Review: Voodoo Passion (1977)

The line between art and pure exploitation had been crossed a long time ago for Jess Franco. But Mr. Franco is still an artist…kind of…

blu“VOODOO PASSION” (Ruf der blonden Göttin)
1977
Sexploitation
Switzerland

Director: Jess Franco
Stars: Vicky Adams, Jack Taylor, Karine Gambier
Distributor: Ascot Elite
Runtime: 87 mins
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“Voodoo is not evil or related to black magic as some people are led to believe.”

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Susan arrives in Haiti to meet up with her husband, the consul. His household also includes his horny sister and a mysterious female servant with connection to a voodoo cult.

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When you put on a Franco flick, you’ll know what you get. Here’s plenty of nudity, a jazzy score and some murders. Nothing special with this erotica, other than pleasing to the eye. There’s probably 50-100 better movies by this sleazy director, but a fan will find a piece of enjoyable slow-paced voodoo entertainment.

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