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The Blood Rose - Poster Etats-Unis

The Blood Rose

A Feature film by Claude Mulot

Produced by Transatlantic Production

Release in France : 25/09/1970

    Synopsis

    Frederick Lansac is a botanist and portraitist who runs a beauty salon. Lansac meets and falls in love with Anne at a dress ball and the two get married. The two move into Lansac's home but at one of Lansac's portrait exhibitions, Anne's face is pushed into a bonfire from a jealous woman which horribly scars Anne's face. Anne isolates herself in her home where she slowly becomes less mentally stable as well as having erotic dreams about her nurse Agnès. Lansace learns that one of his clients, Dr. Rohmer is a former plastic surgeon who has halted from practising medicine and currently only performs plastic surgery on criminals. Lansac blackmails Rohmer into performing a grafting surgery on his wife to restore her former beauty. Lansac tricks two woman to of his clients to his home to become the donors for his wife's new face but the two die in the process. Barbara (Elizabeth Tessier), the sister of Anne's former nurse comes to the chateau to look for her sibling, but finds Anne who demands to have her face. Barbra manages to escape and Rohmer commits suicide. Realizing how far his wife has grown into madness, Lansace has his wife killed by his servants and then gives himself up to the police.

    Actors (12)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Full credits (11)

    Executive Producer :

    Edgar Oppenheimer

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    Claude Mulot, Edgar Oppenheimer, Jean Larriaga

    Screenwriter :

    Claude Mulot

    Assistant Operator :

    Jacques Labesse

    Production Manager :

    Georges Dybman

    Music Composer :

    Jean-Pierre Dorsay

    Assistant Director :

    Jean Larriaga

    Dialogue Writer :

    Claude Mulot

    Director of Photography :

    Roger Fellous

    Camera Operator :

    Jacques Assuerus

    Continuity supervisor :

    Françoise Lehérissey

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Fantasy

    Themes :

    Eroticism

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1970

    French release :

    25/09/1970

    Runtime :

    1 h 34 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    35682

    Visa issue date :

    14/04/1970

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (6)

    Director