The Editor

The Editor

Directed by Adam Brooks, Matthew Kennedy

A homage and parody of the Italian giallo from Canadian production company Astron-6, THE EDITOR tells the story of a talented film editor whose career is ruined after a tragic accident disfigures his hand. Unable to find work at respectable studios, Rey, resigns himself to a quiet life working on low grade B movies, but when actors at the studio turn up dead, he finds himself the number one suspect. Packed full of homages, astute references and cameos, THE EDITOR is a humorous and loving look at the Italian subgenre.

A once-prolific film editor finds himself the prime suspect in a series of murders haunting a seedy 1970s film studio in this absurdist throwback to the Italian Giallo.

Cast: Paz de la Huerta, Adam Brooks, Laurence R. Harvey, Udo Kier

Member Reviews

Astron-6 rules and can do no wrong! If you grew up with weird Italian Giallo films then this is for you!

TheCaesar
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4 days ago

Great homage. I gave it 4 skulls because I’m not sure it has wide appeal. Unless you’ve a couple of giallo films you may not understand the parody. Even then they only need to twist things about 10-20% to emphasize the craziness of these films.

Lvtbdctr
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1 week ago

hard to follow this one. but it is quite old. not much horror.

dragontooth
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1 month ago

I just couldn't get into it. Wish I could have, it looked decent.

VonKarolinas
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1 month ago

Never seen a Giallo movie but I still enjoyed this one, it was a fun movie to watch with great humor.

Sheribearied
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1 month ago