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Delirium (1987)
"Le foto di Gioia" (original title)

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This spaghetti horror's storyline revolves around a former hooker (Grandi) running a successful men's magazine. An obsessed admirer systematically slaughters her models (occasionally ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Gioia (It.) / Gloria (Eng.)
Daria Nicolodi ...
Evelyn
Vanni Corbellini ...
Tony
David Brandon ...
Roberto
George Eastman ...
Alex
Trine Michelsen ...
Kim (as Katrine Michelsen)
Karl Zinny ...
Mark
Lino Salemme ...
Inspector Corsi
Sabrina Salerno ...
Sabrina
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Flora
Loredana Petricca
Lionello Pio Di Savoia
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(as Béatrice Kruger)
Gianni Franco
Marcia Sedoc ...
Kelly
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This spaghetti horror's storyline revolves around a former hooker (Grandi) running a successful men's magazine. An obsessed admirer systematically slaughters her models (occasionally increasing the magazine's output) and supplies the mistress with pictures of their disfigured corpses taken in front of her semi-nude posters visible in the background. Is she going to be the psycho's next victim? Written by Igor Shvetsov <igoryok@dialup.ptt.ru>

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3 April 1987 (Italy)  »

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Delirium: Photo of Gioia  »

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Shooting began on 15th September 1986. See more »

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Not much going for it ***SPOILERS***
19 November 2004 | by (Florida) – See all my reviews

Delirium is an odd piece of horror, with it's strange "death" symbolisms (I'm guessing thats all part of the giallo style) and it's even stranger characters. I rather enjoyed the death scenes and the different ways the killer decided to off the models (especially a certain scene purtaining to bees), I didn't, however, like the acting of these said models. I found them all to be heavily amateurish and in desperate need of acting classes. Of course, how COULD one possibly act well with a piece of cr@p script. On the other hand, maybe thats what made this movie so horrific, the lacking dialogue between the characters. Overall I gave this film a 4/10. For me, the only things good about it were the creative deaths, the lead female's body (I do have to admit she has a gorgeous body. And no I am not gay, but it's OK to compliment no?) and the ending...with the...well...for those that saw it you know what I am talking about.


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