Showing posts with label Italian. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Italian. Show all posts

Una stagione all’inferno (1970)

Directed by: Nelo Risi
Stars: Terence Stamp, Jean-Claude Brialy, Florinda Bolkan
Language: Italian
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
Also known as: A Season in Hell
DescriptionAbout the last months Arthur Rimbaud spent in Africa before his untimely death (he was only 37), trafficking in arms and maybe in slaves. With a frequent use of flashback earlier moments of Rimbaud’s life are explored: his school years as model student, his meeting in Paris with Paul Verlaine and consequent friendship and homosexual affair, the relocation in England. Terence Stamp, constantly nervous and grinning, is perfect portraying the french poet.

A Brief Vacation (1973)

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica
Stars: Florinda Bolkan, Renato Salvatori, Daniel Quenaud
Language: Italian | Subtitles: English
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Una breve vacanza, Las vacaciones
DescriptionA women lives a miserable life in the basement of her Milan apartment, with her boring inlaws and three children (boys). Her husband has been injured. Her bleak life takes an unexpected turn when she is diagnosed with tuberculosis and has to go to a sanatorium in the Italian Alps. At the medical clinic in Milan she meets young mechanic with the similar health problems. At the sanatorium she meets again the same man and they start a passionate love affair. All good things must come to an end. When she is cured, she has to return to that rathole from which she only briefly emerged.

The Vampire and the Ballerina (1960)

Directed by:  Renato Polselli
Stars:  Hélène Rémy, Tina Gloriani and Walter Brandi
Language:  English, Italian (2tracks) | Subtitles: English
Country:  Italy |  Imdb Info | Dvdrip + Dvd
Also known as:  L’amante del vampiro, The Vampire’s Lover
Description:  A troupe of beautiful young dancers find themselves stranded in a sinister, spooky old castle, not knowing that it is home to a group of vampires.

Spy in Your Eye (1965)

Directed by: Vittorio Sala
Stars: Brett Halsey, Pier Angeli, Gastone Moschin
Language: English, Italian (2tracks)
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Berlino – Appuntamento per le spie, Bang You’re Dead, Epitaph for a Spy
DescriptionIn this espionage drama, a leading American spy has a miniature camera surgically implanted in his eye, unbeknownst to him, and with it photographs secrets for the Russians, helping them gather information about a newly created death ray. The scientist who created it knew the secret could fall into enemy hands and so placed his secret plans into the skull of his unknowing daughter before he died. Meanwhile another spy begins following her.

Battle of the Godfathers (1973)

Directed by: Jürgen Roland
Stars: Herbert Fleischmann, Henry Silva, Patrizia Gori
Language: Italian (Dvdrip) , English (Tvrip) , English, German (DVD)
Country: Germany | Imdb Info | Dvdrip + Tvrip + DVD
Also known as: Zinksärge für die Goldjungen, The Racketeer, Il re della mala
DescriptionHenry Silva as mafia hot shot Luca Messina who comes to Hamburg with the main intention of taking it over. However, the local German crime lord isn’t particularly down with Mr Messina’s plan and a bloody gang war ensues.

Vengeance is Mine (1968)

Directed by: Giovanni Fago
Stars: Gianni Garko, Carlo Gaddi, Claudio Camaso
Language: Italian, German (2tracks) | Subtitles: English, German
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Per 100.000 dollari t’ammazzo, For One Hundred Thousand Dollars for a Killing, $100,000 for a Killing
DescriptionJohnny Forest, bounty hunter, attempts to carry out his mother’s dying wish that he bring in his outlaw brother, Clint, alive. On the run from Jurago, a former partner he has crossed, Clint accepts Johnny’s help, and agrees to surrender ….. for now.

Blindman (1971)

Directed by: Ferdinando Baldi
Stars: Tony Anthony, Ringo Starr, Lloyd Battista
Language: English, Italian (2tracks)  Subtitles: English [srt]
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
DescriptionA blind, but deadly, gunman, is hired to escort fifty mail order brides to their miner husbands. His business partners double cross him, selling the women to bandit Domingo. Blindman heads into Mexico in pursuit.

My Wife Goes Back to School (1981)

Directed by: Giuliano Carnimeo
Stars: Renzo Montagnani, Carmen Russo, Cinzia de Ponti
Language: Italian
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Mia moglie torna a scuola
DescriptionAristide Buratti (Montagnani) is a wealthy grocer married to attractive Valentina (Russo). Although they seem to have a happy marriage, Valentina feels herself culturally inferior because she is a high school dropout. Despite her husband’s objections, she enrolls at a private boarding lycée for her Maturità. Valentina thinks her natural charms will bring her success before the examination board and she inevitably becomes the centre of attraction for the school staff, particularly nerdy teacher Pier Capponi (Enzo Robutti). On the other hand, Aristide gets increasingly jealous of Valentina. He now seeks to infiltrate the school in disguise and starts bribing the janitor (Toni Ucci) to serve this end.

Sodomas Ghost (1988)

Directed by: Lucio Fulci
Stars: Claudio Aliotti, Maria Concetta Salieri, Robert Egon
Language: English, Italian (2tracks)
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Il fantasma di Sodoma
DescriptionThe spirits of Nazis who were killed by bombs while having an orgy return 50 years later to terrorize a group of six teens who stumble upon the house of their death site.

A Man Called Blade (1977)

Directed by: Sergio Martino
Stars: Maurizio Merli, John Steiner, Sonja Jeannine
Language: English, Italian (2tracks) | Subtitles: English [srt]
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Mannaja
DescriptionA bounty hunter arrives in a mining town and is hired to track down the missing daughter of the town’s crippled mayor and learns she has been kidnapped by the mayor’s corrupt right-hand-man and a band of outlaws he is secretly working for.

The Only Game in Town (1970)

Directed by: George Stevens
Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Warren Beatty, Charles Braswell
Language: English, Italian (2tracks)
Country: Usa | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as:L’unico gioco in città
DescriptionWhile waiting in vain for her married lover to get a divorce, Fran Walker, a lonely chorus girl approaching middle age, falls for Joe Grady, a frustrated musician and compulsive gambler who dreams of escaping Las Vegas for fame and fortune in New York City.

The Possessed (1965)

Directed by: Luigi Bazzoni, Franco Rossellini
Stars: Peter Baldwin, Salvo Randone, Valentina Cortese
Language: Spanish, Italian (tracks) | Subtitles: English, Spanish
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: La donna del lago, The Lady of the Lake
DescriptionA visitor arrives in a small Italian village looking for a woman. Residents tell him that she committed suicide but there’s more to the mystery than they’re letting on. Meanwhile, a strange woman walks by the lake.

Madeleine, anatomia di un incubo (1974)

Directed by: Roberto Mauri
Stars: Camille Keaton, Riccardo Salvino, Paola Senatore
Language: Italian | Subtitles: English [srt]
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
Also known as: Madeline, Study of a Nightmare
DescriptionA young woman is tormented by nightmares of her miscarriage. She becomes unfaithful to her husband and meets various lovers. Eventually, reality begins to unfurl around her.

Mean Tricks (1992)

Directed by: Umberto Lenzi
Stars: Charles Napier, Stefano Sabelli, Iris Peynado
Language: English, Italian (2tracks)
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Tvrip
Also known as: Hornsby e Rodriguez – sfida criminale
DescriptionAn alcoholic, drug wars lost his wife, an American ex-FBI agent Hornsby (Charles Napier) arrives in South America to investigate a former partner behind the mess left by soon and combine forces with a young detective Rodriguez (Stefano Sabelli) with a mysterious criminal jallittaakseen the Emperor, known as Cobra.

The Sicilian Checkmate (1972)

Directed by: Florestano Vancini
Stars: Enrico Maria Salerno, Gastone Moschin, Riccardo Cucciolla
Language: English, Italian (2tracks) | Subtitles: English [for Italian parts]
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
Also known as: La violenza: Quinto potere
Description: Taking place almost entirely during a murder trial, the film details in significant detail the deep roots sunk by organised crime in the business and political life of Sicily