Last edited by Nikogore
Wednesday, August 5, 2020 | History

7 edition of Italian horror film directors found in the catalog.

Italian horror film directors

by Paul, Louis

  • 157 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy,
  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • Horror films -- Italy -- History and criticism.,
    • Motion picture producers and directors -- Italy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLouis Paul ; with forewords by Jess Franco and Antonella Fulci.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.H6 P34 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 370 p. :
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3293678M
      ISBN 100786418346
      LC Control Number2004013465

        Italian Gothic horror films of the s were influenced by the violent giallo movies and adults-only comics of the era, resulting in a graphic approach to the genre. Stories often featured over-the-top violence and nudity and pushed Brand: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers. IMDb, the world's most popular and authoritative source for movie, TV and celebrity content.

      The first book-length academic investigation of Italian horror cinema, from the silent era to the present. In its heyday from the late s until the early s Italian horror cinema was characterised by an excess of gore, violence and often incoherent plot-lines.   In his first major gig, Italian director Mario Bava delivered one of the most significant Italian horror films of all time. The ethereally sexy Barbara Steele stars as a centuries-old witch who returns from her gruesome death (seen in the film’s still-shocking prologue) to slaughter the descendents of her : Tony Timpone.

      ITALIAN HORROR FILM DIRECTORSFrom Riccardo Freda's 'I Vampire' to Dario Argento's 'Nonhosonno', this book celebrates the Italian horror film genre. It features the directors who have made notable films in this style, as well as their influences, Brand: Louis Paul. While the film was a box office disappointment, it did pave the way for more successful Italian horror movies. It should also be noted that Freda left the project with two days to go, and the film was completed by a cameraman named Mario Bava (who would himself go on to become one of the best-known Italian horror directors).


Share this book
You might also like
The Empire of Chance

The Empire of Chance

Letters from the great prison

Letters from the great prison

Welshman remembers

Welshman remembers

Monetary policy in low-inflation economies

Monetary policy in low-inflation economies

Davids harp

Davids harp

state of library resources in Pakistan

state of library resources in Pakistan

Phase II medical laser technology assessment

Phase II medical laser technology assessment

Vegetative stabilization of highly oxidized tailings.

Vegetative stabilization of highly oxidized tailings.

state of urban forestry in California, 1992

state of urban forestry in California, 1992

Indian pictures and problems

Indian pictures and problems

A preliminary report on excavations at Halud Vihara, Naogaon

A preliminary report on excavations at Halud Vihara, Naogaon

A spell at the top

A spell at the top

Bridge across Spring River near Black Rock, Ark.

Bridge across Spring River near Black Rock, Ark.

George Cochran Lambdin, 1830-1896

George Cochran Lambdin, 1830-1896

Italian horror film directors by Paul, Louis Download PDF EPUB FB2

A second section contains short discussions and selected filmographies of other important horror directors. The work concludes with a chapter on the future of Italian horror and an appendix of important horror films by directors other than the 50 profiled.

Stills, posters, and behind-the-scenes shots illustrate the book.4/5(7). There is no cinema with such effect as that of the hallucinatory horror of Italian horror films. From Riccardo Fredas "I Vampiri" in to "Il Cartaio" in (The Card Player), this work recounts the origins of the Italian horror film directors book, celebrates ten auteurs who have contributed to Italian horror, mentions the many who have made noteworthy films, and discusses the influential genres/5(9).

There is no cinema with such effect as that of the hallucinatory Italian horror film. From Riccardo Freda’s I Vampiri in to Il Cartaio inthis work recounts the origins of the genre, celebrates at length ten of its auteurs, and discusses the noteworthy films of many others associated with the genre.

The directors discussed in detail are Dario Argento, Lamberto. Get this from a library. Italian horror film directors. [Louis Paul] -- "There is no cinema with such effect as that of the hallucinatory Italian horror film. From Riccardo Freda's I Vampiri in to Il Cartaio inthis work recounts the origins of the genre.

Italian Horror Film Directors by Louis Paul - Paperback Book () for $ from Movies & TV McFarland & Company Series Forewords by Jess Franco & Antonella Fulci - Order by Phone /5(5). There is Italian horror film directors book cinema with such effect as that of the hallucinatory Italian horror film.

From Riccardo Freda's I Vampiri in to Il Cartaio inthis work recounts the origins of the genre, celebrates at length ten of its auteurs, and discusses the noteworthy films of many others associated with the genre. The directors discussed in detail are Dario Argento, Lamberto. Horror films with their production company based out of Italy.

This category has the following 5 subcategories, out of 5 total. The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more). Do You Like Hitchcock. 1. Black Sabbath (). The director of Black Sabbath is Mario Bava, the father of Italian horror cinema (and literally the father of director Lamberto Bava). Known for giallo (see the next entry) and gothic and period horror, this film, an anthology of three stories, has early elements of both, as well as supernatural elements that would be important in some of the.

“The Italian horror film has had its heyday. It has passed [T]he purpose of this book is to recount the origins of the genre, celebrate ten specific auteurs who have contributed enormously, mention the many who have made noteworthy films in this genre, and also discuss the seminal influential genres associated with the Italian horror film.

Mostly made on budgets that would make the most hardened Director cry into his megaphone. Italian horror movies never cease to astound, baffle and disgust in equal measure.

Here are my personal pick of the bunch. Error: please try again. A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where, following a series of supernatural "accidents", she. Italian Horror Film Directors by Louis Paul,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(9).

There is no cinema with such effect as that of the hallucinatory Italian horror film. From Riccardo Freda s I Vampiri in to Il Cartaio inthis work recounts the origins of the genre, celebrates at length ten of its auteurs, and discusses the noteworthy films of many others associated with the genre.

The directors discussed in detail are Dario Argento, Lamberto 4/5(6). "A second section contains short discussions and selected filmographies of other important horror directors.

The work concludes with a chapter on the future of Italian horror and an appendix of important horror films by directors other than the 50 profiled. Stills, posters, and behind-the-scenes shots illustrate the book."--Jacket. There is no cinema with such effect as that of the hallucinatory Italian horror film.

From Riccardo Freda's I Vampiri in to Il Cartaio inthis work recounts the origins of the genre, celebrates at length ten of its auteurs, and discusses the noteworthy films of many others associated with.

The 15 Greatest Italian Directors of All Time. Posted on December 1, He got his start in the director’s chair while manning the camera for one of the first Italian horror films I Vampiri and the film’s original director dropped out leaving Bava to finish the film.

As one of the most popular horror directors, Argento then directed one of the greatest giallo films of all time, Deep Red, which inspired American filmmakers like John Carpenter to start working in the slasher genre, taking direct scenes from the film and featuring electronic music similar to Argento’s soundtrack by the band Goblin.

Best Film To Watch: Roma città aperta (Set in Rome during Nazi Occupation in World War II) Rossellini was one of the most important directors of Italian neorealist cinema, a style of film characterized by stories set amongst the poor and working class, filmed on location, frequently using nonprofessional actors.

There is no cinema with such effect as that of the hallucinatory Italian horror film. From Riccardo Freda's I Vampiri in to Il Cartaio inthis work recounts the origins of the genre, celebrates at length ten of its auteurs, and discusses the noteworthy films of many others associated with the genre.

The directors discussed in detail are Dario Argento, Lamberto. Louis Paul is the author of Italian Horror Film Directors ( avg rating, 9 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Tales from the Cult Film Trenches ( /5.

The Cinema of Italy comprises the films made within Italy or by Italian first Italian director is considered to be Vittorio Calcina [], a collaborator of the Lumière Brothers, who filmed Pope Leo XIII in Since its beginning, Italian cinema has influenced film movements worldwide.

As ofItalian films have won 14 Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Main distributors: Medusa Film (%), Warner. Anyone who has an interest in Italian cult cinema needs to purchase a copy of the new book Darkening the Italian Screen by Eugenio Ercolani, as it.

A second section contains short discussions and selected filmographies of other important horror directors. The work concludes with a chapter on the future of Italian horror and an appendix of important horror films by directors other than the 50 profiled. Stills, posters, and behind-the-scenes shots illustrate the : Mcfarland & Company, Inc., Publishers.Italian Horror by stewieman | created is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book.

Director Two horror tales based on short stories by Edgar Allan Poe directed by two famous horror directors, George A. Romero and Dario Argento. A greedy wife.