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Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Troy Howarth
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-16 - Publisher:

SO DEADLY, SO PERVERSE: 50 YEARS OF ITALIAN GIALLO FILMS VOLUME TWO offers a look at the gradual decline of the giallo from 1974 until 2013.
So Deadly, So Perverse
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Troy Howarth
Categories: Performing Arts
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Troy Howarth examines the Giallo genre from its inception through its inevitable decline
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Language: en
Pages:
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Categories: Performing Arts
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The giallo--a specifically Italian brand of lurid thriller--emerged in the 1960s and became a commercial force to be reckoned with throughout the 1970s. While not all of these films achieved the success and notoriety as the most popular efforts by the likes of Mario Bava, Dario Argento or Lucio Fulci,
A History of Italian Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 752
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Categories: Performing Arts
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A History of Italian Cinema, 2nd edition is the much anticipated update from the author of the bestselling Italian Cinema - which has been published in four landmark editions and will celebrate its 35th anniversary in 2018. Building upon decades of research, Peter Bondanella and Federico Pacchioni reorganize the current
Italian Gothic Horror Films, 1970äóñ1979
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Roberto Curti
Categories: Performing Arts
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Italian Gothic horror films of the 1970s were influenced by the violent giallo movies and adults-only comics of the era, resulting in a graphic approach to the genre. Stories often featured over-the-top violence and nudity and pushed the limits of what could be shown on the screen. The decade marked