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The Holy Mountain


Alejandro Jodorowsky, Horacio Salinas, Zamira Saunders, Juan Ferrara View All


Alejandro Jodorowsky (Screenplay), Alejandro Jodorowsky (Director) View All

Release: May 1st, 1973
Runtime: 1 hour, 54 minutes
The Alchemist assembles together a group of people from all walks of life to represent the planets in the solar system. The occult adept's intention is to put his recruits through strange mystical rites and divest them of their worldly baggage before embarking on a trip to Lotus Island. There they ascend the Holy Mountain to displace the immortal gods who secretly rule the universe.
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ANYWAY....why I mentioned El Topo was because it raised the bar for what I could expect from The Holy Mountain, which promised to be even more of a mind-bending surrealist work than El Topo.