Two-fisted mercenary Vincent Price descends deep into the bowels of Chinatown in a daring attempt to break up a human trafficking ring in this delirious pulp action adventure.
Warner Archive has announced a new horror pack containing 3 classics: Confessions of an Opium Eater, The Sorcerers & The Face of Fu Manchu for release on September 25.
Confessions of an Opium Eater: “Vincent Price faces the death of 1,000 cuts in this delirious pulp adventure directed by Touch of Evil producer Albert Zugsmith. Returning to San Francisco after a long stay in the Orient, two-fisted mercenary Gilbert De Quincey (Price) finds himself caught in the midst of a Tong war. Descending deep below the surface of Chinatown, he plays one side against the other in a daring attempt to break up a human trafficking ring, where slave girls are auctioned for opium. A surreal, rip-roaring yarn packed with evil drug lords, secret passageways, illicit opium dens and more, Confessions of an Opium Eater is a “claustrophobic fever dream … one of the most bizarre, beautiful and poetic Z-films ever made” (Chicago Reader)!” READ MORE