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The Bird With The Crystal Plumage

The Bird With The Crystal Plumage
  • 1969
  • Italy/Germany
  • 18
  • Directed by: Dario Argento
  • Written by: Fredric Brown novel The Screaming Mimi (uncredited), Dario Argento, Bryan Edgar Wallace
  • Cast: Tony Musante, Suzy Kendall
  • Language: Italian

Argento's debut wasn't the slasher-horror he's now famous for, but a *3giallo2 thriller in which an American writer witnesses a knife attack and tries to track down the killer before he and his lover become the next victims. Stylish red herrings and set-pieces, plus a Morricone score and Storaro photography make this an effective piece.

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