Patrick Still Lives (1980)
"Patrick vive ancora" (original title)

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A bedridden psycho is able to receive evil "vibrations" from hardened criminals and use them for his telekinetic powers.



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Complete credited cast:
Sacha Pitoëff ...
Dr. Herschel (as Sacha Pitoeff)
Gianni Dei ...
Mariangela Giordano ...
Stella Randolph (as Maria Angela Giordan)
Carmen Russo ...
Cheryl Kraft
Paolo Giusti ...
David Davis
Franco Silva ...
Lyndon Kraft
John Benedy ...
Peter Suniak
Anna Veneziano ...
Andrea Belfiore ...
Lydia Grant (uncredited)


Patrick, a young man whose father runs a remote spa, is injured in a roadside incident and is in a coma. Some years later, during the off season, five people arrive at the clinic - an ambitious politician and his wife, a swimming star who's the son of a wealthy investor, and a tough-talking man and woman who arrive together but sleep in separate rooms. They're greeted by Lydia, the doctor's new assistant, and by two viciously barking dogs. The dogs' keeper warns Davis, the swimmer, to leave. In a locked part of the clinic, Patrick is in bed, wired to three comatose bodies. What sinister purpose does the doctor have? One by one, the guests meet trouble. Does Patrick have feelings? Written by <>

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15 May 1980 (Italy)  »

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Patrick Is Still Alive  »

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Professor Herschell: [English subtitles] It is clear that Mr. Cough's death was due to a fatality.
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25 September 2000 | by (Zürich, Switzerland) – See all my reviews

This inofficial sequel to the "über-boring" Australian wannabe-thriller "Patrick" is one of the sleaziest movies ever made. Hardly surprising if you take a look at the director's name: Mario Landi, the director of the even sleazier "Giallo a Venezia". Landi delivers lots of naked (female) flesh, lots of senseless dialogue and plenty of gratuitous gore-scenes. The dubious highlight: A woman gets impaled from her genitalia upwards through her mouth. Sounds sick, eh? But the effects - the afore mentioned one in particular - are so badly executed that their impact equals zero. All in all a tedious waste of time, even in the rare uncut version. 3 out of 10, though.

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