The Living Dead Girl
Gala Avary Selects • Horror, Fantasy, Drama
1982 • France • Directed by Jean Rollin
A toxic spill revives a beautiful, dead heiress who, with the help of her childhood friend, must quench her insatiable thirst for blood.
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