Tulpa (2012) reviews and overview

Tulpa – aka Tulpa – Perdizioni mortali – is a 2012 Italian Giallo horror thriller feature film directed by Federico Zampaglione (Shadow) from a screenplay co-written with Giacomo Gensini, based on a story …

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Francesca – Argentina, 2015 – reviews

Francesca is a 2015 Argentinian horror thriller written and directed by Luciano Onetti and produced by Nicolas Onetti, in Italian language. The filmmaking duo also made What the Waters Left Behind and Sonno …

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Stelvio Cipriani – composer

Stelvio Cipriani – born 20 August 1937, in Rome, died 1 October 2018 – was an Italian composer, mostly of movie soundtracks, many of which were for genre films, including, horror, giallo …

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The Washing Machine – Italy, France, Hungary, 1993 – reviews

The Washing Machine – Italian title: Vortice Mortale, “Deadly Vortex” – is a 1993 French/Italian/Hungarian horror thriller directed by Ruggero Deodato (Cannibal Holocaust). The movie stars Philippe Caroit, Ilaria Borrelli and Katarzyna Figura. Claudio Simonetti (Tenebrae) composed …

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The Editor – Canada, 2014 – reviews

‘He’ll leave you on the cutting room floor!’ The Editor is a 2014 Canadian comedy horror feature film written and directed by the Astron-6 (Father’s Day) collective. The movie stars Udo Kier, Laurence …

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Necrophobia – Argentina, 2014 – reviews

Necrophobia – original title: Necrofobia – is a 2014 Argentinian giallo-inspired horror film produced and directed by Daniel de la Vega from a screenplay co-written with Nicanor Loreti and Germán Val. It stars Julieta Cardinali, Luis Machín, Gerardo Romano, Viviana …

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Sonno Profondo – Argentina, 2013 – reviews

‘You wish you’d never woken up…’ Sonno Profondo (“Deep Sleep”) is a 2013 Argentinian neo-giallo horror feature film produced by Nicolás Onetti and written, directed and scored by Luciano Onetti (What the …

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The Embalmer – Italy, 1965 – reviews

‘Beauty after beauty dragged to a sunken crypt… Petrified play-captives of’ The Embalmer is the English release title for Il mostro di Venezia (“The Monster of Venice”), a 1965 Italian mystery …

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Trauma – Italy, USA, 1993

‘A new vision of terror’ Trauma is a 1993 Italian Giallo horror film directed by Dario Argento, starring Asia Argento, Piper Laurie, Christopher Rydell and Brad Dourif. Shot in and …

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Knife of Ice – Italy, Spain, 1972

Knife of Ice  is a 1972 Italian/Spanish giallo feature film directed by Umberto Lenzi from a screenplay by himself and Luis G. de Blain. The film stars Carroll Baker, Evelyn Stewart and George Rigaud. The film’s original titles are: Il …

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Sleepless – Italy, 2001 – reviews

Sleepless – original title: Non ho sonno – is a 2001 Italian horror thriller feature film directed by Dario Argento. It marked Argento’s return to the giallo subgenre. Goblin reunited to provide the …

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Paura 3D – Italy, 2012 – reviews

Paura 3D (Fear) is a 2012 Italian horror/thriller directed by Antonio and Marco Manetti, more commonly known as The Manetti Brothers. It stars Peppe Servillo, Francesca Cuttica and Lorenzo Pedrotti. The …

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Amer – France, 2009

Amer is a 2009 Belgian-French horror/thriller film written and directed by Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani (The ABCs of Death ‘O is for Orgasm’; The Strange Colour of Your Body’s …

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Deep Red – Italy, 1975 – reviews

Deep Red – original title: Profondo rosso; also known as The Hatchet Murders – is a 1975 Italian giallo horror thriller feature film, directed by Dario Argento from a screenplay co-written with Bernardino …

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The Card Player – Italy, 2004 – reviews

The Card Player – original title: Il Cartaio – is a 2004 Italian giallo thriller film directed by Dario Argento. It stars Stefania Rocca and Liam Cunningham and marks Argento’s second giallo feature of the decade (following Sleepless). A serial …

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Tenebrae – Italy, 1982 – reviews

Tenebrae – original title: Tenebre – is a 1982 Italian giallo horror thriller feature film written and directed by Dario Argento (Opera; Phenomena; Suspiria; Deep Red; et al). The movie …

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