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Torture Garden

  Torture Garden Review
Tookey's Rating
6 /10
Average Rating
5.67 /10
Jack Palance , Burgess Meredith, Beverly Adams
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Directed by: Freddie Francis
Written by: Robert Bloch

Released: 1967
Origin: GB
Colour: C
Length: 93

Portmanteau film, where four visitors to fairground are told their futures by a Mephistophelean figure (Burgess Meredith).
Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Thanks to Francisís direction and Robert Blochís writing, this emerges as probably the best of Amicusís compendium films. The acting is of a high quality, and the final story, The Man Who Collected Poe, starring Jack Palance, is terrific.

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