Island of the Doomed (1967)


ISLAND OF THE DOOMED (1967)


La isla de la muerte (original title)
1h 28min | Horror, Sci-Fi

1967 Spain | West Germany
Direction: Mel Welles (as Ernst von Theumer)
Writers: Mel Welles (story and screenplay), Ernst Ritter von Theumer (screenplay)
Actors: Cameron Mitchell, Elisa Montés, George Martin

The alternate titles include Maneater of Hydra and The Blood Suckers (UK title). The horror film is set on a remote island off the shore of an unidentified European country, in which the central character is a mad scientist (Cameron Mitchell) who creates hybrid trees that feed on human blood.

Synopsis from Doomed Marathon: “A group of tourists travel to an island to see its exotic botanicals. There they meet Baron von Weser (Cameron Mitchell), a reclusive scientist studying rare horticulture and experimenting with crossbreeding dangerous varieties of plants. One of the Baron’s creations is draining the blood of human beings (through a small hole in their cheek) and the tourists are dying one by one.”


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