The Sorcerers
The Sorcerers (1967)

Made by the then 23-year-old director Michael Reeves, who died after making only one more movie, the notable Witchfinder General (1968), this is an unusual horror film concerning an elderly couple who conduct experiments with mind control,… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: January 1, 1967
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Critic Score: 100% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A gem that has gone under the radar and deserves more attention.

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Ian Berriman
SFX Magazine

The Sorcerers interrogates the swinging sixties morality of 'pleasure with no consequences', prefiguring the way the hippy dream turned sour at the end of the decade.

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

Karloff's mind-control process is analogous to cinema itself: an experience that allows people to embrace second-hand sensation, 'to do things' vicariously -- the more brutal and shocking the better, as in the case of some horror movies.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The basic concept is ludicrous, but the execution is terrific.

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Fernando F. Croce

Michael Reeves's heady excoriation of voyeurism

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Emily B.
An entertaining 60s British horror set in swinging London. Boris Karloff, in one of his last roles, plays Professor Montserrat who has developed a new… More