Description: Seven stories from Boccaccio’s ‘Decameron’, seven episodes linked together by the presence of the comical duo of Enrico Montesano and Pippo Franco. Impotent and jealous cuckolds, sinful wives, sleazy friars, uninhibited princesses, prostitutes with a heart of gold – all the familiar genre staples are here. Plenty of juicy cleavage on display, nudity too, from an all star female cast.
Description: In late XIX century, rich and bored Maria (Paola Senatore) is after a more sexually interesting life and gets involved with Alessio who shows her other kinds of love. She soon becomes his sex slave but some unexpected consequences will arise from her desperate search for sexual fulfillment.
Description: An Italian high school student becomes infatuated with a woman he sees outside his class window. Her fiancée is in jail for being involved in a radical movement, and she spends much time in court providing moral support. At first she resists the student’s advances, but eventually begins an affair with him. Their situation is condemned by her family and his father, who is the woman’s psychologist.
Description: while on her way from her grandmother, she dreams the sexual pleasures that two hundred years before they were allowed, now, for the sake of excess population, the carnal couplings are prohibited.
Description: Marcello Mastroianni stars in this film which combines much of the 1965 release Paranoia with new footage. A police inspector is told of the bizarre behavior of a pistol-packing papa who shoots blanks at his wife to keep her intimidated. He inserts a real bullet every so often just to let her know she should pay attention. Another story has Mastroianni as a man who tries to sell his blonde wife to a wealthy sheik with a large harem. His wife has her own ideas and sells her husband instead as an addition to a male harem. He is condemned to servitude as the beautiful blonde steps into a luxury car and leaves him in the desert.
Description: Pietro Breccia (Vittorio Gassman), is a man who has long decided to abandon civilization becoming a hermit, leaving behind the strain of modern life and the futility of consumer society and living for years in seclusion on Soratte, near Rome. One day he is discovered by a TV crew that, sniffing the scoop, film a report about him. From that moment, against his will, he gets sucked into civilization.
Also known as: Il fiore dai petali d’acciaio, The Flower with Petals of Steel
Description: Wealthy surgeon Andreas Valenti accidentally kills one of his lovers, Daniella, with an unusual objet d’arte and covers it up by dismembering and disposing of the body never realizing he’s being watched by a stalker the entire time. Daniella’s half-sister, Evelyne, knows he is somehow responsible for the girl’s disappearance and enlists the aid of Inspector Garrano to help prove it. They discover the good doctor had a rich young wife who went insane on her wedding night and was committed to a lunatic asylum; later pronounced cured, she had vanished upon release. Andreas, now being blackmailed with photos of his cover-up crime, also finds himself framed when the flower with petals of steel that did Daniella in is used to murder Evelyne. Having fallen for the dead woman, the Insector won’t stop until he gets to the bottom of the disappearances and deaths
Description: Asso, THE best poker-player in town, was killed in his wedding night, because he won too much against a bad loser. In the ‘final’ game in heaven the clerk on duty also lost, so Asso can come back to this world as a ghost to search for a good man for his wife (widow). Who is good enough for the wife of Asso ?
Also known as: Un complicato intrigo di donne, vicoli e delitti
Description: The vicious drug-related killings of young boys are the fuel that moves this mystery-actioner into high gear. After Annunziata (Angela Molina) opens up a hostel with her friend Antonio (Daniel Ezralow) she is saved from being raped by a Camorra (organized crime) boss when the gangster is suddenly killed. The killer escapes before Annunziata is able to see who it was. Following this murder are several others and always with the same “signature” — a needle through one of the testicles of the victims. Everyone suspects a drug war is on because the slain men are cocaine-heroin pushers. In a subplot, Annunziata’s young son is forced to run drugs , making him the next candidate for murder. As the drug dealers continue to be killed off, the identity of the killer — or killers — slowly becomes obvious.
Description: When Dr. Peter Fales’s (Klaus Kinski) patients start getting annhilated by an unknown serial killer, he and his daughter Alison (Donna Wilkes) both come under suspicion. Part slasher film and part psychological thriller, Schizoid co-stars Marianna Hill as Julie, a syndicated “Dear Abby”-style columnist who also happens to be in one of Dr. Fales’s therapy groups. After she receives several ominous letters she not only wonders if Dr. Fales might be behind the killings, she also starts to suspect her estranged husband.
Also known as: Upperseven, l’uomo da uccidere, Upperseven, the Man to Kill, The Man of a Thousand Masks, Der Mann mit den tausend Masken
Description: A sinister criminal organization plot against the United States. The Intelligence Service puts into action a well-known international spy to solve the case. Paul Hubsschmid is Paul Finney aka Upperseven, master of disguise. He’s out to stop a diamond smuggling operation which fronts for a missile building project.