MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 905 this week

The Howl (1968)
"L'urlo" (original title)

6.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.0/10 from 158 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 10 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

, (dialogue), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 15 titles
created 13 Feb 2011
 
a list of 1143 titles
created 02 Feb 2012
 
a list of 130 titles
created 05 Jul 2012
 
a list of 75 titles
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 108 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Howl (1968)

The Howl (1968) on IMDb 6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Howl.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Attraction (1969)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Anita Sanders, Terry Carter, Nino Segurini
Action (1980)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Bruno is an idealistic hero who questions the meaning of life in this confusing and sometimes hallucinatory erotic drama. After a night in jail, he is gang-raped by punk rockers in a ... See full summary »

Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Luc Merenda, Adriana Asti, Susanna Javicoli
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Giancarlo Giannini, Philippe Léotard, François Négret
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

This film is a series of letters, photos and video cassettes which women often send in to certain newspapers. By visualizing their story-telling (the name given by the psychologists to ... See full summary »

Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Tinto Brass, Cinzia Roccaforte, Cristina Rinaldi
Capriccio (1987)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

After the renewed flings with their former lovers prove to be disastrously unlike the romantic memories, an unfaithful couple returns to each other.

Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Nicola Warren, Francesca Dellera, Andy J. Forest
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Diana is happily married to Paolo but due to her wild passion for sex, she regularly winds up in short lived erotic adventures, which she doesn't keep hidden from Paolo. On the contrary: by... See full summary »

Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Claudia Koll, Paolo Lanza, Franco Branciaroli
Miranda (1985)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

In this erotic comedy, Miranda is the landlady of a small country tavern who is looking for a husband, and tries out a variety of men for size.

Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Serena Grandi, Andrea Occhipinti, Franco Interlenghi
The Key (1983)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A husband and wife lock their diaries in a drawer and also know that they read each other's entries, a device which takes them from one sexual encounter to another.

Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Frank Finlay, Stefania Sandrelli, Franco Branciaroli
Salon Kitty (1976)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Kitty runs a brothel in Nazi Germany where the soldiers come to "relax". Recording devices have been installed in each room by a power hungry army official who plans to use the information ... See full summary »

Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Helmut Berger, Ingrid Thulin, Teresa Ann Savoy
Comedy | Sci-Fi | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Al brigadiere dei Carabinieri d'un paesino veneto viene affidato l'incaricato di svolgere indagini sull'arrivo d'un disco volante. Durante l'inchiesta interroga un gruppo di persone che ... See full summary »

Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Alberto Sordi, Monica Vitti, Eleonora Rossi Drago
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Bernard meets Jane in a Night Club, in London, and he likes her. Her father was killed in a car accident, but Jane thinks he has been killed because he was blackmailed for a picture of his ... See full summary »

Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Ewa Aulin, Roberto Bisacco
Yankee (1966)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A man referred to only as "Yankee" rides into a dying, desolate town in frontier New Mexico which is completely controlled by a man called the "Grand Cougar." Almost immediately, a battle for dominance ensues.

Director: Tinto Brass
Stars: Philippe Leroy, Adolfo Celi, Mirella Martin
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Tina Aumont ...
Anita
...
Coso
Nino Segurini ...
Berto Bertuccioli
Germano Longo
Giorgio Gruden ...
Night watchman
Osiride Pevarello ...
Cannibal philosopher
Attilio Corsini
Carla Cassola
Sam Dorras ...
Priest
Tino Scotti ...
Intellectual at school
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Edoardo Florio ...
Diogenes
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

4 December 1974 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

L'urlo  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)|
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
To break, broke, broken!
17 March 2006 | by (Bloomsburg PA) – See all my reviews

"2 Eggs; to break, broke, broken", the only English phrase spoken and theme song in Tinto Brass' "L'Urlo". What a film! The only available version of this film I could find had no subtitles. Either way it doesn't matter since it is very visual. When most people here the name Tinto Brass, right away they think of the horrid sleaze epic "Caligula", or some might name "Salon Kitty". If your lucky, you'll here of some who have seen his fun slapstick sex comedies from Italy like "Miranda" and "All Ladies Do it". Known mainly for his lighthearted sex romps with curvy women, Tinto Brass' earliest experimental films were much different. Heres a recipe for a film like "L'Urlo". Take some Fellini, add some Jodorowsky/Arrabal and a little table spoon of Godard for extra kick, stir and you got yourself "L'Urlo". One crazy psychedelic, surrealist anti-war art orgy. A bus is lit on fire! Hippies are chased by riot cops. There's stock footage of Vietnam and other wars with a machine gun showdown! S&M, slapstick sexuality, a man's pursuit of a beautiful lady... abstract art and nudity galore! Most memorable is a man in a gas mask jumping around with nude people while goose feather's fill the air! One amazing experimental protest movie! Rebel art at its finest! The films music and images are amazing! This is one film that screams for a DVD release, not to mention a soundtrack. The one song during the burning bus scene sounded like the punk band "Dead Kennedys", almost 10 years before they were around. This film is pure punk rock, before punk even existed. Who says that political, subversive films can't be fun? This ones a must see!


13 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Anyone saw this movie? creeper_87
Discuss The Howl (1968) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?