Posts tagged giallo
Episode Twelve - OPERA!!!

We’re raven(see what we did there?) about Dario Argento’s 1987 film OPERA starring Cristina Marsillach, Daria Nicolodi, Urbano Barberini and Ian Charleston. It’s a fantastic movie with an amazing score, grisly kills (including one of the best ever) and the occasional hilariously bad dubbing. We talk about the Shakespearian comparisons and Christopher tells the story of a real-life murder at the Metropolitan Opera in 1980 that is a parallel to the film. We say ‘Macbeth’ many times so we are definitely cursed now.

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Episode Eight - THE NEW YORK RIPPER!!!

It’s Friday the 13th and Our 8th Episode! We’re talking about Lucio Fulci’s giallo film The New York Ripper. Starring Jack Hedley and Almanta Suska, it’s heavy on gore and nudity but very light on plot. We talk about seeing A Quiet Place and Christopher explains the lengthy and complicated process the movie had to go through to get its rating during the height of The Video Nasties. Quack! Quack!

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