George Hilton: A Uruguayan in Rome (2014)

14.11.2014 - Trevi Cinema, Rome Guests: George Hilton, Enzo G. Castellari & Sergio Martino Host: Fabio Micolano CSC Recording Directed by Silvia Tarquini Recorder 2 (screenshots below) - Monty & Sisa From Uruguay, to Argentina, to Italy, veteran genre actor George Hilton breezes through his life story during a particularly informal night at the Trevi. … Continue reading George Hilton: A Uruguayan in Rome (2014)

Call 22-22, Call Lieutenant Sheridan/Chiamate 22-22, Chiamate Tenente Sheridan (1960)

Based on the popular television series 'Giallo Club' which debuted the year before in 1959. The stories centred around Lieutenant Sheridan from the San Francisco homicide squad, played by theatre and television actor Ubaldo Lay. Sheridan went on to become a major television icon in the sixties. "(...) La regia di Giorgio Bianchi è pregievole: … Continue reading Call 22-22, Call Lieutenant Sheridan/Chiamate 22-22, Chiamate Tenente Sheridan (1960)

Short Circuit/Cortocircuito (1943)

Predating Dario Argento's Tenebre by around forty years, Cortocircuito also features a series of murders which appear to have been carried out in the same way as they are described in a popular mystery novel. Although he could possibly be dubbed one of the early pioneers of the Italian giallo, in the traditional 'murder-mystery' sense … Continue reading Short Circuit/Cortocircuito (1943)