A young man, Peter (Antonio Cantafora), returns to Austria in search of his heritage. There he visits the castle of an ancestor, a sadistic Baron (Joseph Cotten), who was cursed to a violent death by a witch whom the Baron had burned at the stake. Peter reads aloud the incantation that causes Baron Blood to return and continue his murderous tortures. Also stars Elke Sommer and Massimo Girotti. (Uncut).
Joseph Cotten died on February 6, 1994, of pneumonia, a complication of throat cancer at the age of 88.