|release date||November 30 1993|
|starring||Valeri Bassel, Mariya Kapnist, Anna Rose Phipps, Louise Salter, Venera Simmons|
|tagline||Sometimes, evil lurks where you least expect it.|
SynopsisElizabeth is tortured by horrible visions from her childhood. She travels to a primative island to discover the truth about her dark past. On the island Elizabeth finds a malevolent order of nuns. There seems to be no escape from the menacing evil that inhabits this strange island.
There is a warm spot deep in this cold heart of mine for those ‘lost’ films, the ones you hear constant whispers about, the films forever relegated to scratchy VHS bootlegs. But every once in a while the DVD gods smile down upon our meager existence and grace us with one of these forgotten gems. Case in point, Mariano Baino’s atmospheric nun-fest, Dark Waters (AKA Dead Waters) has been given the Frankenstein treatment – a resurrected life! And thank the DVD gods it did; Dark Waters is a slick and beautiful throwback to the grungy European exploitation films of the 70’s. Think an updated version of Rollin, Franco, Argento or Fulci; or more accurately, a sublime, tasty stew of all the above. …Read More