The Brainiac
The Brainiac (1962)

This outrageous Mexican horror gem opens in the 17th century, where Spanish Baron Vitelius is being sentenced to death for heresy, thanks to his reputation as a Casanova and practitioner of the black arts. Before his death, he curses the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1962
DVD Release Date: August 29, 2006
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Fernando F. Croce

Less a failed horror piece than an elaborately chintzy mural

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Pretty wild Mexican horror. You can't call it good, but it's entertaining.

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Greg S
A mysterious man with magical powers (which are never explained) is burnt alive by the Spanish Inquisition, then returns 300 years later to wreak his vengeance… More
Ed Fucking Harris
This film starts with a sorceror on trial at the hands of the Spanish Inquisition for Heresy and Necromancy amongst other charges that are never fully… More