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Mariella Valentini ...
Lisa Slivak
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Cyrus Elias ...
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Mariangélica Ayala ...
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Antonella Angelucci ...
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Tullio Cavalli
Vilma Ramia
Enrique Soto
William Berger ...
Salomon Slivak
Gustavo Camacho
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Sosimo Hernandez
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Maya, O Ritual de Fogo  »

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Thrilling atmosphere
13 January 2001 | by (Zürich, Switzerland) – See all my reviews

This Italian horror film delivers a typically stylish atmosphere and thrilling scenes to make it a pleasant experience for every friend of Italian horror films. Director Avallone tells a chilling story about an old Maya curse that breaks loose. Several hapless characters fall victim to it in quite nasty ways. But Avallone focuses more on the uncanny aspects of the plot than on the gore - which doesn't mean that there's no blood flowing here.

Recommended for all horror fans and in my opinion more thrilling than Avallone's better known first horror film "Spettri" (Specters). Rating: 7/10.


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