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Joe Spinell Joe Spinell
Frank Zito
Caroline Munro Caroline Munro
Anna D'Antoni
Kelly Piper Kelly Piper
Rita Montone Rita Montone
Tom Savini Tom Savini
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James L. Brewster James L. Brewster
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I Warned You Not To Go Out Tonight...

8 years, 8 months ago at Mar 1 21:29
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Holy Shit. A word that flew through my mind more times then I could count. More than a movie, this piece of work directed by William Lustig felt like a peak into the mind of a maniac; First Hand. Set in the early 80’s in New York, Following the everyday life of a man named Frank Zito; everything from his apartment to the conversations he has with his mirror regarding the violent deaths of people... read more


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its ok but nothing to write home about except for some truly grizzly and brutal bloody special effect, some of tom savini best
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A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and end his killing spree?
Release date: 6 March 1981
UPC: 790594198121
Tags: Horror (8), Slasher (6), 1980 (5), 1980s (4), Drama (3), Thriller (2), Grindhouse (2), Sadism (2), Gore (2), Splatter (2), (2), Shotgun (1), Slasher Flick (1), Child Abuse (1), Blood (1), Fur Coat (1), Based On Ed Gein (1), Prostitution (1), Dead Mother (1), Assassination (1)
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" Horrific serial killer slasher movie that is believably gory and has some memorable death sequences especially the exploding head of Tom Savini blown to bits by a shotgun and some disturbingly knife stabbings that look sickingly erotic as adult actress Abigail Clayton dies with an orgasm on her face. Caroline Munro play one of the sexy damsels in distress which is absolutely a great thing for the movie and Joe Spinell goes totally dark into the role as a maniac looking completely sick throughou"

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"18.10. PC/TV, 1st viewing DIRECTED BY William Lustig Sekoboltsi sekoilee ihan kreisinä! "

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