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Gothic

drama, horror


Lord Byron promises his guests a night of horror only a mad poet can deliver and after partaking in hallucinogens, the guests tell ghost stories while exploring the dark corridors of his homeand of their minds.

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Top Critic Reviews

Fresh: There's no sleeping tonight

- Clint Morris, Moviehole, Thursday, June 24, 2010

Fresh:

- Cole Smithey, ColeSmithey.com, Thursday, June 24, 2010

Fresh:

- Daniel M. Kimmel, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Thursday, June 24, 2010

Audience Reviews

2 stars

Crazy-ass movie. Ken Russell is a freak.

- webalina, Tuesday, September 21, 2010

3 stars

The poets Byron and Shelley, along with FRANKENSTEIN author Mary Shelly and other guests, spend a night drinking laudanum and holding a seance to conjure up their worst nightmares. The non-linear horror story gives Ken Russel a chance to do what he does best--produce lurid, phantasmagorical visions (including a woman with eyes in her breasts)--resulting in one of his better films.

- 366weirdmovies, Friday, February 19, 2010

2 stars

Well this Movie has a messed up Story. A lot of Nudity guaranteed, but there is a less point in the Plot and then the clossing as "Mary Shelleys Frankenstein? I dont deny that I enjoyed it, but I still missed the main thing: what is it all about?

- ScoopOnline, Tuesday, December 15, 2009