└ Meia-Noite Levarei Sua Alma (At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul)
└ Meia-Noite Levarei Sua Alma (At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul) (1964)

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… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 9, 1964
DVD Release Date: April 3, 2001
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com

It's a lot of fun, but it's also a serious document of its time and place, a Brazil gripped with fear of God and ghosts.

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Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

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.

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Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

The birth of Brazilian horror as a direct act of blasphemy

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Well, midnight's as good a time as any.


Flixster Audience Score: 68% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos MagalhŃes
Marins is a great director and creates some powerful imagery, while he has a magnetic presence as the cruel Coffin Joe and the film's dialogue (despite the… More
vieras esine
A brilliant ending, I'll give you that.
Greg S
Brazilian undertaker "Coffin Joe" eats meat on Friday, terrorizes the townspeople, and plots to steal his best friend's fiancee; a gypsy witch is… More
Cindy I
Oh my. What to say about this? I'm tempted to give it higher marks just for the sheer craziness of it. But it's ultimiately on a level of quality with… More
Stella Dallas
i watched this on dia de los muertos, which is appropriate as anyone who has seen the film can attest. i have to admit it's quite a lot of fun despite… More
El Hombre Invisible
Ahead of its' time in just about every sense of the word, At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul is the epitome of everything that is or ever has been true… More