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3.7
461 Ratings

Daughters of Darkness

Les lèvres rouges

Directed by Harry Kümel
Belgium, West Germany, 1971
Horror, LGBT+, Cult

Synopsis

A newlywed couple are passing through a vacation resort. Their paths cross with a mysterious, strikingly beautiful countess and her aide.

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Daughters of Darkness Directed by Harry Kümel

Critics reviews

One of a string of lesbian vampire films from the era, Daughters of Darkness’s cold detachment matched with its above-average cast makes it more than a ploy for titillation. Though certainly sleek and sexy, the film is noteworthy for its exploration of interpersonal female relationships and how they are transformed and manipulated through sex.
October 29, 2015
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