Film Review: The Witch Who Came From the Sea (Dir. Matt Cimber, 1976)

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The Witch Who Came From the Sea (1976) is one of 72 titles that featured on the Department of Public Prosecutions’ (DPP) 1983 list of ‘Video Nasties’. Of those 72, 33 were unsuccessfully prosecuted and dropped from the list—The Witch (released uncut in the UK on DVD in 2006) is among them. Interestingly, the VHS cover art that originally attracted the DPP’s attention is ultimately more salacious than the film’s content. While rich in ideas, Matt Climber’s film is frustratingly uneven in its execution.

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