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Non Ho Sonno

Advantages: Tremendous Rip Roaring Horror
Disadvantages: Overpriced

How And Why Sleepless Was Made -------------------------------------------- Dario Argento started his working life on spaghetti westerns; his collaboration with Sergio Leone on Once Upon A Time In The West is possibly his best known monie of that gen ...

sghawken 13.03.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Sleepless (DVD)

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Sleepless is vintage scary Argento

Advantages: Terrifying murders, great soundtrack
Disadvantages: Dubbed English makes the actors seem wooden

A series of grisly murders in the Italian city of Turin lead the police to believe a copycat serial killer is at large, recreating the infamous “dwarf murders” of thirteen years ago. The original detective Moretti (Max Von Sydow), now retired and hampered ...

gazhack 15.05.2011 · Read full review
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Heat and Lust

Advantages: Good Story, good acting, ground breaking film
Disadvantages: Sound quality on the DVD

Many people will have heard of “The Postman Always Rings Twice” both as a novel by James M. Cain and for the film adaptations made in 1946 starring Lana Turner and John Garfield and the later remake in 1981 with Jack Nicholson and Jessica Lange, but many ...

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Review of Ossessione (Subtitled) (DVD)

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A lot of strange things are happening

Advantages: Looks amazing
Disadvantages: A soulless, overblown film

This costs £16 at the moment, which is unusually high for a Blu-ray released a few years ago. Possibly it’s on the cusp of going out of print. Dario Argento is the best-known Italian horror director of the 1970s, probably of all time. He started out ma ...

hogsflesh 04.06.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Suspiria (Blu-ray)

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Remastering A Classic

Advantages: A great tale given a 21st century splash of digital beauty
Disadvantages: The movie is probably not served well from multiple viewings.

...There was a time when the ultimate baptism of fire for any future partner would revolve around how they reacted when I showed them Suspiria. If they could stomach Suspiria without the exclamation “you’re really f**ked up!” that the relationship had any ch ...

sghawken 24.01.2010 · Read full review
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