Tag Archives: Dario Argento

Suspiria: The Witches of Freiburg

ONCE YOU’VE SEEN IT, YOU WILL NEVER AGAIN FEEL SAFE IN THE DARK.  When Dario Argento came up with the idea for his most famous film, he was traveling through Europe. The journey reinforced his interest in the occult and he had been reading Thomas de Quincey’s famous collection of essays ”Suspiria de Profundis”, published … Continue reading Suspiria: The Witches of Freiburg

The Cat o’ Nine Tails

CAUGHT BETWEEN THE TRUTH AND A MURDERER’S HAND! After a break-in at a medical institute, reporter Carlo Giordani (James Franciscus) starts looking into the case together with a blind man (Karl Malden) who made a few observations prior to the event; they end up chasing a killer. The movie that basically became Dario Argento’s breakthrough … Continue reading The Cat o’ Nine Tails