Near a polo field, in the bushes, Valerio finds the corpse of Giuliana Villani, dead of a drug overdose. The girl had two siblings, each very different from the other: Gianni, married to Wanda, in appearance a wealthy but humble man, the pride of his family; and the black sheep Walter, ex-mercenary from the Congo War who's now a painter with a disorderly life and a taste for J&B. While the police investigate, Walter makes his own search for answers.
Carrie may be ostracized, but the shy teen has the ability to move objects with her mind. So when the high school "in crowd" torments her with a sick joke at the prom, she lashes out with devastating -- and deadly -- power.
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.
Based on a true story set in pre-war Japan, a man and one of his servants begin a torrid affair. Their desire becomes a sexual obsession so strong that to intensify their ardor, they forsake all, even life itself.
Lionel Twain invites the world's five greatest detectives to a 'dinner and murder'. Included are a blind butler, a deaf-mute maid, screams, spinning rooms, secret passages, false identities and more plot turns and twists than are decently allowed.