After 30 years in a cell for the mentally ill, Coffin Joe is finally freed. Back on the streets, the sadistic gravedigger is set on fulfilling that for which he was imprisoned: find the woman who can give him the perfect child. During his wanderings through the city of Sao Paulo he leaves behind a trail of horror as he faces unnatural laws and popular beliefs.

  1. José Mojica Marins

    Director, Writer

  2. Dennison Ramalho


Top Billed Cast

  1. José Mojica Marins

    José Mojica Marins

    Zé do Caixão

  2. Jece Valadão

    Jece Valadão

    Coronel Claudiomiro Pontes

  3. Adriano Stuart

    Adriano Stuart

    Capitão Oswaldo Pontes

  4. Milhem Cortaz

    Milhem Cortaz

    Padre Eugênio

  5. Rui Rezende

    Rui Rezende

    Bruno (as Rui Rezende)

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Embodiment of Evil
Embodiment of Evil


Original Title Encarnação do Demônio

Status Released

Release Information

  • August 8, 2008


Original Language Portuguese

Runtime 1h 34m

Budget -

Revenue -



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