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David Warbeck stars as an instructor who marries a traumatized, crippled woman. The wife suffers from PTSD and is tormented by a traumatic event that happened in her past. What is even more... See full summary »

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Alberto De Martino (as Martin Herbert)

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Alberto De Martino (as Martin Herbert), Vincenzo Mannino (as Frank Walker)
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Credited cast:
Christina Nagy ... Joanna
David Warbeck ... Craig
Carroll Blumenberg ... Ruth
Rossano Brazzi ... Dr. Sernich
Andrea Bosic Andrea Bosic ... Father Peter
Loris Loddi ... Father Davis
Adriana Giuffrè Adriana Giuffrè
Daniela De Carolis Daniela De Carolis
Rodolfo Ruzza Rodolfo Ruzza
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Antonio Colonnello Antonio Colonnello ... Craig (voice)
Stefania Giacarelli Stefania Giacarelli ... Ruth (voice)
Serena Spaziani Serena Spaziani ... Joanna (voice)
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David Warbeck stars as an instructor who marries a traumatized, crippled woman. The wife suffers from PTSD and is tormented by a traumatic event that happened in her past. What is even more unfortunate is that her marriage is a just part of her maniac husband's evil scheme to kill her for her money. It isn't long before the formula is put into action and the gory body count starts to mount. Written by Jiilo_Kim

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Italy

Language:

English

Release Date:

October 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Formula per un assassinio See more »

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Fulvia Film See more »
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Mono

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Outstanding giallo.
27 December 2001 | by HumanoidOfFleshSee all my reviews

A very suspenseful giallo from the director of "L'Anticristo"(1974),this one begins with a brilliantly-handled sequence involving a priest,a little girl,and a broken doll.However the main story is about maniac(David Warbeck)marrying a traumatized cripple to kill her for her money.The plot,whilst not original,is really suspenseful,the acting is good and there are several skillful and gory murders.The score by Francesco de Massi is quite effective,some of which can also be heard in Lucio Fulci's "The New York Ripper"(1982).Highly recommended for fans of Italian cinema!


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