The fact is that our townships name is a corruption of the name. The gates of hell 1980 full horror movie uncut youtube. The film stars dolores michaels, patricia owens, neville brand, ken scott, nobu mccarthy and benson fong. City of the living dead is a 1980 italian horror film cowritten and directed by lucio fulci. Im a 22 year old film maker who likes to travel the world sharing daily videos of the places i go, while also exploring abandoned buildings or places. It is located in york, pa and the story talks about asylums in pa with one being the worst with the criminally. Benedict, i was aware of the legends surrounding the church of st. Both agree that there are seven gates in a wooded area of hellam township, pennsylvania, and that anyone who passes through all seven goes. A small group of red cross doctors and nurses are held captive by chinese guerillas in vietnam. Apparently, the owners of the land have removed all the gates, but you can never remove the true gate to hell it isnt physical to the living, the gate can only be seen by the dead, so if we listen to the dead they. The stories of the seven gates to hell or all mostly legandary haunted locations known to specific areas around the world. Most of them are heavily covered with graffiti, placed there by teenagers who dare pass through the gates. One local legend speaks of seven gates of hell in a wood on the outskirts of a town that some signs call hallam and others call hellam were not making this up. Sep 01, 2016 im a 22 year old film maker who likes to travel the world sharing daily videos of the places i go, while also exploring abandoned buildings or places.
As she becomes more and more addicted to drugs, sara becomes obsessed with the idea of toad road, a road in york, pennsylvania, that possesses seven gates rumored to lead directly to hell. Legends state that each gate, once passed, cause increasing disorientation and eventual loss of self. Toad road is a 2012 american independent horror thriller film directed and written by jason banker. There are scary things in the haunted woods of hellam pennsylvania in an area known as the 7 gates of hell, the crew of the haunted world of cw caught most of them on tape. Dec 07, 2015 the seven gates of hell is a modern urban legend regarding locations in york county, pennsylvania. A young woman inherits an old hotel in louisiana where, following a series of supernatural accidents, she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to hell. In most respects york is exactly what youd expect of a rural pennsylvania town. Oct 27, 2009 i really wanna watch that movie but i cant remember what its called. Stop,there are not seven gates of hell, its the gates of hell and like one man said the gates are by 3 and 4 all the spooky stories came about because thats were all the teenagers would go to party, and the best way to keep people out is to scare the hell out of them, i grew up in collinsville and we partied there every weekend and yes we. This tale was the inspiration for a 2012 horror film titled trout road one of two supposed names for the road where the seven gates can be found. Another story links the seven gates to an eccentric local doctor who erected a large gate at the entrance to his property, and rumors sprang up that there was a series of gates beyond that one along a road leading deep into the woods with something mysterious hidden at the end of road.
Just as there seems to be no truth to the rumors about the seven gates of hell no asylum ever existed there, and the local doctor had only one gate and that was to keep out trespassers, there is also no truth to the story that hellam township was named for hell. Toad road stars sara anne jones, who died of a drug overdose shortly after the film s premiere, as a young. The location in question never housed an institution. It tells the story of a samurai kazuo hasegawa who tries to marry a woman machiko kyo he rescues, only to discover that she is married. I think there was another scene where there was a guy in a library and some spiders came out of the books and began eating his face, and i think at the end, this girl was in a laboratory and found a dead body in a cabinet and she. Cult giallo video nastie directed by maestro lucio fulci. The other six will only appear if you travel at night, and passing through all seven will supposedly cause you to walk straight into hell. For a nice little town in southern pennsylvania, york seems to be unusually blessed with portals to the underworld. The gate of hell is never closed the seven gates of hell. I would never call umberto lenzis the hells gate a good movie. The movie toad road just recently made it back into the news because its now available on dvd. I would never call umberto lenzis the hell s gate a good movie. And all agree that they are truly just that, urban legands. One can find many references to it on the web, including how to get to the seventh gate and its exact location.
As a child who was reared in her roman catholic faith in the church of st. As above, so below gets points right from the start for being loosely based on the alleged actual gateway to hell rumored to be within the paris catacombs the film. I thought it was a myth at first, until i tried it out. Exploring toad road, the seven gates of hell, and other strangeness in york, lancaster, and adams counties renner, timothy, hoskin, a e on. With johnny depp, frank langella, lena olin, emmanuelle seigner. The seven gates of hell is a completely fictitious legend. The other six gates are only visible during the night, and the legend says that if you pass through all of them, you will land in hell. Due to the legends which were rooted in the circumstances which surrounded the demise of the church and their construction, the gates came to be known as the seven gates of hell. Hellam township is reputed to feature seven remote gates, which when passed through in the right order, open an entrance to hell.
There was a man, tall and bulky, his eyes were rather squinted which shows hes old, his legs and hands were. The seven gates of hell is a modern urban legend regarding locations in york county, pennsylvania. Discover the seven gates of hell in hellam, pennsylvania. One site within the city limits of the town speaks to a sinister episode that betrays the citys tranquillity. I have been looking up ghost stories and came across something called, the seven gates of hell which i wanted to share with everyone. In west germany, the film became part of a scandal which of releasing violent films to minors, leading the film to be banned from several home video releases from the mid1980s to 2001.
Story continues below this video, but if you like the seven gates of hell, check out this look inside the scene of the hex murder. With michael piccirilli, samantha noble, christian clark, bradley tomlinson. I went past seven black gates around my neighborhood, then when i went to sleep, my dreams were in a furious fire. No one is said to have made it past the fifth gate. People who consider themselves as serious horror fans you have to see this. Filmed using eastmancolor, gate of hell was daiei film s first color film and the first japanese color film to be released outside japan. Five adventurous filmmakers set out to make an online interactive movie exploring the nature of evil. Our leads then wander off looking for the seven gates of hell, when all along the very movie they are. Dec 28, 2011 announcing the seven gates of hell or any of the other suburban legends that. Oct 22, 2017 story continues below this video, but if you like the seven gates of hell, check out this look inside the scene of the hex murder. It has i think two people stuck in a hospital and i think the people inside turned to zombies.
The seven gates of hell ghost stories and folklore of. The seven gates of hell for a nice little town in southern pennsylvania, york seems to be unusually blessed with portals to the underworld. Close a look inside nelson rehmeyers farmhouse, the scene of. With andy samberg, kit harington, fred armisen, david copperfield. A fictional documentarystyle expose on the rivalry between two of the greatest tennis players of alltime who battled it out in a 2001 match that lasted seven days. Italian for hell is the first part of italian writer dante alighieris 14thcentury epic poem divine comedy. The story about seven spelunkers facing the wrath of seven dead monks is good enough but far too much time is spent on walking around in the same caves over and over again without much interesting going on. The seven gates of hell is an urban legend that states if you go through every gate in order at midnight, upon passing through gate 7, a portal to hell will open and you will be greeted by hell hounds. The gates of hell official trailer for upcoming horror action movie when five filmmakers unknowingly stumble across the. Five gates to hell is a 1959 american adventure film written and directed by james clavell in cinemascope. Two versions of the legend exist, one involving a burnt insane asylum and the other an eccentric doctor. Seven gates of hell, york, pennsylvania urban legends. Some people love the nontraditional indie film style. What is that horror movie about the 7 gates of hell.
This article is about the 2012 horror thriller film. The gates of hell official trailer for upcoming horror action movie when five filmmakers unknowingly. Both agree that there are seven gates in a wooded area of hellam township, pennsylvania, and that anyone who passes through all seven goes straight to hell. Close a look inside nelson rehmeyers farmhouse, the scene of the. The seven gates of hell hellam, pennsylvania atlas obscura. Searching for information, stories and people who have been there. Five gates to hell approved 1h 38min adventure, drama, war 23 september 1959 usa a small group of red cross doctors and nurses are held captive by chinese guerillas in vietnam. Film scares the fun out of york countys most popular urban legend. Feb 02, 2014 seven gates of hell and toad road, part iii.
Fulcis previous film was zombie, which in italy was known as zombi 2. Exploring toad road, the seven gates of hell, and other strangeness in york, lancaster. Fear in the city of the living dead is a 1980 italian horror film directed by lucio fulci. Like the fact that there is a portal directly to hell right here in my backyard, and was rightfully named hellam back in 1739. A rare book dealer, while seeking out the last two copies of a demon text, gets drawn into a conspiracy with supernatural overtones. Gate of hell, jigokumon, gate of jigoku is a 1953 japanese jidaigeki film directed by teinosuke kinugasa. Two versions of the legend exist, one involving a burnt insane asylum and the other an eccentric. In the poem, hell is depicted as nine concentric circles of torment located within the earth. Some say on halloween night if you go past seven black gates you will see the seven gates of hell.
With catriona maccoll, david warbeck, cinzia monreale, antoine saintjohn. Apr 09, 2012 stop,there are not seven gates of hell, its the gates of hell and like one man said the gates are by 3 and 4 all the spooky stories came about because thats were all the teenagers would go to party, and the best way to keep people out is to scare the hell out of them, i grew up in collinsville and we partied there every weekend and yes we. The inferno tells the journey of dante through hell, guided by the ancient roman poet virgil. The seven gates are a series of railroad trestles that run along lebanon road in collinsville. This is the artwork associated with the film toad road, a. Seven gates of hell the asylum with venom cvlt nation.
So if you pass through the seventh gate, the story. Some say repeat the order in reverse ending with gate 1 and then you will see the hounds or a portal will tear into reality so you can get. One can find many references to it on the web, including how. Film scares the fun out of york countys most popular urban legend york, pa. The film was released on september 23, 1959, by 20th century fox. Three years in the making, gates of hell is a documentary from the year 2016 that chronicles the crimes of a band of domestic antiabortion activists known as the zulu 9.1381 1283 280 1523 1138 1305 397 952 904 856 527 1086 1066 1609 218 1533 820 1071 610 170 139 1268 1361 1007 1178 1257 1345 539 1393 742 1021 792 1171 577 43 705 650 887 547 1167 412