Twins of Evil
Twins of Evil (1971)

This entry in Hammer Films' long-running vampire series of the '60s and '70s is one of the most evocative and original. The story features voluptuous twin Playboy centerfolds Madeleine and Mary Collinson as sisters who, without… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 9, 2013
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Brian Orndorf
Blu-ray.com

It's well performed, adequately eerie (with terrific lighting), superbly scored, and filled with enough heaving bosoms to pass muster. At the end of the day, that's all one can truly ask of a B-level fright film.

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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

The film offers more than just a gimmick, thanks to the shifting dynamics between the characters, the emphasis on evil at both ends of the spectrum, and a shot of witchcraft into the usual vampiric proceedings.

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Shane Burridge
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Even though time has since separated the film from its Playboy gimmick, TWINS still has a campy feel to it

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The lively and atmospheric but flawed horror pic might be routine and limited by its slack story, but it is entertaining and holds up better than most vampire pics.

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

The true Twins of Evil are not the sisters but the puritan witch-burner, Gustav Weil, and the vampire aristocrat, Count Karnstein: The men have similarly cadaverous faces, and at one point are introduced by looming closeups that reinforce the resemblance.

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Paul Chambers
Movie Chambers

These ain't the Doublemint twins. We're talking horror....Hammer style. "Twins of Evil" is the 1971 classic from Britain's Hammer Studios featuring Peter Cushing as the leader of a Puritan witch-hunting club.

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Sean Axmaker
Parallax View

... earns its place in the Hammer canon of cult horrors.

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Flixster Audience Score: 67% Flixster User Reviews
David Ladd
Twins of Evil is without doubt one of Hammer's very finest films. The film blends together a few different elements of horror. We've got witches (and… More
The Movie Waffler
The Karnstein trilogy ends with a bang in this return to form for Hammer. Cushing returns though as a different character to the baron he played in "The… More
Stephen M
Good late Hammer. A shame to see Dennis Price so wasted, but Cushing gives perhaps his best late performance as a witch-hunter. The film obviously owes a debt… More
Francisco Godinho
Twins of Evil is yet another Hammer films vampire flick. Part of the Karnstein trilogy, Twins is nothing more than a vehicle for the awful Collison twins, the… More
Dean !
One of the best hammer horror films I have seen.
Adam M.
Brilliant occult/vampire film. Two twin sisters go to stay with family in a town located near the famous Karnstein Castle where the wealthy and enigmatic Count… More