Director: Ken Russell
Writer: Ken Russell
Genre: Sleazy Fantasy
Strange things happen in a small village when an archaeologist digs up ruins of a former snake-cult that predates Christianity; people start spewing venom and offering sacrifices to the great worm that lives under the earth. Originally taken from a Bram Stoker short story, natch.
- Lady Sylvia Marsh killing a hitchhiker by inviting him into her hot tub and injecting paralyzing venom to his penis
- Hugh Grant, back in the early days, as a delightfully spoiled nobleman
- Marsh with a strap-on phallic horn and the immensely cheesy large worm that tries to eat Eve
- The villagers becoming snake-beings and spitting venom
- "We stayed up all night....dancing!"