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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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Marcello Poletti
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Caroline Meredith
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Olga
Salvo Randone ...
Professor
Massimo Serato ...
Lawyer
Milo Quesada ...
Rudi
Luce Bonifassy ...
Lidia
George Wang ...
Chinese attacker
Evi Rigano ...
Victim
Walter Williams ...
Martin
Richard Armstrong ...
Cole
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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She'd love to kill him - and kill... to love him! See more »

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Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi

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The 10th Victim  »

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Sue Lyon was briefly in the running for female lead after Ann-Margret passed but before Ursula Andress was cast. See more »

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Narrator: A study of history confirms the validity of the Big Hunt theory: it is mankind's safety valve. And if in 1940 the Big Hunt had existed, Hitler would've been a member and we could have avoided WWII. Now all is resolved, wars are over, and the violent instincts of man can now be expressed by a single and set competition.
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Spiral Waltz
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Lyrics by Sergio Bardotti
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A Futuristic, sci-fi, dark comedy
9 June 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

In the future an organization sets up a game show that show people hunting each other. Two people are chosen: the Hunter and the Victim. Anything goes as the Victim flees for the designated time period. Marcello Mastorianni plays the most successful killer and then his number comes up as a victim. The hunters and victims have know knowledge of one another and Marcello must always be on guard. The hunter after him is the beautiful Ursula Andress, always dressed in knock-out fashions. Marcello's as cool as ever, always dressed in black, wearing sunglasses. The production design is fantastic. The colourful comic book architecture is the height of retro cool. For fan of Italian '60s pop art science fiction, this is one to check out.


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