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Lord Shiva wakes. A convocation of magicians in the guise of figures from mythology; a masquerade party at which Pan is the prize. The wine of Hecate is poured: Pan's cup is poisoned by Shiva. Kali blesses the assembly as a bacchic rite ensues.

  1. Kenneth Anger

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Samson De Brier

    Lord Shiva / Osiris / Nero / The Great Beast

  2. Marjorie Cameron

    Marjorie Cameron

    The Scarlet Woman / Kali

  3. Joan Whitney

    Joan Whitney


  4. Katy Kadell


  5. Renate Druks

    Lilith (as Renata Loom)

Full Cast & Crew

The Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome
The Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome



Status Released

Release Information

  • January 1, 1954


Original Language English

Runtime 0h 38m

Budget -

Revenue -



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