Diary Of A Madman

  • 1963
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Horror

In self-defense, French magistrate Price strangles a condemned prisoner only to become possessed by the dead man's evil spirit, or "horla." Price becomes a merciless killer until he discovers that the horla responds unfavorably to fire. To destroy the evil inside him, he must take his own life. He does so by leaping into a blazing inferno. The film is based...read more

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Diary Of A Madman - Official Trailer
03:17 — Vincent Price stars as a once rational human being plagued by mental illness, who can no longer tell the difference between fantasy, reality and hallu (more…)

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A tyrannical magistrate in 19th-century Paris becomes possessed by the evil spirit of a condemned murderer he himself killed in self-defense.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: In self-defense, French magistrate Price strangles a condemned prisoner only to become possessed by the dead man's evil spirit, or "horla." Price becomes a merciless killer until he discovers that the horla responds unfavorably to fire. To destroy the evil… (more)

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