Giallo Finder:  

Filter: Director = "Sergio Martino" >> 5 entries. (Reset)

Sort:


Torso
us title: Torso
year: 1973
director: Sergio Martino
composer: Guido De Angelis
Giallo Score
86

Having exhausted the classic Giallo format in his previous three films, Martio delivers Torso: the gateway to the American slasher film.

Bottom Line: Must-See
A quintessential example of the genre.

synopsis & score analysis
Published: 2013-03-01

The Case Of The Scorpion's Tail
us title: The Case Of The Scorpion's Tail
year: 1971
director: Sergio Martino
composer: Bruno Nicolai
Giallo Score
82

Martino’s second Giallo is his most conventional and fires on all cylinders with stylish direction, a complicated script by Gastaldi and a great Nicolai score.

Bottom Line: Must-See
A quintessential example of the genre.

synopsis & score analysis
Published: 2013-04-16

The Strange Vice Of Mrs. Wardh
us title: The Strange Vice Of Mrs. Wardh
year: 1970
director: Sergio Martino
composer: Nora Orlandi
Giallo Score
81

Sergio Martino’s first Giallo, which features a breakthrough performance by Edwige Fenech, is a landmark film and a great introduction to the genre.

Bottom Line: Must-See
A quintessential example of the genre.

synopsis & score analysis
Published: 2012-09-13

Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key
us title: Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key
year: 1972
director: Sergio Martino
composer: Bruno Nicolai
Giallo Score
64

Martino's final experimental Giallo is an off-beat thriller that combines recycled elements of his earlier films with gothic horror to create one of the most unique films of the genre.

Bottom Line: A Worthwhile Deviation
Breaks some important rules and comes out on top as a result.

synopsis & score analysis
Published: 2014-07-22

All the Colors of the Dark
us title: All the Colors of the Dark
year: 1972
director: Sergio Martino
composer: Bruno Nicolai
Giallo Score
56

Martino continues to challenge the conventions of the genre with his third Giallo that is sometimes referred to as Giallo-Fantastique because of its supernatural overtones.

Bottom Line: A Worthwhile Deviation
Breaks some important rules and comes out on top as a result.

synopsis & score analysis
Published: 2012-09-13