Spirits of the Dead (1968)

Director
Federico Fellini; Louis Malle; Roger Vadim

Main cast
Brigitte Bardot; Alain Delon; Jane Fonda; Terence Stamp; Peter Fonda

Genres
Drama, Horror, Mystery, Foreign

Description
Three directors each adapt a Poe short story to the screen: "Toby Dammit" features a disheveled drugged and drunk English movie star who nods acceptance in the Italian press and his producers fawn over him. "Metzengerstein" features a Mediveal countess who has a love-hate relationship with a black stallion - who, it turns out is really her dead lover. "William Wilson" tells the story of a sadistic Austrian student with an exact double whom he later kills.


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