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Deadly Inheritance (1968)
"Omicidio per vocazione" (original title)

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The death of a surprisingly rich railroad worker leads to mysterious murders within his testamentary heirs.

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Tom Drake ...
Inspector Greville
Femi Benussi ...
Simone
Virgilio Gazzolo ...
Etienne
Ernesto Colli ...
Janot
Isarco Ravaioli ...
Jules
Andrea Fantasia ...
Notaio
Ivo Garrani ...
Leon
Valeria Ciangottini ...
Colette
Giovanna Lenzi ...
Rosalie (as Jeanette Len)
Aurelio Marconi ...
Usuraio
Nicola Solari ...
Becchino
Aldo Bruno ...
Alessandra Moravia ...
Natalie
Silvano Spadaccino ...
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Sergio Baldacchino ...
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The death of a surprisingly rich railroad worker leads to mysterious murders within his testamentary heirs.

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nice thriller with many unexpected plot twists and up-tempo music
8 June 1999 | by (Brussels, Belgium) – See all my reviews

this italian thriller, set in some french village, starts quickly with a man being overridden by a train; his three sisters all have some reason to want his death; the plot develops very unexpectedly, with a new turn about every five minutes; although many killings take place, the whole atmosphere is quite joyous due to the good rock-big band score by Torossi; just nice entertainment


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