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Arcane Sorcerer (1996)

L'arcano incantatore (original title)
A seminary student, Giacomo Vigetti, is convicted by the Papal State of seducing a young girl. He is forced to flee and takes refuge with an excommunicated priest. Unfortunately, the priest... See full summary »

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Carlo Cecchi ...
Arcano Incantatore
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Giacomo Vigetti
Arnaldo Ninchi ...
Aoledo
Andrea Scorzoni ...
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Renzo Rinaldi
Massimo Sarchielli
Saverio Laganà
Clelia Bernacchi
Imelde Marani
Linda Gucciardo
Elena De Chirico
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A seminary student, Giacomo Vigetti, is convicted by the Papal State of seducing a young girl. He is forced to flee and takes refuge with an excommunicated priest. Unfortunately, the priest was excommunicated for experimenting with the black arts. And soon Giacomo wishes they'd never met. Written by Anonymous

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An excellent movie, exploring the meaning of death.
7 January 2003 | by (Firenze, Italy) – See all my reviews

An excellent horror movie, in my opinion, thanks to a lesson that appears to have been forgotten by Hollywood. There's no blood, no gore, and preciously few special effects.

There's just a tight plot and three people in front of that deep mystery which is death. Obscure forces are at work around the main characters, but are they real or just in the characters' minds? Even in the final climax the viewer is left with this unanswered question for the viewer to ponder - as a good movie should do.


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