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The 10th Victim (1965)

La decima vittima (original title)
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Some people like violence so much, that they decide to create a club in which human hunts are organized - members being alternately hunters, and prey, until they end up dead.

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Milo Quesada ...
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Luce Bonifassy ...
Lidia Poletti
George Wang ...
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Walter Williams ...
Martin Tibbett
Richard Armstrong ...
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Antonio Ciani
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A campy futuristic tale where people hunt one another for sport. In this film, Victim and Hunter run around Italy trying to score a kill in front of the movie crews they arranged so they could make commercials from the footage. Written by <jnight@lainet.com>

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The Fun Lies Dead Ahead! See more »

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20 December 1965 (USA)  »

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According to Simon Doonan, all the costumes for this film were by André Courrèges. See more »

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Narrator: Why control the births when we can increase the deaths?
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Referenced in Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999) See more »

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Spiral Waltz
Written by Piero Piccioni
Lyrics by Sergio Bardotti
Performed by Mina
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One of the very best SF movies ever made...POSITIVELY BRILLIANT!!!
23 September 1999 | by (the lower depths) – See all my reviews

There are always some people too wrapped up in themselves to pick up on the spectacular ideas & images in this movie, though it's hard to believe. The look & concept of the "future" in this movie is one of the most original in film, from the s/m club to the sexual roadside rest stops to having to hide your parents because it's a law to turn them in after a certain age _ but above all _ the concept of the hunt itself. Absolutely brilliant!!!


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