October Film: At Midnight I’ll Take Your Soul (1964)


At Midnight I’ll Take Your Soul (‘À Meia Noite Levarei Sua Alma’)

84 minutes | 9 November 1964 | Brazil

‘Early Brazilian horror film directed by and starring José Mojica Marins, who introduces his alter ego Zé do Caixão (Coffin Joe). A gravedigger prowls the city in search of a female to bear him a son.’

Director: José Mojica Marins
Producers: Arildo Iruam, Geraldo Martins Simões, Ilídio Martins Simões
 Waldomiro França, José Mojica Marins, Magda Mei
Starring: v as Zé do Caixão, Magda Mei as Terezinha, Nivaldo Lima as Antônio, Valéria Vasquez as Lenita, Ilídio Martins Simões as Dr. Rodolfo, Eucaris Moraes as Velha Bruxa
Music: Salatiel Coelho, Hermínio Giménez
Cinematography: Giorgio Attili
Editor: Luiz Elias
Production Company: Indústria Cinematográfica Apolo
Distributor: N.T.M.

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