THE CAT O’ NINE TAILS (1971) Reviews of Dario Argento’s Giallo

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Cast and characters:
James Franciscus … Carlo Giordani
Karl Malden … Franco Arnò
Catherine Spaak … Anna Terzi
Pier Paolo Capponi … Police Supt. Spini
Horst Frank … Dr Braun
Rada Rassimov … Bianca Merusi
Aldo Reggiani … Dr Casoni
Carlo Alighiero … Dr Calabresi
Vittorio Congia … Righetto (cameraman)
Ugo Fangareggi … Gigi the Loser
Tom Felleghy … Doctor Esson
Emilio Marchesini … Doctor Mombelli
Fulvio Mingozzi … Spimi’s man
Corrado Olmi … Morsella
Pino Patti … Barber
Umberto Raho … Manuel’s ex-lover
Jacques Stany … Prof. Manera
Stefano Oppedisano … Taxi driver
Ada Pometti … Telephone operator
Walter Pinelli … Terzi’s Butler
Sascha Helwin … (as Sacha Helwin)
Marie Louise Sinclair … Film starlet (as Marie Luise Zetha)
Martial Boschero
Cinzia De Carolis … Lori
Werner Pochath … Manuel
Tino Carraro … Professor Fulvio Terzi

Filming locations:
Berlin, West Germany
Turin, and at Cinecitta Studios in Rome, Italy

Technical details:
112 minutes | 90 minutes (cut)
Audio: Mono
Aspect ratio: 2.35: 1

Original Italian title:
Il gatto a nove code 

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