The Mafu Cage

The Mafu Cage (1978)

A terrifying love story.

  • Genre: Thriller, Horror
  • Release Date: 1978-01-01
  • User Rating: 5/10 from 4 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 42min
  • Language: English
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Two strange sisters live in a crumbling mansion, where they keep a pet ape, which belonged to their late father, locked in a cage. While one of the sisters seems to be keeping her head on straight, as it were, the other appears to be sinking further and further into barbarism and insanity.

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  • Lee Grant

    as Ellen
  • Carol Kane

    as Cissy
  • Will Geer

    as Zom
  • James Olson

    as David
  • William Sherwood

    as Will
Camera John Bailey Director of Photography
Editing Carol Littleton Editor
Production Diana Young Producer
Sound Roger Kellaway Music
Directing Karen Arthur Director
Writing Don Chastain Writer
Writing Éric Wesphal Writer