References

Periodicals

  • Intermezzo vol.15 no.12-13 (15 July 1960) – review

Books

  • The Aurum Film Encyclopedia: Horror by Phil Hardy (ed.) p.128 – illustrated credits, review
  • Italian Gothic Horror Films, 1957-1969 by Robert Curti pp.60-64 – illustrated credits, review
  • Italian Horror Films of the 1960s by Lawrence McCallum p.p.215-217 – illustrated credits, review
  • by Walt Lee p.518 – credits
  • Sixties Shockers by Mark Clark and Bryan Senn pp.405-406 – credits, review