The Werewolf and the Yeti (aka Night of the Howling Beast)

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La Maldicion de la Bestia  – translation: “The Curse of the Beast”, also known as The Werewolf and the Yeti, Hall of the Mountain KingHorror of the Werewolf and Night of the Howling Beast – is a 1975 Spanish horror film that is the eighth in a long series about the werewolf Count Waldemar Daninsky, played by Paul Naschy.

In the early 80s, the film laughingly became one of the infamous British ‘video nasties‘ when it was caught up in the Conservative-led furore over freely available violent videos.

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Waldemar Daninsky goes to Tibet to look for proof that the yeti exists. He gets captured by two vampire women who turn him into a werewolf. Waldemar’s friends are then kidnapped by a witch, and later, he fights a yeti.

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Trailer (in French):

Wikipedia | IMDb



Categories: 1970s, cannibalism, Spanish horror, video nasty

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