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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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Salvo Randone ...
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Lawyer Rossi
Milo Quesada ...
Rudi
Luce Bonifassy ...
Lidia Poletti
George Wang ...
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Evi Rigano ...
Victim
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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20 December 1965 (USA)  »

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Ursula Andress was cast only after Ann-Margret was forced to withdraw due to too many commitments with other studios. See more »

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Narrator: One enemy a day keeps the doctor away.
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Spoofed in Puppet Master X: Axis Rising (2012) See more »

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Spiral Waltz
Written by Piero Piccioni
Lyrics by Sergio Bardotti
Performed by Mina
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run out and rent this oddity!
3 June 2003 | by (John Dean) – See all my reviews

This instantly shot to up to one of my new favorite films. It's everything the film SERIES-7 pretended to be, based on the Sheckley novel that pretty much invented the televised human hunting sub-genre. This film has all the irreverence of the a mid-60's, the ornate costumes, set design and absurdist wit. Marcello Mastrioni is hilarious as the bored, easygoing contestant who seems to be waltzing through without a scratch, and Ursula Andress is wonderful as the cold-blooded siren. The film falls off the deep end in the last five minutes, must have been some great LSD on the set that day, but overall this is a must see for any true cinephile.


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