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The Editor (2014)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Crime, Horror | 18 October 2014 (USA)
A film editor gets embroiled in a string of murders.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Paz de la Huerta ... Josephine Jardin
Adam Brooks Adam Brooks ... Rey Ciso
Matthew Kennedy Matthew Kennedy ... Peter Porfiry
Conor Sweeney Conor Sweeney ... Cal Konitz
Udo Kier ... Dr. Casini
Laurence R. Harvey ... Father Clarke
Jerry Wasserman ... Police Chief O'Connor
Samantha Hill ... Bella
Kevin Anderson Kevin Anderson ... Francesco Mancini
Brett Donahue ... Claudio Berti
Tristan Risk ... Veronica
Dan Bern Dan Bern ... Umberto Fantori
Sheila Campbell Sheila Campbell ... Margarit Porfiry (as Sheila E. Campbell)
Brent Neale Brent Neale ... Giancarlo Gallo
Jasmine Mae Jasmine Mae ... Jasmine Rain
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Storyline

Rey Ciso was once the greatest editor the world had ever seen. Since a horrific accident left him with four wooden fingers on his right hand, he's had to resort to cutting pulp films and trash pictures. When the lead actors from the film he's been editing turn up murdered at the studio, Rey is fingered as the number one suspect. The bodies continue to pile up in this absurdist giallo-thriller as Rey struggles to prove his innocence and learn the sinister truth lurking behind the scenes.

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Montazysta See more »

Filming Locations:

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada See more »

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CAD 130,000 (estimated)
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Dolby

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Rolfie, Margarit Porfiry's (Sheila Campbell) seeing eye dog in the film, is the actress' real-life pet dog. See more »

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References Hitch-Hike (1977) See more »

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Fire Switch
Written by Trevor Tuminski and Norman Orenstein (SOCAN) Performed by Trevor Tuminski and Norman Orenstein
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Giallo spoof
16 September 2015 | by trashgangSee all my reviews

If you never have seen those old school Italian horrors called Giallo then you will never understand this flick. The way the sound was created (overdubbed?), the score, the editing, the lighting it all referred to the seventies galore of the Italian genre.

The story itself is what it should make funny, sometimes it was sometimes it didn't work at all. But overall this flick delivers on gore. The effects are top-notch. But again, it's the story that tears it a bit down. You can refer to those classics but don't exaggerate. After half an hour you have seen it all on that part. So if you aren't into Giallo's then this isn't going to be your thing, for the geeks they will search to all those references made towards the classics, I did, and get lost of the story somehow and that isn't good news. But it contains what makes a good Giallo, the glove, the POV from the knife, the eye stabbing and of course a lot of gratuitous nudity.

But the story guys....

Gore 1,5/5 Nudity 2,5/5 Effects 4/5 Story 2/5 Comedy 0,5/5


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