MALPERTUIS: THE LEGEND OF DOOM HOUSE (Harry Kümel, 1972)

In Dutch or Flemish, depending on which source one consults, Belgian director Harry Kümel’s follow-up to his cult classic about female vampires, Les lèvres rouges (Red Lips, a.k.a. Daughters of Darkness, 1971), is a strange one. Malpertuis, from Belgian author Jean Ray’s novel, is the entertaining adventures of a dreamer, a young sailor off-ship and […]