Devils Daughter on DVD Oct 15thMeh
Following the terror trail of rattles and bassinets set forth by Rosemary's Baby, this Movie of the Week further fueled the public's fascination with Satanism flaming out the all-American dream. The Devil’s Daughter delivers a young woman into a nightmare world when she learns her mother had promised to her to Satan when she was in infancy. Now of legal age, Lucifer has sent his earthly minions to claim his property! Starring Shelley Winters (The Poseidon Adventure), Robert Foxworth (Damien: Omen 2, Transformers) and Dark Shadows star Jonathan Frid, The Devil's Daughter offers a candle-burning, wind-rustling, spooky time in front of the TV with the lights turned way, way down.
Also starring Abe Vigoda (The Godfather), Joseph Cotten (Baron Blood), and Diane Ladd (Wild at Heart). Written by Colin Higgins (Harold and Maude) and directed by Jeannot Szwarc (Supergirl, Jaws 2). Director Jeannot Szwarc has helmed many genre classics, including Bug (1975), Jaws 2 (1978), Supergirl (1984), The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1986) (TV) - plus he has directed numerous television shows, including "Night Gallery," "The Six Million Dollar Man," "Kojak," "The Twilight Zone" (1986), "Smallville" and "Heroes."
The Devil's Daughter was writer Colin Higgins only foray into horror - he was known for some of the more respected and successful comedies of the 1970's and early 80s. This list includes Harold and Maude (1971), Silver Streak (1976), Foul Play (1978), Nine to Five (1980) and The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982).