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Five Women for the Killer (1974)
"5 donne per l'assassino" (original title)

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Thriller about a reporter who comes home from an overseas assignment to find his baby in the hospital and his wife dead. The baby isn't his, the reporter learns from his doctor friend Lydia... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Francis Matthews ...
Giorgio Pisani
Pascale Rivault ...
Dr. Lydia Franzi
Giorgio Albertazzi ...
Prof. Aldo Betti
Howard Ross ...
Police inspector
Katia Christine ...
Alba Galli
Catherine Diamant ...
Oriana
Gabriella Lepori ...
Sophia
Maria Cumani Quasimodo ...
Marta
Tom Felleghy ...
Newspaper Editor-in-Chief
Lia Bresciani
Carla Mancini
Lorenzo Piani
Ennia Rossetto
Alessandro Quasimodo ...
(as Sandro Quasimodo)
Milva Bonamone
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Thriller about a reporter who comes home from an overseas assignment to find his baby in the hospital and his wife dead. The baby isn't his, the reporter learns from his doctor friend Lydia Franzi, as he is quite sterile. Reporter Giorgio and Lydia soon become lovers, and she narrowly escapes the brutal hands of the murderer (or murderers) who claims several other victims in shockingly violent fashion. Written by Ørnås

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4 December 1974 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Amar Foi a Sua Perdição  »

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Five women for the killer.
7 May 2010 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

In Stelvio Massi's rare giallo "Five Women for the Killer" the mysterious and psychologically disturbed slasher kills women by cutting them from clitoris to stomach.All the victims are slashed naked and one murder is pretty strong and leaves nothing to the imagination.Very unusual and complex giallo with plenty of nudity and rather unmemorable music composed by Giorgio Gaslini Quartet.The plot moves swiftly,but there is not much suspense.The cast includes Howard Ross as Commissioner of Police and 80's porno queen Ilona Staller."Five Women for the Killer" is a valid film only for giallo completists.6 out of 10.


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