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The Pit and the Pendulum (1991)

R
97 min | Horror, Romance

It is the time of the Spanish Inquisition. Maria does not like what is going on during the "Auto De Fe". When she speaks out, she is arrested and accused of being a witch. Torquemada has plans for her! He orders her tortured, and her ...See moreIt is the time of the Spanish Inquisition. Maria does not like what is going on during the "Auto De Fe". When she speaks out, she is arrested and accused of being a witch. Torquemada has plans for her! He orders her tortured, and her tongue to be cut out. Her husband attempts to free her... Written by Anonymous See less
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Jun 27, 1991 (United States)

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19 cast members
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Lance Henriksen
Torquemada Torquemada   See fewer
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William Norris
Dr. Huesos (as William J. Norris) Dr. Huesos (as William J. Norris)   See fewer
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Mark Margolis
Mendoza Mendoza   See fewer
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Carolyn Purdy-Gordon
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Barbara Bocci
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Benito Stefanelli
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Jeffrey Combs
Francisco Francisco   See fewer
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Tom Towles
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Antonio Antonio   See fewer
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Larry Dolgin
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Fabio Carfora
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Frances Bay
Esmeralda Esmeralda   See fewer
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Oliver Reed
Cardinal Cardinal   See fewer
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Michael Deak
Guard (uncredited) Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 3,675 votes