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The Prince of Terror (1988)

Il maestro del terrore (original title)
Il Maestro del Terrore è il regista Vincent Omen, originario della Romania, e che ha fatto fortuna dirigendo film dell'orrore. Vive con la moglie e la figlia in una bella villa isolata. Ma ... See full summary »

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Il Maestro del Terrore è il regista Vincent Omen, originario della Romania, e che ha fatto fortuna dirigendo film dell'orrore. Vive con la moglie e la figlia in una bella villa isolata. Ma quando fa licenziare lo sceneggiatore Paul, fatti strani iniziano ad accadere. Mentre gioca a golf la pallina sparisce, tornato a casa la porta del garage è bloccata, riceve una misteriosa telefonata e durante la cene con gli ospiti manca la luce, scoppia un piccolo incendio e ritrova la pallina da golf persa nel pomeriggio. Vogliono solo spaventarlo? E chi? Written by Baldinotto da Pistoia

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16 October 2009 (Philippines)  »

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Somewhere between a time-waster and a waste of time
9 September 2015 | by (NYC suburbs) – See all my reviews

Life imitates art when a famous horror director and his family are terrorized by the screenwriter he recently fired. The screenwriter is out to prove his lame scenarios really are scary but if this teleplay is any indication, he deserved the ax. There's only one (half-way decent, at least) kill and a twist ending but that's not enough to recommend it, especially in light of the awful '80s hairdos and decor on display. God, what an ugly decade that was. Lamberto isn't the director his dad, "Maestro Of The Macabre" Mario Bava, was but, hey, it's only a TV movie that falls somewhere between a time waster and a waste of time.


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