O Ritual dos Sádicos (1970) AKA Awakening of the Beast


The third installment in the Coffin Joe Trilogy, The Awakening of the Beast, follows Coffin Joe’s sadistic experiments on four drug addicts who volunteer to take LSD. The experiments are intended to prove that drug use is related to sexual depravity. Director José Mojica Marins once again plays Coffin Joe, who sits with a panel of psychiatrists on a television show, using videos of the addicts as proof of the connection between drugs and lewd sexual behavior.

Director: José Mojica Marins. AKA Awakening of the Beast
Writers: José Mojica Marins, Rubens Francisco Luchetti.
Stars: Andréa Bryan, Annik Malvil, Graveto, Ítala Nandi, José Mojica Marins, Lurdes Vanucchi Ribas, Mário Lima, Ozualdo Candeias, Roney Wanderney.


Restored HD copy. English subtitles improved by me almost line by line (better timings, extended and shortened durations).

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  1. Olympianna
    June 12, 2022

    You’re doing God’s work!!! Thank you so much for your efforts❤️

  2. Gerald L. Austin
    June 17, 2022

    This was a total waste of time. The people who thought this up were DEFINITELY on drugs. There were not even any good nude scenes to sort of interest me.

    • Shel
      April 11, 2024

      So sorry Gerald, I know you love your nude scenes lol

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