The Awful Dr. Orloff
  • Directors(s)

    Jess Franco

  • Production Year

    1962

  • Genre(s)

    Drama, Horror

  • Approx. running minutes

    83m

  • Cast

    Riccardo Valle, Maria Lasso, Howard Vernon, Diana Lorys, Conrado San Martin, Perla Cristal

  • Cuts

    A version of this work was cut

Film

The Awful Dr. Orloff

sexual threat, nudity
  • Directors(s)

    Jess Franco

  • Production Year

    1962

  • Genre(s)

    Drama, Horror

  • Approx. running minutes

    83m

  • Cast

    Riccardo Valle, Maria Lasso, Howard Vernon, Diana Lorys, Conrado San Martin, Perla Cristal

  • Cuts

    A version of this work was cut

THE AWFUL DR. ORLOFF is a dubbed Italian horror, from 1962, about a doctor who attempts to repair his daughter's damaged body by using skin grafts and transplants from other women.

Threat

A character briefly strokes a woman's breast before it is implied he's about to surgically remove it. Women are also attacked and kidnapped.

Nudity

During a kidnap, a woman's breasts are briefly exposed.

Women are attacked by a fantastical character who bites them on the neck. There is occasional sight of blood.

Cuts required to protracted scenes of sexualised violence against women which were in breach of Board policy. Passed '15' with cuts made.

UseRuntimeDistributorClassification Date
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The Demon DoctorCinemaGrand National Pictures Ltd12/11/1963
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The Awful Dr. OrloffPhysical media + VOD/Streaming82m 58sScreenbound Pictures Ltd14/02/2017
The Awful Doctor OrlofPhysical media + VOD/Streaming82m 28sArrow Film Distributors Ltd29/07/2002
The Awful Dr. Orlof (The Diabolical Doctor Satan)Physical media + VOD/Streaming82m 12sRedemption Films Ltd21/04/1994
  • Classified date

    14/02/2017

  • BBFC reference

    CVF032205

  • Language

    English