Return From The Ashes

  • 1965
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Thriller

A tense but unfulfilling film about an attempt at the perfect murder. Schell is living with his stepdaughter, Eggar, in post-WW II Paris. His wife, Thulin, was tortured at Dachau, one of the Jewish prison camps, and finds Schell in the arms of and setting up house with her stepdaughter. Schell is driven by unrelenting greed as he kills Eggar and then tries...read more

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Return from the Ashes - (Original Trailer)
A gigolo (Maximilian Schell) marries a wealthy widow, seduces her stepdaughter and plots to kill them both in Return from the Ashes (1965).
(Movie Clip) Now I'm Defying
In a flashback to WWII Paris, Stanislaus (Maximilian Schell) decides he should marry Jewish Michele (Ingrid Thulin), who then gets grabbed by the Nazi (more…)
(Movie Clip) You've No Idea How Evil
First appearance by Samantha Eggar as Fabienne, who spies a woman she believes only resembles her deceased mother, whose estate she hopes to share wit (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A tense but unfulfilling film about an attempt at the perfect murder. Schell is living with his stepdaughter, Eggar, in post-WW II Paris. His wife, Thulin, was tortured at Dachau, one of the Jewish prison camps, and finds Schell in the arms of and setting… (more)

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