The Church (1989) - Trailer
Cast: Wendee Lee, Michael McConnohie, Edie Mirman, Lara Cody, Asia Argento, Tomas Arana, Robert Axelrod, Hugh Quarshie, Kerrigan Mahan, Michele Soavi, Theodore Lehmann, Jeff Winkless, Melora Harte, Giovanni Lombardo Radice, Edward Mannix, Barry Stigler, Lars Jorgenson, Barbara Cupisti, Katherine Bell Marjorie, Patrizia Punzo, Riccardo Minervini, Enrico Osterman, Antonella Vitale, Micaela Pignatelli, Bill Capizzi, Matteo Rocchietta, Feodor Chaliapin Jr., David Thomas, J.C. Henning, John Richardson
Director(s): Michele Soavi
Trailer: The Church (1989)
An old Gothic cathedral, built over a mass grave, develops strange powers which trap a number of people inside with ghosts from a 12th Century massacre seeking to resurrect an ancient demon from the bowels of the Earth.
The Church (Italian title: La chiesa) is a 1989 Italian horror film written and produced by Dario Argento and directed by Michele Soavi. The film stars Hugh Quarshie, Tomas Arana, Barbara Cupisti, Asia Argento, Feodor Chaliapin, Jr., and Giovanni Lombardo Radice.
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Synopsis:A church is built during medieval times on top of a pile of dead bodies that were considered possessed. Hundreds of years later a young librarian unleashes the evil within, by removing a rock in the catacombs. Series of events occur meanwhile, everybody just does not seem to be the same. Father Gus is the only one not possessed, he must save the city from becoming a pandemonium, he must find the ancient secret of the church so it can crumble to pieces.