GIALLO (2009) Reviews and not recommended

‘To catch a killer, you must live like one.’ Giallo [“Yellow”] is a 2009 Italian giallo horror feature film co-written and directed by Dario Argento from a screenplay co-written with Jim Agnew and …

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DARK SILENCE (2016) Reviews and overview

‘When evil comes knocking’ Dark Silence aka The Blind King is a 2016 Italian-Canadian horror feature film directed by Raffaele Picchio (Curse of the Blind Dead; Morituris) from a screenplay co-written …

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THE GHOST (1963) Reviews and overview

‘Horror…. sharp as a razor’s edge!’ The Ghost – Italian title: Lo Spettro – is a 1963 Italian horror feature film directed by Riccardo Freda [as Robert Hampton] (Murder Obsession; The Iguana with the Tongue of Fire; The Horrible Doctor Hichcock; …

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TWINS (2018) Italian horror

Twins is a 2018 Italian horror feature film directed by Lamberto Bava (The Torturer; Body Puzzle; Demons and Demons 2; Macabre; et al) from a screenplay written by Alessandro Canzio, …

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DIE IN ONE DAY (2018) Overview

‘They will kill to win’ Die in One Day is a 2018 Italian horror feature film written, produced and directed by Eros D’Antona (Clownery; Haunted). The movie stars Kateryna Korchynska, David White, Mirko D’Antona …

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BLOOD BAGS (2018) Reviews and overview

‘Blood is thicker than water’ Blood Bags is a 2018 Italian horror feature film written and directed by Emiliano Ranzani (shorts: Miriam; Langliena; writer of The Theatre Bizarre segment ‘The …

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YOU DIE (2018) Reviews and overview

You Die – aka You Die: Get the App, Then Die – is a 2018 Italian horror feature film co-written and co-directed by Alessandro Antonaci, Daniel Lascar and Stefano Mandalà. …

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PATRICK STILL LIVES (1980) Reviews and overview

Patrick Still Lives – original title: Patrick vive ancora – is a 1980 Italian paranormal horror feature film directed by Mario Landi (Giallo in Venice) from a screenplay written by Piero Regnoli (Nightmare City; Malabimba; …

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HOUSE OF RAVENS (2014) Overview

‘Darkness lives here’ House of Ravens – original title: P.O.E. Pieces of Eldritch (P.O.E. 3) – is a 2014 Italian horror anthology feature film based on stories by Edgar Allan Poe. …

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NIGHTMARE BEACH (1988) Reviews and overview

Nightmare Beach – aka Welcome to Spring Break – is a 1988 Italian-American slasher horror feature film directed by Umberto Lenzi (Cannibal Ferox; Nightmare City; Eyeball) as Harry Kirkpatrick from a screenplay co-written …

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CANNIBAL FEROX (1981) Reviews and overview

Cannibal Ferox is a 1981 Italian exploitation horror feature film written and directed by Umberto Lenzi. It can be considered one of the ‘unholy trinity’ of superior Italian cannibal films, alongside Last Cannibal World and Cannibal Holocaust. …

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THE ANTITHESIS (2018) Overview

The Antithesis is a 2018 Italian supernatural horror feature film directed by Francesco Mirabelli from a screenplay co-written with Francesco Basso and Stefano Ricciardi. The movie stars Crisula Stafida, Karolina Cernic …

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THE PLAN (2017) Overview

The Plan is a 2017 Italian found footage supernatural horror film directed by Paolo Dematteis from a screenplay by Giulio Ortolani. The P.I.T. production was produced by Christian Valinotti and Debora Bedino; …

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MADHOUSE (1981) Reviews and overview

‘Many people visit, few ever leave the…’ Madhouse – aka There Was a Little Girl – is a 1981 Italian horror feature film produced and directed by Ovidio G. Assonitis (The …

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PANIC (1982) Reviews and overview

‘PRAY it doesn’t happen HERE -‘ Panic – original title: Bakterion– is a 1982 Italian/Spanish science fiction horror film directed by Tonino Ricci (Night of the Sharks; Encounters in the Deep; The …

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RED KROKODIL (2012) Reviews and overview

Red Krokodil is a 2012 Italian horror film directed by Domiziano Cristopharo (Deep Web; POE 4: The Black Cat; Virus: Extreme Contamination; Phantasmagoria; et al; co-producer of Phobia; American Guinea Pig: …

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THE MONSTER OF THE OPERA (1961) Reviews and overview

The Monster of the Opera – original title: Il mostro dell’opera – is a 1961 Italian horror supernatural film directed by Renato Polselli (Black Magic Rites; Mania; Delirium) from a screenplay co-written with Ernesto Gastaldi. The …

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EVIL CLUTCH (1988) Reviews and overview

‘The nightmare that grabs you where you least expect it!’ Evil Clutch – original title: Il bosco 1 – is a 1988 Italian supernatural horror film written and directed by Andrea Marfori (Soviet Zombie Invasion). …

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PHOBIA aka TALES OF PHOBIA (2017)

Phobia – aka Tales of Phobia – is a 2017 British/Italian horror anthology film produced by Tony Newton (Grindsploitation: The Movie; Virus of the Dead) and Domiziano Cristopharo (Red Krokodil; Sacrifice) for Vestra …

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SCARECROWD (2015) Reviews and overview

‘Farm-to-table manslaughter’ Scarecrowd – originally titled The Musk – is a 2015 Italian-American science fiction horror feature film written and directed by George Nevada (Jack the St. Ripper). The Melting Pictures …

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CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST (1980) Reviews and overview

‘Eaten alive! The ultimate terror movie…’ Cannibal Holocaust is a 1980 Italian feature film directed by Ruggero Deodato (The Washing Machine; Dial: Help: House on the Edge of the Park) from a story and screenplay …

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LILITH’S HELL (2015) Overview

Lilith’s Hell is a 2015 Italian supernatural horror feature film directed by Vincenzo Petrarolo (TheFollower) from a screenplay by Davide Chiara (Almost Dead; Phantasmagoria; Endless Dark). The movie stars Ruggero …

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DEEP IN THE WOOD (2015) Overview

‘There is something wrong with their son’ Deep in the Wood  – aka In fondo al bosco – is a 2015 Italian horror feature film directed by Stefano Lodovichi from a …

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EATEN ALIVE! (1980) Overview

‘Trapped in a jungle of crazy flesh eaters!’ Eaten Alive! – original title: Mangiati vivi! – is a 1980 Italian horror film written and directed by Umberto Lenzi (Nightmare City; Eyeball; Seven Blood-Stained Orchids; …

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THE OTHER HELL (1980) Reviews and overview

‘Say your prayers’ The Other Hell is a 1980 (released 1981) Italian supernatural horror feature film directed by Bruno Mattei [as Stefan Oblowsky] (Snuff Trap; Cruel Jaws; Hell of the Living Dead) from …

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THE ANTICHRIST (1974) Reviews and overview

‘Deliver her from evil.’ The Antichrist – original title: ”L’anticristo – is a 1974 Italian supernatural horror feature film directed by Alberto De Martino (Formula for a Murder; Holocaust 2000; The Blancheville Monster) …

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