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Elvira, Mistress of the Dark

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Overview

This lightweight and slightly ribald comedy marks the feature film debut of Elvira Cassandra Peterson, a buxom seductress best known for hosting a popular syndicated television show that features wonderfully bad old horror movies. After losing her latest job for refusing to sleep with her new boss, Elvira tries to launch a Vegas career. Just before that scheme falls flat, she finds salvation when an aunt dies and leaves her a huge old New England mansion. When the black-clad and sexy Elvira, with her flamboyant ...
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Overview

This lightweight and slightly ribald comedy marks the feature film debut of Elvira Cassandra Peterson, a buxom seductress best known for hosting a popular syndicated television show that features wonderfully bad old horror movies. After losing her latest job for refusing to sleep with her new boss, Elvira tries to launch a Vegas career. Just before that scheme falls flat, she finds salvation when an aunt dies and leaves her a huge old New England mansion. When the black-clad and sexy Elvira, with her flamboyant make-up and acres of cleavage hit the town, she creates an instant scandal amongst the old folks and inspires lusty dreams in the minds of the young.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/6/2011
  • UPC: 014381730425
  • Original Release: 1988
  • Rating:

  • Source: Image Entertainment
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:36:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 18,863

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Cassandra Peterson Elvira
Edie McClurg Chastity Pariah
Pat Crawford Brown Mrs. Meeker
William Duell Mr. Meeker
W. Morgan Sheppard Vincent Talbot
Daniel Greene Bob Redding
Tera Hendrickson Featured
Phil Rubenstein Director
Larry "Flash" Jenkins Technical Director
Damita Jo Freeman Associate Producer
Tress MacNeille Anchorwoman
Edwina Moore Hairdresser
Mario Celario Rudy
Lee Mc Laughlin Earl Hooter
Charles Woolf Manny
William Cort Lawyer/Game Show Host
Bill Cable Cop
John Paragon Gas Station Attendant
Kris Kamm Randy
Scott Morris Sean
Ira Heiden Bo
Bill Morey Mr. Rivers
Ellen Dunning Robin Meeker
Jeff Conaway Travis
Frank Collison Billy
Lynne Stewart Bartender
Deryl Carroll Charlie
Jack Fletcher Mr. Bigelow
Robert Benedetti Calvin Cobb
Kurt Fuller Mr. Clotter
Hugh Gillin Sheriff
Eve Smith Little Old Lady
Raleigh Bond Minister
Sebastian Russell Las Vegas Dancer
Read Scot Las Vegas Dancer
James Hogan Las Vegas Dancer
Michael A. Jackson Las Vegas Rapper
Susan Kellermann
Technical Credits
James Signorelli Director
Pete Antico Stunts
Hanania Baer Cinematographer
Pat Birch Choreography
Battle Davis Editor
John F. de Cuir Jr. Production Designer
Beverli Eagan Set Decoration/Design
Sam Egan Screenwriter
Dennis Erdman Casting
Eric Gardner Co-producer
Bruce Gibeson Set Decoration/Design
Paul Moen Asst. Director
John Paragon Screenwriter
Cassandra Peterson Screenwriter
Mark Pierson Co-producer
Michael Rachmil Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Elvira, Mistress of the Dark
1. Chapter 1 [:14]
2. Chapter 2 [6:22]
3. Chapter 3 [8:05]
4. Chapter 4 [7:30]
5. Chapter 5 [6:09]
6. Chapter 6 [7:04]
7. Chapter 7 [6:48]
8. Chapter 8 [8:24]
9. Chapter 9 [5:34]
10. Chapter 10 [4:37]
11. Chapter 11 [12:21]
12. Chapter 12 [20:37]
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Disc #1 -- Elvira, Mistress of the Dark
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Customer Reviews

Average Rating 4.5
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Its supposed to be Bad.

    And it is. Wonderfully, deliciously bad. A Halloween staple!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Wonderful!

    This is one of my favorite Halloween classics. I strongly recommend reviewing this. It's funny, witty, with a twist of horror.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 20, 2001

    The Greatest Movie Ever Made

    What can one say about Elvira, Mistress of the Dark? Well, it's the funniest, cheekiest, and dare I say, the best-written comedy in absolutely ages......I recommend it to anyone in need of a laugh....

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    Posted April 4, 2011

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