Director Lino Ranieri appears to have briefly started out as an actor, with three roles to his credit in 1967, and then bowed out as quickly as he arrived with the rather bizarre 'The Angels From 2000', which he wrote, produced and directed. A very low-budget morality tale about the perils of drugs, filmed at … Continue reading The Angels From 2000/Gli Angeli del 2000 (1969)
27.01.2018 – Trevi Cinema, Rome Guests: Enzo G. Castellari & Massimo Vanni Recorded by Monty & Sisa
Interview conducted by journalist and co-founder of Mondo Macabro some time in the late 1990s. Extracts, without subtitles, are available on YouTube - the complete, subtitled, interview was included as an extra on a fan produced composite of 'La Verita Secondo Satana' created by DarioArgento/LiquidGoblin in a galaxy far, far, away.
This is where it all began... some time in early 2004 I was going through some of my old video tapes and I put a bunch of films directed by Enzo Castellari on eBay. A few days into the auction I received a private message from the man himself enquiring about the tapes... Right off … Continue reading 12 Rounds with Enzo G. Castellari
Best known for the crime features No, The Case is Happily Resolved starring Enzo Cerusico and Riccardo Cucciolla and Fango Bollente (The Savage Three) starring Joe Dallesandro and brother Enrico Maria Salerno. For the most part, Vittorio carved his own path in the industry and, initially working closely with screenwriter Ernesto Gastaldi, he directed one … Continue reading Vittorio Salerno in Conversation (part 1)