└ Meia-Noite Levarei Sua Alma (At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul)
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└ Meia-Noite Levarei Sua Alma (At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul)
Brazilian horror auteur Jose Mojica Marins both directs and stars in this hallucinogenic chiller (aka A Meia-Noite Levarei Sua Alma), playing a sadistic village undertaker named "Coffin Joe" who strikes fear into the hearts of pious townspeople through rape, mutilation and murder. Obsessed with continuing his bloodline by siring a child with his "ideal" woman, Joe first takes steps to eliminate his wife (with the help of a venomous tarantula), then sets his lecherous sights on his friend's gypsy fiancee. The horrid crimes that follow bring down the wrath of a gypsy… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 60%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The birth of Brazilian horror as a direct act of blasphemy"
‑ Fernando F. Croce, CinePassion
"Well, midnight's as good a time as any."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"The film has a few scary moments, but is enjoyable mostly because of its value as a historical artifact and as a somewhat campy scarefest."
‑ Michael W. Phillips, Jr., Goatdog's Movies