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Maciste all'Inferno

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 25 min.
  • Genres: Costume Adventure, Sword-and-Sandal, Adventure
  • Director:Guido Brignone


Filmed several years before its 1931 American release, was based (it says here) on Dante's . Replacing Dante's protagonist is legendary muscleman Maciste, played as usual by Bartolomeo Pagano. A pillar of virtue, Maciste incurs the wrath of Pluto, king of the Underworld, who dispatches several lesser demons to Earth, where they attempt to goad our hero into committing a mortal sin. Ultimately, Maciste does go to hell, but he easily punches and pummels his way out of the Dark Domain. The moral...more