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A Quiet Place to Kill (1970)
"Paranoia" (original title)

 -  Drama | Thriller  -  1973 (USA)
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A race-car driver whose life, both personal and professional, is in a rapid downfall is invited by her ex-husband's new wife to stay at their plush estate. The two women form a bond, and ... See full summary »

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Helen
Jean Sorel ...
Maurice Sauvage
Luis Dávila ...
Albert Duchamps
Alberto Dalbés ...
Dr. Harry Webb
Marina Coffa ...
Susan Sauvage
Anna Proclemer ...
Constance Sauvage
Hugo Blanco
Lisa Halvorsen ...
Solange (as Liz Halvorsen)
Manuel Díaz Velasco ...
Miguel
Jacques Stany ...
James
Rossana Rovere ...
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Calisto Calisti ...
Doctor
Alfonso de la Vega ...
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Miguel Beltrán
Gaspar Forteza ...
1st Cop
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A race-car driver whose life, both personal and professional, is in a rapid downfall is invited by her ex-husband's new wife to stay at their plush estate. The two women form a bond, and it's not long before their mutual dislike for the husband culminates into a plan to kill him. As it turns out, though, they're not alone in plotting murder. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Final part of a trilogy also including Paranoia (1969) and So Sweet... So Perverse (1969). See more »

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Referenced in Death Proof (2007) See more »

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Written by Douglas Fowlkes and Piero Umiliani
Performed by Wess & the Airedales
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'Another splendid gialli from the master of sexual intrigue'
23 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

Another splendid gialli from the master of sexual intrigue Umberto Lenzi. Many say that this is inferior to his 'Orgasmo' (1969) but it many ways I find it to be of equal merit. Righteous lounge-core soundtrack and another winning performance from one of the true divas of gialli, Carrol Baker. Yet again, Baker suffers at the hands of a scheming; cock sure male; this time a particularly suave and dashing Marc Porel; a man seemingly born to wear pastel v-neck sweaters. His preference for Val Donican's wardrobe does little to mute his excellent performance as a Machiavellian, libidinous, uber-playboy, which is exemplary; making the twist-laden 'a quiet place to kill' a must see for Lenzi-Gialli-Baker fans.


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