"Cathedral of Demons" and "Demon Cathedra") finally makes its stateside blu-ray debut by Scorpion Releasing. Horror, Mystery, Thriller. I picked up this movie to not only add another Dario Argento Film to my movie collection, but also complete the Witches Trilogy. Not something I'd realised was lacking in my viewing history, until now. Part three of the "Three Mothers" trilogy which takes place in Rome and has to do with Mater Lachrymarum (The Third Mother). Italian Horror Master: Dario Argento's 10 Best Movies (According To IMDb) Dario Argento is a groundbreaking director in the horror genre, and his best films still have an influence to this day. Stars: Elisabetta Rocchetti, Jean-Pierre Marielle, Travelling or based outside United States? It's about demons and people trapped in a church fighting them. Aldo Bufi Landi, R Stars: Naturally, all hell breaks loose when the church librarian's curiosity gets the best of him. Stars: Quickly browse titles in our catalog based on the ones you have picked. The gore level is about the same as Suspiria, while the acting is only as good as Inferno. | Dario seems to fill the void in this film created by the lack of his trademark visuals with extreme and excessive gore, even for Dario. Yes, it has a certain entertainment value, is spectacularly violent in parts and has a good pace, but this remains a very poor Argento film. At the time of this movies production the Italian film industry was about to die. A young policewoman slowly goes insane while tracking down an elusive serial rapist/killer through Italy when she herself becomes a victim of the brutal man's obsession. Fiore Argento, Unrated Stars: Adrien Brody, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 12, 2020, Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. A group of tenants and visitors are trapped in a 10-story high-rise apartment building infested with demons who proceed to hunt the dwindling humans down. Director: ... it contains enough well-executed scenes to warrant a watch. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. This just has a bad ending with little of merit preceding it. | | An American expatriate in Rome witnesses an attempted murder that is connected to an ongoing killing spree in the city, and conducts his own investigation despite himself and his girlfriend being targeted by the killer. Many of the titles were both written and directed by Dario Argento. Thomas Kretschmann, I am a long time Argento fan, and consider Deep Red one of my favourite films of all time, though I always felt that Argento lost his way somewhat when he started making out and out horror rather than giallo films. In Italy, a woman fears her sister may have been kidnapped. Western. | In some ways this could be in the DEMON"S series. Stars: Director: Shot without any real style and at times just laughably ludicrous (I am thinking in particular of the ancient robe which looks suspiciously like an old sweatshirt with some silver paint daubed on it, and the 'witches' who descend upon Rome looking like they just stepped out of an 80s girl band). I did get a good laugh from some of the voice overwork, my biggest issue was how SLOW the film was and without any big pay off. Director: Director: Flavio Bucci, | Director: It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. I am a big fan of Dario Argento and I have been ever since I saw Deep Red in a small auditorium on my college campus back in the early 1980's.