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Phantom of Death (1988)
"Un delitto poco comune" (original title)

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Police Comissioner Datti is investigating the murder of a female doctor whose murderer seems to be a thirty-fivish year old man. Soon another murder follows: Pianist Robert Dominici's ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Robert Dominici
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Hélène Martell
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Inspector Datti
Mapi Galán ...
Susanna
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Davide
Renato Cortesi ...
Agent Marchi
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Gloria Datti
Carola Stagnaro ...
Dr. Carla Pesenti
Daniele Brado ...
Dr. Vanni
Caterina Boratto ...
Robert's Mother
Lewis E. Ciannelli ...
Chief Physician (as Lewis Eduardo Ciannelli)
Renata Dal Pozzo ...
Agent Corsi
Giovanni Lombardo Radice ...
Father Giuliano
Gianni Franco ...
Inspector
Marino Masé ...
Expert on aging
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Police Comissioner Datti is investigating the murder of a female doctor whose murderer seems to be a thirty-fivish year old man. Soon another murder follows: Pianist Robert Dominici's girlfriend is found killed. The killer also challenges Datti on the phone and says he can't be caught since he has a secret which makes him invulnerable. In the meantime the clues seems to point in strange directions... Written by Salvatore Santangelo <pappagone2@libero.it>

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Good Ruggero Deodato horror...
13 October 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I thought that was a very good film (Micheal York) stars as a piano genius called Robert Dominci, who suddenly contracts a devastating disease which ages him rapidly. A decaying Robert not knowing that he does not have very long to live starts to commit a vicious slaughter on anyone who finds about his disease. This film was very gory in places. I thought that (Micheal York) who played Robert in the film was a very good actor. Donald Pleasence(Halloween) stars as Police Inspector Datti who is trying hard to put an end to all the violence that Robert Dominci has committed.This was a good horror film directed by Ruggero Deodato, who directed other horror film such as, (Cannibal Holocaust)and (New York Ripper)I though that this was a good horror film in the end.


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