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Riccardo Serventi Longhi
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A church is built during medieval times on top of a pile of dead bodies that were considered possessed. Hundreds of years later a young librarian unleashes the evil within, by removing a rock in the catacombs. Series of events occur meanwhile, everybody just does not seem to be the same. Father Gus is the only one not possessed, he must save the city from becoming a pandemonium, he must find the ancient secret of the church so it can crumble to pieces. Written by
This work o Michele Soavi looks like stilistic exercise - plot is pretty weak but camera work is simply AMAZING! Movie contains one of the best steadycam and crane shots I've ever seen! But poor story definitely does not improve entire impression...
Anyway, mood, atmosphere and stunning camera work are really remarkable and worth seeing and that keeps movie from falling down.
Still, Dellamorte Dellamore is the best Soavi's movie I've seen although camera work here is much better.
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