Elvira: Mistress of the Dark
Elvira - Mistress of the Dark
Title: Elvira: Mistress of the Dark
Directed by: James Signorelli
Written by: Sam Egan; John Paragon; Cassandra Peterson
Produced by: Eric Gardner; Mark Pierson; Michael I. Rachmil; Joel Thurm
Music by: James Campbell
Cinematography: Hanania Baer
Edited by: Battle Davis
Distributed by: New World Pictures
Released: September 30th, 1988
Rating: PG-13
Running time: 96 min.
Country: USA
Language: English
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Elvira: Mistress of the Dark is an American feature film of the comedy genre. It was directed by James Signorelli with a script written by Sam Egan, John Paragon and Cassandra Peterson. It was produced by New World Pictures and premiered theatrically in the United States on September 30th, 1988. Writer Cassandra Peterson vamps it up in her classic late night horror host persona, Elvira, who now finds herself the owner of a dilapidated mansion as well as the target of wary-eyed townsfolk who would just as soon see her burned at the stake.

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Theatrical release poster.

  • The tagline for this film is "Elvira busts out in her outrageously funny feature film debut!"
  • There are a total of fifty-three credited cast members in this film.
  • Elvira: Mistress of the Dark grossed $1,660,041 over its opening weekend. It grossed $5,596,267 in the United States in total.
  • This movie holds a 47% "Rotten" rating at the movie review aggregate website Rotten Tomatoes based on a total of seventeen posted reviews. It holds an audience score of 65% based on 10,348 user ratings.
  • Cassandra Peterson was nominated at the 1990 Saturn Awards for the category of Best Actress for this film. Ironically, she was also nominated for the category of Worst Actress at the Golden Raspberry awards.
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Elvira tassel Dance

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