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Sweets from a Stranger (1987)

Caramelle da uno sconosciuto (original title)
A serial killer is terrifying the prostitutes in a big Italian city. After few barbaric murdering four prostitutes Lena, Angela, Nadine and Stella decide to unify and try to self-defend ... See full summary »

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Lena
Marina Suma ...
Angela
Athina Cenci ...
Nadine
Mara Venier ...
Stella
Laura Betti ...
Jolanda
Anny Papa ...
Monica (as Annie Papa)
Gerardo Amato ...
Il cliente / amante di Angela
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La romana
Maurizio Donadoni ...
L'ispettore di Polizia
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Isa
Lidia Broccolino
Antonella Ponziani ...
La prima vittima
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Claudia (as Alessandra Bonarota)
Ilaria Cecchi ...
Valentina
Luciana Cirenei
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A serial killer is terrifying the prostitutes in a big Italian city. After few barbaric murdering four prostitutes Lena, Angela, Nadine and Stella decide to unify and try to self-defend themselves. The police and all the other prostitutes agree with the four and the hunting is open. Who is the cruel killer? Written by 1felco

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An average Italian giallo about prostitute killer.
17 March 2015 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

A black gloved killer is murdering Italian prostitutes with a razor and a captive bolt gun deathblow.The police in Rome is unable to solve the case,so the prostitutes decide to find the killer themselves.Any stranger could be the killer.Unfortunately Franco Ferrini's "Sweets from a Stranger" pretty much lacks stalk and slash thrills and there are only two razor killings shown.The script focuses more on the lives of prostitutes and there is a little bit of sleaze and nudity.Very nice cameo role of Mario Bava's regular Laura Betti,who plays older independent prostitute and is killed by unknown slasher."Sweets from a Stranger" is quite likable film,but I expected more gore and sleaze.6 razor blades out of 10.


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