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Four Flies on Grey Velvet
us title: Four Flies on Grey Velvet
year: 1973
director: Dario Argento
composer: Ennio Morricone
Giallo Score
93

Argento’s (once elusive) third Giallo effectively represents the genre as a whole in a single film. Four Flies offers the greatest Giallo director at the peak of the genre’s popularity.

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

synopsis & score analysis
Published: 2012-09-13

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

Seven Deaths in the Cat's Eye
us title: Seven Deaths in the Cat's Eye
year: 1973
director: Antonio Margheriti
composer: Riz Ortolani
Giallo Score
80

Antonio Margheriti's Gothic Giallo hybrid is an effective thriller that borrows equally from both genres... and includes a man in a gorilla costume!

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

synopsis & score analysis
Published: 2015-09-22