In a remote corner of England's lavish Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even more mysterious is the snakelike Lady Sylvia who steals the skull, then engages in erotic worship of her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal flesh. Adapted from the novel by Bram Stoker.
Ken Russell - Director/Screenwriter/Prod.
Sammi Davis - British Actress
Sammi Davis-Voss - British Actress
Hugh Grant - British Actor
Catherine Oxenberg - Princess & Actress, DYNASTY
Catherine Van Dien - Princess & Actress, DYNASTY
Stratford Johns - British Actor
Amanda Donohoe - British Actress
Peter Capaldi - Scottish Actor/Screenwriter
A giant skull is found at a castle in England, which is eventually linked to a legendary dragon-like worm, a peculiar religion, a vampiress' estate, and more...
"...Buoyant, mischievous....A welcome element of droll humor..." - 10/21/1988 New York Times, p.C14
"...Kinky..." -- Rating: A- - 09/09/1994 Entertainment Weekly, p.90