Lover of the Monster

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Lover of the Monster
Directed by Sergio Garrone
Produced by Amedeo Mellone
Claudio Sinibaldi
Written by Sergio Garrone
Starring Klaus Kinski
Cinematography Emore Galeassi
Edited by Cesare Bianchini
Release date
  • 28 May 1974 (1974-05-28)
Running time
90 minutes
Country Italy
Language Italian

Lover of the Monster (Italian: Le amanti del mostro) is a 1974 Italian horror film directed by Sergio Garrone and starring Klaus Kinski.[1]


Dr. Alex Nijinksi (Klaus Kinski) stumbles upon a secret experimental laboratory when he returns to his wife's ancestral homestead. Work in the lab turns the curious doctor into a Jekyll and Hyde split personality, with the evil alter ago going on a killing rampage in the town which blamed on a pair of tramps.



  1. ^ "New York Times: Lover of the Monster". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-10-25. 

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