Asylum of Satan (1972)
Nomination Year: 1994
SYNOPSIS: Dr. Spector is a Satan-worshipping shrink who uses his asylum to sacrifice psychiatric patients to his vile lord. When an unassuming female pianist has a nervous breakdown, she's sent to the Good Doctor's asylum for treatment. The Devil takes a shine to her and Spector begins to prepare her to become Lucifer's mate. Will she become the Devil's bride, or will her whiny boyfriend save her?
- Stupidest-Looking Monster
Satan Looks Like Hell
Satan never looked so lame. I guess Hell has taken its toll over the centuries, because his head not only appears to be papier-maché, but also looks exactly like he has olive slices for eyes.
- Worst Cover Copy
Tortured Love Slaves, Blood-Dripping Death, and Mistaken Virginity
The cover claims that there are "Love Slaves of Satan Tortured to a Blood-Dripping Death." I don't know what film they saw, but there is no love (with slaves or otherwise), no blood-dripping, and very little torture. The cover copy also says that the heroine is "mistaken for a virgin." Anyone want to tell me how that happens?
- Worst Special Effect
It Took Months To Train the Bugs To Move in Unison Like That
One "Love Slave of Satan" is "tortured to a blood-dripping death" by having her and her wheelchair locked in a room while someone outside shoots fire extinguishers through the vents at her. She panics and falls over. Then, as she lies on the floor, a string of plastic bugs is pulled across her face. Somehow, this all kills her.
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