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Evil Eye (1975)
"Malocchio" (original title)

 -  Crime | Horror  -  6 February 1975 (Italy)
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The police has to face some extremely brutal murders. How is the rich playboy Peter Crane (Jorge Rivero) involved in this? He suffers from horrible nightmares that make him believe that he is responsible for these murders...

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jorge Rivero ...
Peter Crane
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Dr. Stone
Eduardo Fajardo ...
Walter, the majordomo
Lone Fleming ...
Yvonne Chevrel
Pia Giancaro ...
Tanya
Daniela Giordano ...
Elizabeth Stevens
Luis La Torre ...
Robert Gifford
Flora Marrone
Luciano Pigozzi ...
Derek Stevens (as Alan Collins)
Terele Pávez ...
Walter's wife (as Terele)
Anthony Steffen ...
Inspector Ranieri
Eva Vanicek ...
Sonja
Pilar Velázquez ...
Dr. Sarah Turner
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People around Peter Crane begin dying in mysterious fashion. How is Playboy Peter involved in this? He begins having nightmares dealing with murder...His psychiatrist has no idea of what Peter is suffering from. Even the police are in danger as they start investigating the case. What is the secret of the "Magic Circle"? Written by Anonymous

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Crime | Horror

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6 February 1975 (Italy)  »

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Evil Eye  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Eastmancolor)

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1.85 : 1
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The films Spanish title is Más allá del exorcismo, meaning "Beyond the Exorcism" in English. Though the film features no exorcism at all it was released under this title in Mexico in hopes of following the success of The Exorcist (1973). See more »

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26 October 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Peter Crane (Jorge Rivero, star of the later "Conquest") is a rich womanizing playboy who suffers from a string of vivid nightmares. Peter may or may not also be a murderer in this strange, off-beat, and wildly disjointed Grindhouse curiosity. While a tad hard to follow simply for the logic (or rather lack of), the movie is strangely compelling none the less and is probably best viewed as a product of a bygone era. It more than made up for the sheer tedium that I had experienced when I sat through the previous "Black Candles" skin-flick fiasco.

My Grade: B-

Region 1 DVD Extras: Trailers for "Pick Up", "Legend of Eight Samurai", "Don't Answer the Phone", "Prime Evil", & "Sister Street Fighter" (also the same DVD holds a second feature movie "Black Candles")


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