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Nothing Underneath (1985)
"Sotto il vestito niente" (original title)

R  |   |  Thriller  |  7 November 1985 (Italy)
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Thriller in Milan, Italy, where a serial killer uses scissors to assassinate top-models. A Yellowstone park ranger, from Usa, arrives in the city to protect his sister, but she has vanished... See full summary »

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Thriller in Milan, Italy, where a serial killer uses scissors to assassinate top-models. A Yellowstone park ranger, from Usa, arrives in the city to protect his sister, but she has vanished. The guy will meet a lot of people and will know the (sometimes dangerous) world of international jet-set. But soon the killer will search for him too... Written by <timetolose@yahoo.com>

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Chasing fame is murder.

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7 November 1985 (Italy)  »

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Bajo el vestido, nada  »

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Michelangelo Antonioni was asked to direct the movie, but he turned down. See more »

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Followed by Sotto il vestito niente - L'ultima sfilata (2011) See more »

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Written by Benny Andersson, Tim Rice & Björn Ulvaeus
Sung by Murray Head
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Solid giallo with style
13 November 2002 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

Okay, I admit: the eighties is a guilty pleasure for me and most of of the horror movies I watch are from those years.

I´m very fond of giallos from the eightes and this is one of my guilty pleasures. Not as good and stylish as You´ll die at midnight, but good entertainment and quite a good story.

Someone is killing models in Milano and the brother to one of them comes to town to find out what happened to his sister. He get´s help from the soon-to-retired police Donald Pleasence. Because he and his sister are twins, he can sense things that happened to her and that helps him a lot during the investigation.

Carlo Vanzinas direction is simple and very effective and he makes the movie work. I enjoyed his work before, the strange espionage-giallo Mystère (with Janet Ågren, Carol Bouchet and John Steiner).

Blood? Yes, a small amount is shed with happiness and those scenes look really good. But most of the stuff is off screen or just not-so-graphic.

The ending is fabulous, I love the use of slowmo there.

Recommended for the die hard giallo-fans :)


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