"NECROPHILIA! MADNESS! MURDER! DISMEMBERMENT!"01 January 1988Horror90 mins
Sergio Bergonzelli’s magnum opus is a slightly more deranged reworking of COLOR ME BLOOD RED -- quite perverse, amazingly nasty, and exceptionally sleazy. John Phillip Law and Gordon Mitchell deliver the performances of a lifetime, as the mad painter and his sex hungry necrophiliac handyman / butler, respectively. Also starring Brigitte Christensen, Olinka Hardiman, Lucia Prato, Marco Di Stefano.
Diana is a Roman wife happily married to sympathetic Paolo but she is keen on playing benign games of seduction with other men while resisting the advances of chic lingerie shop owner Silvio and she narrates her adventures to Paolo in order to stimulate their otherwise monotonous sexual life.
A poor French teenage girl engages in an illicit affair with a wealthy Chinese heir in 1920s Saigon. For the first time in her young life she has control, and she wields it deftly over her besotted lover throughout a series of clandestine meetings and torrid encounters.
Emmanuelle, a svelte,naive young woman, is en route to Bangkok where she'll join her new husband. He works for the French Embassy and has a lovely home, several dedicated servants, and an expensive car at his disposal.
Ford plays an American doctor whose wife suddenly vanishes in Paris. To find her, he navigates a puzzling web of language, locale, laissez-faire cops, triplicate-form filling bureaucrats and a defiant, mysterious waif who knows more than she tells.
Jesus (Willem Dafoe), a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas (Harvey Keitel) -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation.
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