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The Girl in Room 2A (1974)

La casa della paura (original title)
R | | Mystery, Thriller | July 1974 (USA)
A sadistic killer cult kidnaps and sacrifices beautiful women. A young girl, just paroled from prison, moves into a strange house and appears to be the cult's next victim.

Directors:

William Rose (as William L. Rose), Ramiro Oliveros (uncredited)

Writers:

Gianfranco Baldanello (screenplay), William Rose
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniela Giordano ... Margaret Bradley
Angelo Infanti Angelo Infanti ... Frank Grant
John Scanlon John Scanlon ... Jack Whitman
Rosalba Neri ... Alicia Songbird
Brad Harris ... Charlie
Frank Latimore ... Johnson
Giovanna Galletti ... Mrs. Grant (as Giovanna Galetti)
Dada Gallotti Dada Gallotti ... Claire (as Dada Galotti)
Nuccia Cardinali Nuccia Cardinali ... Mrs. Craig (as Nuccia Cardinale)
Karin Schubert ... Maria
Raf Vallone ... Mr. Dreese
Annamaria Liberati Annamaria Liberati ... (as Anna Maria Liberati)
Salvatore Billa ... Mr. Dreese's chief henchman
Carla Mancini Carla Mancini ... One of the chained-up girls
Domenico Rizzo Domenico Rizzo
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Storyline

A sadistic killer cult kidnaps and sacrifices beautiful women. A young girl, just paroled from prison, moves into a strange house and appears to be the cult's next victim.

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A bold look at the bizarre world of abnormal sexual behavior! See more »

Genres:

Mystery | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian | English

Release Date:

July 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Girl in 2A See more »

Filming Locations:

In. Ci.R. de Paolis, Italy

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 63027 delivered on 22-12-1975. See more »

Alternate Versions

Some VHS releases include a scene in the very beginning showing a woman getting kidnapped and then brutally tortured to death See more »

Connections

Featured in Dusk to Dawn Drive-In Trash-o-Rama Show Vol. 1 (1996) See more »

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Slow but good
12 May 2005 | by SIXGUNFUNSee all my reviews

well now this was not bad but not good... it started off with this girl living in this mysterious house and some really bad death scenes and a killer with a red mask. i remember being about 7 or 8 and seeing a few of the scenes really late on TV one night.. but it was all kind of hard to recall. how ever the thing that saves this little film is the over all creepy way it unfolds its self . it kind of feels like a they were rushed to finish it. anyways ...its kind of hard to get a hold of a copy of it so if you see it maybe it will be worth $$$ to the right horror film buff worth a rent but maybe not worth buying .. only for die hard horror film fans of the 70's


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