Tenebrae

Tenebrae

Directed by Dario Argento

Horror novelist Peter Neal (Tony Franciosa) arrives in Rome for a book tour just as a series of brutal murders begin. When Peter learns the killer is a superfan inspired by his gruesome novels, he decides to solve the crimes. As the slasher’s blade continues its bloodthirsty business, Neal realizes he must dive deep into his memories if he wants to catch the killer. After a scary experience being menaced by a real-life obsessed fan, Dario Argento poured his fears into this visually stunning return to form, loading TENEBRE with some of the most gorgeous and horrific murders in all the director’s oeuvre.

A razor-wielding psycho stalks a horror writer in one of Dario Argento's most celebrated gialli.

Cast: Anthony Franciosa, Giuliano Gemma, John Saxon

Member Reviews

Wow! What a shocking ending with a nice fake out! Argento knows how to craft a film full of great suspense, music, cinematography, and excellent use of color & shadow!

Oliver B.
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10 days ago

One of Argento's best and a shining example of the genre.

HorseFilms
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a month ago

I can’t believe it took me so long to watch this.

Roxandria
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a month ago

If you love Giallo, you’ll love this.

DragWyattToHell
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a month ago

A great Argento Giallo!! It has all the tropes you love and they're executed well!! I've been binge watching Giallos on Shudder for the last few days and this is my second favorite. (My first has gotta be Phenomena, that shit's bonkers!!)

ciberdiver95
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a month ago