In a genre defined by shocking violence and psychosexual kink, it remains perhaps the most over-the-top 'giallo' in EuroCult history: Former MGM starlet and doomed James Dean paramour Pier Angeli - two decades past her Golden Globe award for 'Most Promising Newcomer' and just one year before her tragic death - stars in this ultra-lurid epic packed with decapitations, pet vultures, creepy incest, groovy fashions, cyanide baths, swirly psychedelics, inexplicable plot twists, Nazi death camp flashbacks and more. Eleonora Rossi Drago (CAMILLE 2000), Fernando Sancho (RETURN OF THE BLIND DEAD) and Luciano Catenacci (KILL BABY, KILL!) co-star in the 1970 sickie that would make Freud himself scream in horror, now fully restored from the original Italian vault elements.
This was one crazy, weird and strange 70's trip! In Sergio Bergonzelli's "Nelle pieghe della carne" ("In the Folds of the Flesh" from 1970), there are some very bizarre things... Read morePublished 12 months ago by CARLOS ROMERO
Director Sergio Bergonzelli gives us an outrageous psychological horror film that defies description. Read morePublished on August 13, 2010 by William Amazzini