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Cold Eyes of Fear (1971)

Gli occhi freddi della paura (original title)
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Respectable lawyer Peter picks up Anna, an Italian woman of dubious virtue, from the club and takes her back to his Uncle's place. They soon discover they are not alone. A gunman Quill (Julian Mateos), is waiting for them.

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Frank Wolff ...
Arthur Welt
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Juez Flower
Julián Mateos ...
Quill
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Nightclub Actress (as Karyn Schubert)
Leonardo Scavino ...
Hawkins the butler (as Leon Lenoir)
Franco Marletta
Gianni Garko ...
Peter Flower
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Respectable lawyer Peter picks up Anna, an Italian woman of dubious virtue, from the club and takes her back to his Uncle's place. They soon discover they are not alone. A gunman Quill (Julian Mateos), is waiting for them.

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Answer him before he does it in his pants.
27 May 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Maybe more of a crime thriller than true Giallo. I am really not sure how this got into my queue unless I was looking for Ennio Morricone's music. At least it had a flashy intro that puts Elvira to shame.

If nothing else, the movie starts with a great nightclub show featuring Karin Schubert. Almost worth the price of admission itself.

After the show, Peter (Gianni Garko) snatches Anna (Giovanna Ralli) from her date and takes her home where an intruder (Julián Mateos) is determined to spoil his evening.

It's all about Arthur Welt (Frank Wolff) and his search for evidence that will exonerate him. There is little action and a whole lot of talking.


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