Lisa Baumer's husband dies in a dramatic airplane crash and the widow soon collects on his million-dollar insurance policy. As a suspicious insurance agent investigates the case, the inevitable corpses start piling up.
Then, when the widow Baumer herself is found murdered, her million dollars mysteriously disappears! Smelling a hot scoop, an ambitious journalist begins to put together the pieces of an increasingly bloody puzzle.
Cleverly plotted by thriller specialist Ernesto Gastaldi (THE STRANGE VICE OF MRS. WARDH, THE 10th VICTIM) THE CASE OF THE SCORPION'S TAIL is a true classic of the Italian Giallo.
Using the sensual score of composer Bruno Nicolai (KILL BILL: VOL.2, THE CASE OF THE BLOODY IRIS), director Sergio Martino (THE STRANGE VICE OF MRS. WARDH, TORSO) magnificently exudes atmosphere and suspense with terrifying sequences worthy of genre masters Mario Bava and Dario Argento.
The high profile cast includes George Hilton (THE CASE OF THE BLOODY IRIS, ALL THE COLORS OF DARK), Anita St
A superb presentation of a fine giallo" "one of Sergio Martino's best gialli. -- DVD Maniacs
An awesome cast featuring many genre regulars. Spectacular and unflinching grand guignol style murder sequences, and an almost believable plot. -- DVD in My Pants.com
Case of The Scorpions Tale is one of those films that starts to grow on you the more you watch -- 10,000 Bullets.com
Collector Rating: WORTH FULL PRICE -- BoxOffice.com
Get out your glove, your blade, and your remote, NoShame is serving up another classic worthy of sacrifice. -- Film Fanaddict.com
Highly Recommanded! -- DVD Talk.com
Image Transfer Grade: A Not only has NoShame restored the uncut film, but the Cromoscope 2.35:1 picture looks fabulous. -- Digitally Obsessed.com
glorious, near pristine print The colors are crisp and the details are sharp. -- DVD Verdict.com