Devil Doll

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"Is it flesh or wood? Man or monster? Alive or dead?"
  • 1964
  • 1 hr 21 min
  • 4.8  (2,562)

Devil Doll is a classic horror film from 1964 that will thrill any fan of the genre. Directed by Lindsay Shonteff, this movie revolves around the story of a wealthy hypnotist, named the Great Vorelli, and his terrifying ventriloquist doll that he employs to carry out his twisted plans. The plot kicks off with a live performance from Vorelli (played by Bryant Haliday) and his eerie doll Hugo, which has the ability to speak and move as if it were alive. Being a master hypnotist, Vorelli uses his skills to manipulate the audience with his unique act. However, it turns out that his abilities may not be entirely just for show.

It soon becomes apparent that Vorelli's motivations are not entirely innocent, as he is seemingly obsessed with his former assistant, Marianne (played by Yvonne Romain). Marianne is a beautiful young woman who has recently fallen out of favor with the Great Vorelli, and he will stop at nothing to have her back under his control.

Meanwhile, a reporter named Mark English (played by William Sylvester) becomes both fascinated and repelled by Vorelli and his strange powers. Along with Marianne, he sets out to uncover the truth behind the hypnotist's magic and uncover his true, malicious intentions.

As the plot thickens, it gradually becomes clear that Vorelli's mesmerizing powers stem from something much darker than just mere entertainment. His doll, Hugo, seems to have a life of its own, and his obsession with Marianne may be linked to a supernatural element that's even more sinister than his hypnotic abilities.

The brilliant cinematography, along with the dark and moody atmosphere, contributes to the overall scary theme of the movie. The storytelling reveals a rich and complex plot twists that might surprise even the most avid horror fans.

Although the special effects and technology may seem outdated by modern standards, Devil Doll is a classic and gripping psychological thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat. The performances are strong, and the inherent creepiness of the ventriloquist doll alone will send chills down your spine.

Overall, Devil Doll is a must-watch movie for fans of the horror genre, especially those who love vintage horror flicks. It remains a testament to the enduring and haunting power of classic horror storytelling. So, dim the lights, grab some snacks, and get ready for a night of spine-tingling supernatural thrills.

Devil Doll is a 1964 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 21 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.8.

Devil Doll
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  • Runtime
    1 hr 21 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    4.8  (2,562)