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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Axel Jodorowsky
Blanca Guerra
Guy Stockwell
Directors
Alejandro Jodorowsky
Screenwriters
Roberto Leoni
Claudio Argento
Alejandro Jodorowsky
Running Time
123 minutes

Santa Sangre
Part horror, part religious lampoon, part circus spectacular, part love story, here is a film with issues.


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Plot
Through flashbacks we see why a young man, Fenix (Jodorowsky), is locked up in an asylum: his youth saw him witness the chopping off of limbs, incest, suicide, murder, and all manner of circus freakery.


Verdict
A knowing bag of limbs from thrown together from horror and thriller films far and wide. Revolting yet impressive.


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