By day a mild mannered businessman, in his dreams Boris Zaroff chases naked females on his country estates, just like his notorious father. One weekend, two visitors arrive at Boris’s castle. The young girl is fascinated by tales of the wicked Zaroffs and asks if she can see their famous torture chamber. Maybe now the Zaroff dreams can become reality once more…
Seven Women for Satan, originally titled The Wicked Weekends of Count Zaroff, is a stylish and psychedelic horror film that was actually banned in France in the 1970s. Savagely cut and more or less forgotten for decades, the film now reaches Blu-ray in a stunningly restored new version created from the original negative.
Complete with a host of extras and with many deleted and alternate scenes, this release shows the film for the first time in the form its maker intended. An extended version restores the film closer to its original running time and a nearly hour long interview with cast member and assistant director Robert de Laroche gives a hugely entertaining and insightful view into the making of the film and the life of its creator Michel Lemoine.
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Brand new 4k transfers from film negative, digitally restored;
Extended version with some deleted scenes re-integrated;
Both versions feature French/English audio choice with optional subs
Interview with Michel Lemoine 20 minutes French with English subs;
Interview with actor/assistant director Robert de Laroche – 58 minutes French with English subtitles;
Nearly 30 minutes of deleted, unused, or alternate scenes