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A Hora do Medo (1986)

| Horror | 1986 (Brazil)
In São Paulo, Alberto is an insane and sadistic man that kills women, and lives with his mother that covers all his mess. When he kills his mother's employee Eliana, stabbing her in the ... See full summary »
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Credited cast:
Jota Alves
Regina Andrion
Fabricio Cavalcanti
Francisco Cavalcanti
Jesse James Costa
Clery Cunha
Maria Edelgunde
Albert Karlinski
Waldemar Laurentis
Walter Laurentis
José Mojica Marins
Marthus Mathias
Turíbio Ruiz
Darcy Silva
Ely Silva
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In São Paulo, Alberto is an insane and sadistic man that kills women, and lives with his mother that covers all his mess. When he kills his mother's employee Eliana, stabbing her in the bathtub, they bury her in the backyard of their house. Eliana's fiancé unsuccessfully seeks her out and when Alberto's mother advertises that she needs a driver, he applies for the job to sneak around the real estate trying to find Eliana. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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A Gore Thriller by Francisco Cavalcanti and José Mojica Marins
19 August 2011 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

In São Paulo, Alberto is an insane and sadistic man that kills women and lives with his mother that covers all his mess. When he kills his mother's employee Eliana, stabbing her in the bathtub, they bury her in the backyard of their house. Eliana's fiancé unsuccessfully seeks her out and when Alberto's mother advertises that she needs a driver, he applies for the job to sneak around the real estate trying to find Eliana,

"A Hora do Medo" is a gore thriller by Francisco Cavalcanti and José Mojica Marins. The original story directed by Francisco Cavalcanti had explicit sex and consequently problems with the censorship. Francisco Cavalcanti invited José Mojica "Coffin Joe" Marins to replace the pornographic sequences by violence and gore. My vote is five.

Title (Brazil): "A Hora do Medo" ("The Hour of the Fear")


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