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When New Yorker Liza Merril inherits an old hotel in Louisiana and invests her savings to reopen the place, she doesn't realize that the hotel houses the body of a dead painter murdered decades earlier, nor that it's about to become a gateway to Hell.

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Directed by

Lucio Fulci

Written by

Lucio Fulci (Screenplay)
Dardano Sacchetti (Screenplay)
Giorgio Mariuzzo (Screenplay)

Runtime

88 minutes

Country

Italy

Language

Italian

Tagline

The seven dreaded gateways to Hell are concealed in seven cursed places… And from the day the gates of Hell are opened, the dead will walk the earth.

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Keywords

morgue violence ghost hotel gore zombie experiment blood undead hell gothic mutilation video nasty blindness acid gothic horror entrails grim dire

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