Scarecrowber: Twins of Evil

Twins of Evil

USA | 1971 | 87 min. | John Hough

October 9 - 26, 2023


Frieda and Maria are identical twins who stay with their uncle after the death of their parents in the shadow of Karnstein Castle where, legend has it, vampires dwell. One of the twins is destined to fall under the castle's spell.

Twins of Evil (1971) is a captivating horror film that delves into the chilling tale of twin sisters caught in a web of supernatural terror. Maria and Frieda relocate to a remote village and become entangled with a malevolent cult led by the enigmatic Count Karnstein. As the twins encounter dark secrets and forbidden desires, director John Hough weaves a narrative of suspense, gothic atmosphere, and forbidden seduction.

  • Director: John Hough
  • Principal Cast: Peter Cushing, Dennis Price, Madeleine Collinson, Mary Collinson
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 1971
  • Running Time: 87 min.
  • Producer: Michael Style, Harry Fine
  • Screenplay: Tudor Gates
  • Cinematographers: Dick Bush
  • Editors: Spencer Reeve
  • Music: Harry Robertson
  • Language: English