Showing posts with label Italy. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Italy. Show all posts

Europa canta (1966)

Directed by: José Luis Merino
Stars: Vivi Bach, Gustavo Rojo, Thomas Alder
Language: Spanish
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Tvrip
Description Little Europe, a town in the American West, is chosen as the site for a European Music Festival to be internationally broadcast via television . The peace of the village is put in jeopardy when it comes to electing judges because the dormant antagonisms of the descendants of Italian, Spanish, French and Germans will be awakened, but the good sheriff easily resolves the dispute. Then the problem becomes more acute when the lawyer Betty, a comely young lady, who is late in coming to the event because she was seized by the henchmen of an industry bully who wants to influence the victory of one of his favorite songs.

The Dolls (1965)

Directed by: Mauro Bolognini, Luigi Comencini, 2 more
Stars: Virna Lisi, Nino Manfredi, Alicia Brandet
Language: English, Italian (2tracks) | Subtitles: English, Italian [srt]
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Le bambole, Four Kinds of Love
DescriptionFour different facets of love Italian-style provide the basis of this episodic film. The vignettes are “The Phone,” about a woman so busy talking on the phone that she fails to notice that her husband is having sex with a neighbor; “Treatise on Eugenics,” the chronicle of a Swedish girl’s search for the perfect sire; “The Soup,” about a wife’s attempts to get rid of her husband’s corpse; and “Monsignor Cupid,” which follows the attempts of a concierge to seduce a handsome young man.

Taste for Killing (1966)

Directed by: Tonino Valerii
Stars: Craig Hill, George Martin, Piero Lulli
Language: English
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Per il gusto di uccidere
DescriptionDubious Bounty Killer Hank Fellows tracks bank stage coaches to observe them being robbed. Only afterwards does he move in on the bandits to collect his reward. The manager of the Omaha city bank persuades him to accept double the reward money on his last job if, this time, Fellows will prevent a threatened robbery taking place at all.

An Angel for Satan (1966)

Directed by: Camillo Mastrocinque
Stars: Barbara Steele, Claudio Gora, Ursula Davis
Language: Italian | Subtitles: English [srt]
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Un angelo per Satana
DescriptionAt the end of the 19th century, in a little Italian village by a lake an old statue is recovered. Soon a series of crimes start and the superstitious people of the village believe that the statue carries an ancient malediction

The Ten Gladiators (1963)

Directed by: Gianfranco Parolini
Stars: Roger Browne, José Greci, Dan Vadis
Language: English
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: I dieci gladiatori
DescriptionRoccia and a band of fellow gladiators join forces with a patrician named Glaucus Valerius to replace Nero, (and his evil henchman, Tigelinus), with a new emperor: Servius Galba. During the course of this bloody struggle, the gladiators lose their mentor and trainer – Resius – and then must rescue Lidia, Resius’ beautiful niece, from death on the cross.

Crime Boss (1972)

Directed by: Alberto De Martino
Stars: Telly Savalas, Antonio Sabato, Paola Tedesco
Language: English
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: I familiari delle vittime non saranno avvertiti, New Mafia Boss
DescriptionOrganized crime; Don Vincenzo leads the pack and his faced with a huge struggle.

Mystere (1983)

Directed by: Carlo Vanzina
Stars: Carole Bouquet, Phil Coccioletti, Duilio Del Prete
Language: English
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
Also known as: Dagger Eyes, Murder Near Perfect
DescriptionAssassins are after a prostitute who has come into possession of a cigarette lighter that, unbeknownst to her, contains the negatives that show a politician’s assassination.

Sunday Lovers (1980)

Directed by: Bryan Forbes, Édouard Molinaro, 2 more
Stars: Roger Moore, Lino Ventura, Ugo Tognazzi
Language: English | Subtitles: Japanese (hard)
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
Also known as: Les séducteurs
DescriptionA sex comedy anthology containing four stories, each from a different country (England, France, USA and Italy).

Conqueror of Maracaibo (1961)

Directed by: Eugenio Martín
Stars: Hans von Borsody, Luisella Boni, Helga Liné
Language: English
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Il conquistatore di Maracaibo
DescriptionAlan Braves, captain of a pirate ship, is, by the treachery of a comrade, accused of a crime of which he is innocent. He decides to go to America, but during his trip, he finds a Spanish galleon that saved from attack by pirates, and escorting the galleon to Maracaibo. Braves is first received with full honors for saving a Spanish ship but after that is reported to the Governor, Braseeur, the pirate traitor. It is, therefore, arrested and sentenced to death from the visualization of torture.

The Spider’s Stratagem (1970)

Directed by: Bernardo Bertolucci
Stars:Giulio Brogi, Alida Valli, Pippo Campanini
Language: Italian | Subtitles: English, Spanish, Czech  [srt]
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Tvrip
Also known as: Strategia del ragno
DescriptionAthos Magnani, a young researcher, returns to Tara, where his father was killed before his birth, at the request of Draifa. The father, also named Athos Magnani and looking exactly like the son, was killed by a fascist in 1936 — or so says Draifa (his mistress), the town statue, and everyone in town. As the son untangles the web of lies this story is constructed from, he finds himself ensnared in the same web.

You Can Do a Lot with 7 Women (1972)

Directed by: Fabio Piccioni
Stars: Richard Harrison, Marcella Michelangeli, Marie Louise Sinclair
Language: English, Italian (2tracks)
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Tvrip
Also known as: Si può fare molto con sette donne
DescriptionGood fun crime caper! Richard Harrison is Mike Spencer, a cop whose girlfriend is killed by drug dealers after she stumbles onto their operation during a fashion show. He goes undercover as a photographer to catch the people responsible and discovers the modelling agency is a front for drug smugglers, so he uses muscle to get revenge. Featuring a wonderful score by Franco De Gemini and Stefano Torossi!

Up to Date (1989)

Directed by: Lina Wertmüller
Stars: Rutger Hauer, Nastassja Kinski, Peter O’Toole
Language: English, Russian (2tracks)
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Vhsrip
Also known as: In una notte di chiaro di luna, On a Moonlit Night, Crystal or Ash, Fire or Wind, as Long as It’s Love
DescriptionAn American journalist works for a French newspaper. He is writing an article about the reaction against people with AIDS, without knowing he is infected too. Once he finds out, he decides to cut off himself leaving his wife and daughter.

Light the Fuse Sartana Is Coming (1970)

Directed by: Giuliano Carnimeo
Stars:Gianni Garko, Nieves Navarro, Massimo Serato
Language: English, Italian (2tracks)
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: Una nuvola di polvere… un grido di morte… arriva Sartana, Cloud of Dust… Cry of Death… Sartana Is Coming
DescriptionWily roving gunslinger Sartana arrives in a small town and tries to find a hidden fortune of half a million dollars in gold and two million dollars in counterfeit money. Naturally, a bunch of other treacherous folks who include conniving widow Senora Manassas, shrewd fellow gunslinger Grand Full, and the vicious and unhinged General Monk are also looking to get their greedy hands on said fortune.

Adventurer of Tortuga (1965)

Directed by: Luigi Capuano
Stars: Guy Madison, Ingeborg Schöner, Rik Battaglia
Language: Spanish  Subtitles: English [srt]
Country: Italy | Imdb Info | Dvdrip
Also known as: L’avventuriero della Tortuga, Cold Steel for Tortuga
DescriptionIn the New World, a rugged pirate leader and a corrupt governor vie for the affections of a beautiful Indian heiress. She falls in love with the pirate and together they annihilate the governor and his forces.