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Passi di danza su una lama di rasoio (1973)

A photographer named Kitty (Susan Scott) watched through a tourist telescope the killing of a woman through the window of a nearby house. She is unable to get a clear view of the killer's ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Hoffmann ...
Alberto Morosini
Nieves Navarro ...
Kitty (as Susan Scott)
George Martin ...
Inspector Merughi
Anuska Borova ...
Lidia Arrighi & Silvia Arrighi
Serafino Profumo
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Marco
Anna Liberati ...
Secretary at dance academy
Rosita Torosh ...
Nina Ferretti
Cristina Tamborra ...
Magda Hopkins
Nerina Montagnani ...
Marta
Orlando Baralla ...
Generale
Gianni Pulone ...
Fireman (as Giovanni Pulone)
Salvatore Borghese ...
Asdrubale Magno (as Salvatore Borgese)
Rodolfo Lolli ...
Lolli - the Inspector's assistant
Carlo Carli
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A photographer named Kitty (Susan Scott) watched through a tourist telescope the killing of a woman through the window of a nearby house. She is unable to get a clear view of the killer's face, she reported the incident to the police and soon other witnesses who saw the killer fled are brutally murder, will Kitty be the next victim? Written by jairhcastillo

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Screaming can't save you from his steely blade.


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5 January 1973 (Italy)  »

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Death Carries a Cane  »

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ESP 11,919,640 (Spain)
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1.85 : 1
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Pretty stylish and suspenseful Italian giallo.
17 August 2004 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

Ketty,a photographer living in Rome,accidentally witnesses the murder of a young woman at the hands of a razor-wielding black-gloved killer.Ketty and her fiance,Alberto,go to the police-only to learn that two other witnesses to the crime have been slashed to death.Ketty fears that she will be the next victim when her ballerina friend Magda is brutally killed by the same elusive culprit.The police are baffled,unable to find a motive.It is Alberto who discovers the connection:all the murdered girls were dancers.Investigating further,Ketty finds a photo identifying the killer.But before she can warn Alberto,Ketty is trapped in a lonely greenhouse,stalked by the vicious madman!"Tormentor" is a pretty stylish Italian giallo that features plenty of graphic violence and nudity.The film is quite suspenseful and there are some bloody razor slashings.So if you're a fan of Italian giallos give it a look.8 out of 10.


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