Hot Picks

- Ready for My Close Up 2019

- Talk of the Dead 2016

- Breeder 2020

- I Hear the Trees Whispering 2022

- Nocturna: Side A - The Great Old Man's Night 2021

- The Wrong Sarah 2021

- Last Radio Call 2021

- Shock 1977

- Keeley 2022

- Harvey 2021

- Bleep: A Serial Killer's Dog 2022

- The Surprise Visit 2021

- Hamlet for the Fireys 2020

- The Great and Terrible Day of the Lord 2020

- Princess Cursed in Time 2020

- Paper Spiders 2020

- Old Strangers 2022

- The Lost Treasure 2021

- An Exquisite Meal 2020

- Cybersatan Apocalypse Nightmares 2021

- Slaxx 2020

- Watch the Sunset 2017

- Rust Belt Driller 2021

- Making Sweet Tea 2019

- Hacker: Trust No One 2021

- Achoura 2018

- Rise of the Scarecrows: Hell on Earth 2021

- Maniac Cop 3: Badge of Silence 1992

- The Jinkx and DeLa Holiday Special 2020

- Bloody Hell 2020

- Death Breed 2021

- Repossession 2019

- Trick or Treat, Alistair Gray 2022

- The Farmer and the Belle: Saving Santaland 2020

- I am Syd Stone 2020

- Monsters in the Closet 2022

- Maniac Cop 2 1990

- Beguiled Company 2021

- Beyto 2020

- Death to Metal 2019

- Home Invasion 2021

- HipBeat 2020

- Forgotten Trash 2019

- Alta Vista 2020

- The Archivist 2021

- Phantom of the Mall: Eric's Revenge 1989

- The Scrapper 2021

- First Impressions Can Kill 2017

- A Killer Conversation 2014

- Star Crash 1979

- Strangler of the Swamp 1946

À Meia-Noite Levarei Sua Alma

At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul

Brazil 1964
produced by
Arildo Iruam, Geraldo Martins Simoes, Ilidio Martins Simoes for Indústria Cinemagográfica Apolo
directed by José Mojica Marins
starring José Mojica Marins, Magda Mei, Nivaldo Lima, Valéria Vasquez, Ilidio Martins Simoes, Eucaris Moraes, Arildo Iruam, Genésio de Carvalho, Vânia Rangel, Graveto, Robinson Aielo, Avelino Morais, Luana, Leandro Vieira, Antônio Marins, Mário Lima, Euripedes da Silva, Luis Goncalves, Carmen Marins, Cicero Paulino, Waldomiro Franca, Cardoso, Jonny Grégio, José Vilar, Suzy Barros, Tomás Sebastiao, Iko Galdine, Laura Duarte, Claudiana, Renato Melo, Almir Barbosa, Raul Malentaqui
story by José Mojica Marins, screenplay by José Mojica Marins, Magda Mei, music by Salatiel Coelho, Herminio Gimenez, special effects by Producoes Cinematográficas Indrikis Kruspos

Zé do Caixao/Coffin Joe

review by
Mike Haberfelner

Quick Links

Abbott & Costello

Alice in Wonderland

Arsčne Lupin



Black Emanuelle

Bomba the Jungle Boy

Bowery Boys

Bulldog Drummond

Captain America

Charlie Chan


Dick Tracy

Dr. Mabuse

Dr. Orloff

Doctor Who


Edgar Wallace made in Germany

Elizabeth Bathory



Flash Gordon


Frankie & Annette Beach Party movies

Freddy Krueger

Fu Manchu





El Hombre Lobo

Incredible Hulk

Jack the Ripper

James Bond

Jekyll and Hyde

Jerry Cotton

Jungle Jim


Kekko Kamen

King Kong

Laurel and Hardy

Lemmy Caution


Lone Wolf and Cub

Lupin III


Marx Brothers

Miss Marple

Mr. Moto

Mister Wong


Nick Carter

OSS 117

Phantom of the Opera


Robin Hood

Santa Claus

El Santo

Schoolgirl Report

The Shadow

Sherlock Holmes


Star Trek

Sukeban Deka



Three Mesquiteers

Three Musketeers

Three Supermen


Wizard of Oz

Wolf Man

Wonder Woman




Available on DVD !

To buy, click on link(s) below and help keep this site afloat

Always make sure of DVD-compatibility !!!

Zé do Caixao (José Mojica Marins), the local undertaker, is pretty much feared by the whole village: Not only does his profession freak people out and his outfit (including cape and top hat) make him look positively scary, he is also an aggressive atheist (in a superstitious region), a violent bully, and he seems to have some hypnotic powers. Zé enjoys the villagers fearing him, and gives them every reason to continue to do so, but he has a soft spot for women, especially Terezinha (Magda Mei), the fiancée of his only friend, Antonio (Nivaldo Lima). Now Antonio could stand in the way of his plans of having his way with her, and so could Zé's own girlfriend, Lenita (Valéria Vasquez), so he brutally murders them both, and even manage to somehow escape police prosecution, then he pays Terezinha a visit - to brutally rape her. His plans are for her to carry his offspring (Lenita couldn't have any children by the way, so he thought he had the right to murder her), but rather than to become the mother of his children Terezinha kills herself, but not before cursing Zé first.

One night a few days later, on his way home through the graveyard, Zé's sins and Terezinha's curse catch up with him, and those killed by him rise from their graves to scare him to death ...


In the 1960's, horror films (especially homegrown ones) were not big in Brazilian cinema, so this very immoral flick that combines comicbook and folk tale elements with genuine horror mainstays came pretty much out of nowhere, and it shows, but in a good way: The movie and its shocks are crude and primitive, but that perfectly compliments the (intentionally) simplistic plot of the whole thing, a film that trades in the gloss of your typical genre movies from the time for the rawness of an uncut diamond, a film that makes an old story feel edgy and that in its crudeness effortlessly goes to the jugular concerning gore effects.

Recommended - if you're up for something immoral that is.


review © by Mike Haberfelner


Feeling lucky ?
Want to
any of my partnershops yourself
for more, better results ?

The links below
will take you
just there !!!

Find At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul
at the amazons ...


Great Britain (a.k.a. the United Kingdom)

Germany (East AND West)

Looking for imports ?
Find At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul here ...

Your shop for all things Thai

Something naughty ?
(Must be over 18 to go there !)

x-rated  find At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul at

Thanks for watching !!!



Robots and rats,
demons and potholes,
cuddly toys and
shopping mall Santas,
love and death and everything in between,
Tales to Chill
Your Bones to

is all of that.


Tales to Chill
Your Bones to
a collection of short stories and mini-plays
ranging from the horrific to the darkly humourous,
from the post-apocalyptic
to the weirdly romantic,
tales that will give you a chill and maybe a chuckle, all thought up by
the twisted mind of
screenwriter and film reviewer
Michael Haberfelner.


Tales to Chill
Your Bones to

the new anthology by
Michael Haberfelner


Out now from




On the same day
a Burglar wants to kill you
and your Ex wants
to make up ...
... and for the life of it,
you can't decide


A Killer Conversation

produced by and starring
Melanie Denholme
directed by
David V.G. Davies
written by
Michael Haberfelner
Ryan Hunter and
Rudy Barrow

out now on DVD