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I frati rossi (1988)

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A young woman weds a seemingly charming young man, and moves into his ancient mansion. She quickly learns to hate the old mansion and its inhabitants, while she gets frustrated with her ... See full summary »

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Gerardo Amato ...
Robert Gherghi
Lara Wendel ...
Ramona Icardi
Malisa Longo ...
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Chuck Valenti ...
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Lodorisio, the Lord
Mary Maxwell ...
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Gaetano Russo ...
Riccardo Gherghi (as Ronald Russo)
Ludovico Della Jojo ...
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A young woman weds a seemingly charming young man, and moves into his ancient mansion. She quickly learns to hate the old mansion and its inhabitants, while she gets frustrated with her husband's secrecy on his late night activities and the contents of the dungeon below. As heads begin to roll she discovers about her husband's past and his connection to some cult called the Red Monks. However, wait till he finds about HER past. Written by Parca Mortem <icy_shadow@rocketmail.com>

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Was released in Germany with the gonzo tagline "Das Meisterwerk von Lucio Fulci" (=The Masterpiece of Lucio Fulci), even though Fulci was just one of the movie's producers and had nothing much to do with the final product. See more »

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Mediocre Italian horror produced by Lucio Fulci.
18 July 2006 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

A newlywed couple move into an old Italian castle.Soon the wife becomes suspicious of the husband's constant disappearances deep into the environs of their new home and decides to investigate.She discovers that in her home exists an ancient evil cult of devil worshipping monks.Descendants of the Knights Templar,this secret society of Satanists perform their diabolical rituals in the castle's catacombs and seek out the blood of virgins to complete their sacrificial killings."The Red Monks" by Gianni Martucci is a pretty boring horror film.This forgettable satanic horror is surprisingly low on gore or scares:the only saving grace of it is a decent amount of female nudity.The special effects are crude and amateurish and the performances are mediocre at their best.Give it a look only if you are a rabid Fulci completist.6 out of 10 and that's being generous.


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