Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
The Devils
7.9 Rating
(128 ratings)
7.8 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by


Starring (View all)
Vanessa Redgrave Vanessa Redgrave
Sister Jeanne
Oliver Reed Oliver Reed
Urbain Grandier
Dudley Sutton Dudley Sutton
Baron De Laubardemont
Max Adrian Max Adrian
Ibert
Gemma Jones Gemma Jones
Madeleine
Murray Melvin Murray Melvin
Mignon
Michael Gothard Michael Gothard
Father Barre
Georgina Hale Georgina Hale
Philippe


Written by (View all)
Ken Russell Ken Russell
(screenplay)


Lists

447 votes
1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die (1001 items)
list by upidipi
Published 8 years, 1 month ago 869 comments
269 votes
Works of Art in Cinema. (89 items)
list by daparafuseta
Published 5 years, 10 months ago 34 comments
227 votes
Feed Your Dark Side (162 items)
list by Xanadon't
Published 5 years, 11 months ago 35 comments
182 votes
The 101 Most Controversial Films of All-Time (101 items)
list by SwornShadow
Published 5 years, 1 month ago 19 comments
157 votes
500 Essential Cult Movies (502 items)
list by Mackenzi
Published 3 months, 2 weeks ago 6 comments

View all The Devils lists (94 more)

The Devils Videos

Three Reasons The Devils

32 Views

Added 2 years ago




Cover art, photos and screenshots

6 votes
4 votes
4 votes
4 votes
2 votes

View all The Devils pictures (63 more)
Cardinal Richelieu and his power-hungry entourage seek to take control of seventeenth-century France, but need to destroy Father Grandier - the priest who runs the fortified town that prevents them from exerting total control. So they seek to destroy him by setting him up as a warlock in control of a devil-possessed nunnery, the mother superior of which is sexually obsessed by him. A mad witch-hunter is brought in to gather evidence against the priest, ready for the big trial.
Release date: 16 July 1971
Tags: Horror (9), Drama (7), Surrealism (6), 1971 (4), 1970s (4), Torture (4), History (3), Crucifixion (3), UK (3), Gore (2), British (2), Religion (2), France (2), Convent (2), Lust (2), Brutality (2), Abbess (1), Debauchery (1), Skeleton (1), Religious Psychosis (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

vah added this to a list 1 month ago
The Movies of 1971 (172 movies items)
kathy voted for an image 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Kandi voted for an image 2 months ago

Dark Shadows posted a image 2 months ago

Dark Shadows voted for an image 2 months ago

nusch posted 6 images [View All] 2 months ago

Kandi voted for an image 2 months ago

nusch voted for an image 2 months ago

nusch voted for an image 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Mackenzi added this to a list 3 months, 2 weeks ago
500 Essential Cult Movies (502 movies items)
Appelsiinipuutikku added this to a list 3 months, 3 weeks ago
nusch added this to a list 4 months, 1 week ago
Works of Art in Cinema. (89 movies items)

" • Director: Ken Russell Artist: Sandro Botticelli • "


nusch posted a image 4 months, 1 week ago

Toby White added this to a list 6 months, 3 weeks ago
monclivie added this to a list 7 months, 1 week ago
Watched in 2016 (291 movies items)
rickterenzi voted for 3 images 8 months, 1 week ago

MacGuffin voted for 3 images 8 months, 2 weeks ago

MacGuffin posted 3 images 8 months, 2 weeks ago

valentine xavier added this to a list 10 months ago
2016 movie diary (259 movies items)
samcro added this to a list 10 months, 1 week ago
Watched in 2016 (713 movies items)
samcro added this to a list 10 months, 1 week ago
Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Interesting film facts (453 movies items)

"While preparing for the climactic demolition of the city walls, a technician mistook a signal from Ken Russell and detonated the explosives before the cameras were rolling. A large chunk of the set had to be rebuilt. However, a documentary on the second disk of the 2012 DVD release of the film contradicts this story. In this documentary, Russell states that it was himself that pressed the button which detonated the explosives without communicating this to the camera team. It is also stated that "


Paloma1996 voted for an image 11 months ago

Eleanor voted for an image 11 months, 2 weeks ago

The Return Of Orlok added this to a list 11 months, 2 weeks ago
Film Journal - June 2016 (32 movies items)

"Batshit insane film that constantly walks the line between being disturbing and funny. Full of fantastic visuals, with phenomenal acting from Oliver Reed and Vanessa Redgrave. "


hulkargh added this to a list 1 year ago
Movies Watched in 2016 (160 movies items)
Cohaagen added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
Watched in 2016 (228 movies items)
Severin Severin added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block