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The Torturer (2005)

The twenty-four year-old aspirant actress Ginette Cazonni goes to an audition with the underground director Alex Scerba and they have one night stand. Ginette finds one earring identical to... See full summary »

Director:

Lamberto Bava

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Lamberto Bava (screenplay), Diego Cestino (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
María Blanco-Fafián María Blanco-Fafián ... Sehare
Elena Bouryka Elena Bouryka ... Ginette
Carla Cassola Carla Cassola ... Carla Sherba
Simone Corrente Simone Corrente ... Alex
Valeria Cramerotti Valeria Cramerotti
Emilio De Marchi ... Moscale
Daniela Giorgini Daniela Giorgini
Alevtyna Huzar Alevtyna Huzar
Martina Micozzi Martina Micozzi
Antonella Salvucci
Eleonora Sannibale Eleonora Sannibale
Alessandro Santini Alessandro Santini
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The twenty-four year-old aspirant actress Ginette Cazonni goes to an audition with the underground director Alex Scerba and they have one night stand. Ginette finds one earring identical to the one that belongs to her friend Marzia Foster that has been missing for three days on the stage and keeps it with her. Alex invites Ginette to go to his studio and they go to an isolated house where she meets Alex's deranged mother and his stepfather and producer, but soon Ginette returns home. When she calls Marzia again, she learns that her friend had also gone to an audition with Alex and has never returned home. Ginette suspects that Alex might have abducted her friend and she decides to break in Alex's parental house to investigate and she finds Marzia's fate. Meanwhile three other women go to the theater to have an audition with Alex and they are tortured. Will Ginette have the same destiny of the other women? Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian | English

Release Date:

December 2005 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

A Tortura See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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pretty bland exploitation...
19 October 2010 | by ultra_tippergoreSee all my reviews

The Torturer is an Italian rip-off, knock-off in the torture mainstream movies trend that Saw and Hostel begins. This time, Lamberto Bava (the son of the great Mario Bava and the maker of the amazing gore movie Demons) directs this movie about beautiful babes being tortured by a psycho snuff filmmaker. Thats all about the plot, and, who needs a plot in this kind of movies? nobody. The main problem with The Torturer is that its like a PG-13 movie. Not much blood or gore here, not a lot of nudity or sex. The girls are really beautiful, porn star-looking some of them and models others(the main babe is really beautiful) but this movie is too bland. And thats a shame because Italian cinema uses to make rip-offs with lots of gore and T & A. Not the case here, just an average movie, nothing memorable here.


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