Edgar Allan Poe's Black Cats

  |  Buy to Own: 19/10/2015
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Collection of two cult slasher films based on the writing of Edgar Allan Poe. In 'Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key' (1972) failed writer and heavy drinker Oliviero Rouvigny (Luigi Pistilli) is known for the hedonistic parties he holds for local hippies at his mansion and the humiliation he metes out to his wife Irina (Anita Strindberg). When a young woman is found murdered Oliviero naturally comes under suspicion... In 'The Black Cat' (1981) Robert Miles (Patrick Magee), a former college professor and medium, uses his ability to communicate with and control his cat to deal out punishment to those who have wronged him. However, when American tourist and photographer Jill Trevers (Mimsy Farmer) and local police Inspector Gorley (David Warbeck) begin investigating the rise in murders, it isn't long before they are on to the professor...