Alessandro, a young epileptic with paranoid inclinations, decides to relieve Augusto, the only sound brother, from the burden of a numerous family plagued with hereditary diseases. After a first aborted attempt, the dreadful series of accidents/murders is started by pushing the blind mother into a ravine. Then comes the turn of Leone, the idiotic brother. Will Alessandro be able to bring to completion his obsessive project ? Written by
Stefano Cristiani <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
The house, the film's main location, is the house director Marco Bellocchio
spent his childhood days in. See more
Although he is dead, Leone's right eye can be seen twitching as he lies in his coffin during the wake. See more
I'm a volcano of ideas.
Referenced in Quo Vadis, Baby?