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1. Rashomon (1950)

Not Rated | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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98 Metascore

The rape of a bride and the murder of her samurai husband are recalled from the perspectives of a bandit, the bride, the samurai's ghost and a woodcutter.

Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura

Votes: 138,529 | Gross: $0.10M

2. Deep Red (1975)

R | 127 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.6
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89 Metascore

A jazz pianist and a wisecracking journalist are pulled into a complex web of mystery after the former witnesses the brutal murder of a psychic.

Director: Dario Argento | Stars: David Hemmings, Daria Nicolodi, Gabriele Lavia, Macha Méril

Votes: 28,329

3. Cannibal Ferox (1981)

Not Rated | 93 min | Adventure, Horror

5.2
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Three friends out to disprove cannibalism meet two men on the run who tortured and enslaved a cannibal tribe to find emeralds, and now the tribe is out for revenge.

Director: Umberto Lenzi | Stars: Giovanni Lombardo Radice, Lorraine De Selle, Danilo Mattei, Zora Kerova

Votes: 8,406

4. Amarcord (1973)

R | 123 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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A series of comedic and nostalgic vignettes set in a 1930s Italian coastal town.

Director: Federico Fellini | Stars: Magali Noël, Bruno Zanin, Pupella Maggio, Armando Brancia

Votes: 36,166

5. Eaten Alive! (1980)

Not Rated | 92 min | Adventure, Horror

5.2
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A young woman teams up with an adventurer to find her missing sister in the jungles of New Guinea and they stumble upon a religious cult led by a deranged preacher whom has located his commune in an area inhabited by cannibals.

Director: Umberto Lenzi | Stars: Robert Kerman, Janet Agren, Ivan Rassimov, Paola Senatore

Votes: 3,280

6. Strip Nude for Your Killer (1975)

Not Rated | 98 min | Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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When a fashion model dies during an abortion, a series of murders begins, starting with her doctor. The next victims are connected to the modeling agency where she worked, Albatross, run by... See full summary »

Director: Andrea Bianchi | Stars: Edwige Fenech, Nino Castelnuovo, Femi Benussi, Solvi Stubing

Votes: 1,868

7. Hercules (1983)

PG | 98 min | Adventure, Fantasy

3.9
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The story of the Greek mythological figure, updated in this 80's version.

Director: Luigi Cozzi | Stars: Lou Ferrigno, Brad Harris, Sybil Danning, Rossana Podestà

Votes: 3,243 | Gross: $10.68M

8. The Psychic (1977)

R | 90 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.0
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A clairvoyant woman discovers a skeleton in a wall in her husband's house, and seeks to find the truth about what happened to the victim.

Director: Lucio Fulci | Stars: Jennifer O'Neill, Gabriele Ferzetti, Marc Porel, Gianni Garko

Votes: 3,608

9. The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)

Approved | 82 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

4.4
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A doctor experimenting with transplant techniques keeps his girlfriend's head alive when she is decapitated in a car crash, then goes hunting for a new body.

Director: Joseph Green | Stars: Jason Evers, Virginia Leith, Anthony La Penna, Adele Lamont

Votes: 5,726

10. Journey to Italy (1954)

Not Rated | 97 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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100 Metascore

An unhappily married couple attempts to find direction and insight while vacationing in Naples.

Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, George Sanders, Maria Mauban, Anna Proclemer

Votes: 7,748

11. Paisan (1946)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, War

7.7
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The language barrier has tragic consequences in a series of unrelated stories set during the Italian Campaign of WWII.

Director: Roberto Rossellini | Stars: Carmela Sazio, Gar Moore, William Tubbs, Robert Van Loon

Votes: 6,490

12. The Fifth Cord (1971)

Not Rated | 93 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

6.6
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An alcoholic journalist finds himself on the trail of a murderer after the police make him a suspect in their investigation.

Director: Luigi Bazzoni | Stars: Franco Nero, Silvia Monti, Wolfgang Preiss, Ira von Fürstenberg

Votes: 1,412

13. The Grand Duel (1972)

R | 98 min | Western

6.5
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A grizzled ex-sheriff helps a man framed for murder to confront the powerful trio of brothers who want him dead.

Director: Giancarlo Santi | Stars: Lee Van Cleef, Alberto Dentice, Jess Hahn, Horst Frank

Votes: 2,263

14. Hotel Paradise (1980)

101 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

4.5
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Girls kept prisoner under appalling conditions to dig emeralds for an evil tyrant are rescued by revolutionaries disguised as soldiers.

Director: Edoardo Mulargia | Stars: Anthony Steffen, Ajita Wilson, Cristina Lay, Stelio Candelli

Votes: 210

15. Snake Fist Fighter (1973)

R | 80 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

5.3
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A old beggar from the woods secretly teaches Chien Fu kung fu as he can't afford regular classes and his "dad" doesn't want him fighting. He grows up, works as waiter and ends up fighting men from his town's crime syndicate.

Directors: Mu Chu, Hai-Feng Wei | Stars: Jackie Chan, Siu Tin Yuen, Hung Lieh Chen, Dean Shek

Votes: 1,593

16. Machine Gun McCain (1969)

GP | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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A paroled armed robber and his son plan a Las Vegas casino heist without knowing that the casino is bitterly contested by the West Coast and East Coast mobs.

Director: Giuliano Montaldo | Stars: John Cassavetes, Britt Ekland, Peter Falk, Gabriele Ferzetti

Votes: 870

17. Bloodstained Shadow (1978)

Not Rated | 109 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.4
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The body of a schoolgirl is found in a meadow. The murderer is never caught, and years later; a young man named Stefano returns to the island and is reunited with his brother, the local priest.

Director: Antonio Bido | Stars: Lino Capolicchio, Stefania Casini, Craig Hill, Massimo Serato

Votes: 1,252

18. What Have They Done to Your Daughters? (1974)

R | 96 min | Action, Crime, Horror

7.0
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Police investigate apparent suicide of teen girl and uncover details of a teenage prostitution racket. They go on the hunt for a motorcycle riding killer.

Director: Massimo Dallamano | Stars: Giovanna Ralli, Claudio Cassinelli, Mario Adorf, Franco Fabrizi

Votes: 1,484

19. Beast with a Gun (1977)

Unrated | 91 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.1
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Sadistic no-count killer Nanni Vitali and three other equally brutish hoodlums escape from prison. The foul foursome embark on a savage rape, murder, and robbery spree. Vitali even abducts ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Grieco | Stars: Helmut Berger, Marisa Mell, Richard Harrison, Marina Giordana

Votes: 820

20. Confessions of a Police Captain (1971)

PG | 101 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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One of the first films about the mafia occurrence, in which the fight is hopeless, because "the polyp's feeler" reaches everything and everybody. A police inspector and a deputy public ... See full summary »

Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Franco Nero, Martin Balsam, Marilù Tolo, Claudio Gora

Votes: 1,053

21. To Be Twenty (1978)

Unrated | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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Lia and Tina are two beautiful girls who meet and realize that they have a lot in common. They are both young, beautiful and pissed off, so they decide to hitchhike their way to Rome to ... See full summary »

Director: Fernando Di Leo | Stars: Gloria Guida, Lilli Carati, Ray Lovelock, Vincenzo Crocitti

Votes: 818

22. Escape from Hell (1980)

93 min | Adventure, Crime, Thriller

5.0
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A women's prison camp is located deep in the tropical rain forest. Sadistic guards and a warden from hell make life almost unbearable for the inmates, and any infraction of the rules is ... See full summary »

Director: Edoardo Mulargia | Stars: Anthony Steffen, Ajita Wilson, Cristina Lay, Cintia Lodetti

Votes: 422

23. The Big Racket (1976)

Not Rated | 104 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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Nico Palmieri is a police inspector who battles against hoodlums terrorising a sleepy Italian village, extorting cash from the locals.

Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Fabio Testi, Vincent Gardenia, Renzo Palmer, Orso Maria Guerrini

Votes: 974

24. Silver Saddle (1978)

Not Rated | 98 min | Western, Action

6.2
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Young boy who sees his father gunned down kills the assassin. Years later, he has grown up to be a successful bounty hunter who is feared by many. And then one day he discovers secrets to ... See full summary »

Director: Lucio Fulci | Stars: Giuliano Gemma, Sven Valsecchi, Ettore Manni, Gianni De Luigi

Votes: 514

25. Shoot First, Die Later (1974)

Not Rated | 94 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.7
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A police lieutenant suddenly faces the consequences of his choice to part for the local mobs.

Director: Fernando Di Leo | Stars: Luc Merenda, Richard Conte, Delia Boccardo, Raymond Pellegrin

Votes: 505

26. Werewolf Woman (1976)

R | 79 min | Horror

5.1
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A woman has dreams that she is a werewolf so she goes out and finds men. She proceeds to have sex with them and then rip their throats out with her teeth. She eventually falls in love but ... See full summary »

Director: Rino Di Silvestro | Stars: Annik Borel, Howard Ross, Dagmar Lassander, Tino Carraro

Votes: 891

27. Knock-Out Cop (1978)

115 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.3
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Commissary Rizzo in Napoli gets a message from a policeman from South Africa who wants to meet him. Immediatlz before this meeting the south African policeman is killed. Dying he shows ... See full summary »

Director: Steno | Stars: Bud Spencer, Enzo Cannavale, Werner Pochath, Joe Stewardson

Votes: 2,822

28. The Designated Victim (1971)

105 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.7
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A wealthy, decadent count convinces a disillusioned playboy that they shall murder one another's relatives, to get away with the perfect crime. The count murders the playboy's unpleasant ... See full summary »

Director: Maurizio Lucidi | Stars: Tomas Milian, Pierre Clémenti, Katia Christine, Luigi Casellato

Votes: 488

29. The Cynic, the Rat and the Fist (1977)

100 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.8
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A hardened cop is left for dead by the henchmen of a escapee gangster he had previously arrested, and upon recovery relentlessly pursues them.

Director: Umberto Lenzi | Stars: Maurizio Merli, John Saxon, Renzo Palmer, Gabriella Lepori

Votes: 806

30. The Heroin Busters (1977)

Not Rated | 100 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.6
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An Italian policeman goes undercover to break up an international heroin smuggling ring and butts heads with a hot-tempered Interpol agent assigned by his agency to do the same task.

Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Fabio Testi, David Hemmings, Sherry Buchanan, Wolfango Soldati

Votes: 508

31. Johnny Yuma (1966)

Not Rated | 100 min | Western, Action, Drama

6.2
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A greedy woman kills her land-owning husband with the aid of her brother. Since the husband's will leaves his land to his nephew, the woman and her brother hire a gunman to eliminate this ... See full summary »

Director: Romolo Guerrieri | Stars: Mark Damon, Lawrence Dobkin, Rosalba Neri, Luigi Vannucchi

Votes: 329

32. The Battle of El Alamein (1969)

PG | 96 min | Action, Drama, History

5.4
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World war two drama about the 1942 North Africa battle at El Alamein between the Allies and the Axis forces.

Director: Giorgio Ferroni | Stars: Frederick Stafford, George Hilton, Michael Rennie, Marco Guglielmi

Votes: 532

33. High Crime (1973)

R | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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An Italian police inspector matches wits with a powerful European drug ring. As he comes closer to the top of the underworld organization, his odds of survival decrease.

Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Franco Nero, James Whitmore, Delia Boccardo, Fernando Rey

Votes: 614

34. Naked Violence (1969)

92 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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Some youngsters kill their teacher; but they won't tell their motivation. The police detective on the case feels some sinister influence behind the young murderers.

Director: Fernando Di Leo | Stars: Pier Paolo Capponi, Nieves Navarro, Marzio Margine, Renato Lupi

Votes: 479

35. The Climber (1975)

Not Rated | 102 min | Crime, Thriller

6.2
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A young American in Italy who aspires to be a career criminal starts out working for a big gangster, but for some reason he gets beaten and banished from the gang. Determined to take revenge, he starts over and begins rising to the top.

Director: Pasquale Squitieri | Stars: Joe Dallesandro, Stefania Casini, Benito Artesi, Ferdinando Murolo

Votes: 147

36. Riot in a Women's Prison (1974)

Not Rated | 87 min | Crime, Drama

4.8
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Gorgeous young French tourist Martine gets arrested while on vacation in Italy. After being found guilty of a trumped-up drug possession charge, Martine finds herself incarcerated at a ... See full summary »

Director: Brunello Rondi | Stars: Martine Brochard, Marilù Tolo, Erna Schurer, Katia Christine

Votes: 124

37. From Corleone to Brooklyn (1979)

95 min | Crime, Thriller

6.5
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Italian mobster, Michele Barresi heads for the safer climate of Brooklyn after his chief rival is gunned down in the small Sicilian town of Corleone. Commissioner Berni learns of his ... See full summary »

Director: Umberto Lenzi | Stars: Maurizio Merli, Mario Merola, Van Johnson, Biagio Pelligra

Votes: 286

38. How to Kill a Judge (1975)

Not Rated | 110 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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The latest success by film-maker Giacomo Solaris is a crime thriller about a judge who gets too friendly with the Mafia and is murdered. A resentful Sicilian magistrate orders the film ... See full summary »

Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Franco Nero, Françoise Fabian, Pierluigi Aprà, Giancarlo Badessi

Votes: 406

39. Captain Gallant of the Foreign Legion (1955– )

30 min | Adventure

7.7
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A captain in the French Foreign Legion in North Africa tries to keep the peace and battle bandit tribes while also taking care of his son, who lives with him at the Foreign Legion fort.

Stars: Buster Crabbe, Fuzzy Knight, Cullen Crabbe, Gilles Quéant

Votes: 79

40. The Man from Cairo (1953)

Approved | 81 min | Crime, Drama

5.5
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An American tourist, who served in Algeria during WW2, is mistaken for an American agent hired by the French government to recover its gold reserves that went missing in the Algerian desert during the war.

Directors: Ray Enright, Edoardo Anton | Stars: George Raft, Gianna Maria Canale, Massimo Serato, Guido Celano

Votes: 94

41. Un poliziotto scomodo (1978)

101 min | Action, Crime

6.4
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In Rome, a vagrant finds the body of a teen girl, her throat professional slashed. Police inspector Olmi uses his brutal and violent methods to follow a trail that leads him toward high ... See full summary »

Director: Stelvio Massi | Stars: Maurizio Merli, Olga Karlatos, Massimo Serato, Mario Feliciani

Votes: 236

42. Hector the Mighty (1972)

Not Rated | 91 min | Comedy

5.5
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How Cardinal Giove must do to acquire land on which stands a prestigious brothel.

Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Caterina Boratto, Rosanna Schiaffino, Giancarlo Giannini, Philippe Leroy

Votes: 60

43. Naked and Cruel (1984)

96 min | Documentary

5.7
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Documentary about strange or grotesque things around the world: the sacred city of Benares, India, where old men go to die and be cremated; an american tourist in Hong-Kong, who buys a "... See full summary »

Director: Bitto Albertini | Stars: Anthony La Penna, Romano Malaspina

Votes: 67

44. Le belle dell'aria (1957)

82 min | Comedy

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Directors: Mario Costa, Eduardo Manzanos | Stars: Giovanna Ralli, José Suárez, Nana Noschese, Fiorella Mari

45. Playgirls International (1963)

Not Rated | 71 min | Documentary

5.4
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Director: Doris Wishman | Stars: Betty Andrews, Kenneth Andrews, Sylvia Bayner, Sam Butera

Votes: 5

46. Room to Let (1950)

68 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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In London in 1904, neighbours begin to suspect that a very strange man calling himself Dr. Fell may in fact be the infamous Jack the Ripper.

Director: Godfrey Grayson | Stars: Jimmy Hanley, Valentine Dyall, Christine Silver, Merle Tottenham

Votes: 56

47. Conrad Nagel Theater (1955– )

30 min | Drama

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Stars: Conrad Nagel, Tonio Selwart, Patrick Crean, George Gonneau

48. Savage Zone (1983)

Documentary

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Documentary looking at death, destruction, and weird customs around the world.

Director: Mario Morra | Stars: Kenneth Belton, Anthony La Penna

Votes: 8

49. At Sword's Edge (1952)

79 min | Adventure

5.4
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Director: Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia | Stars: Frank Latimore, Milly Vitale, Pierre Cressoy, Doris Duranti

Votes: 11

50. The Fighting Men (1950)

63 min | Drama

4.8
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Saverio Luparello is the manager of Sicilian baron Occipinti's estate. The cunning greedy man intentionally lets the land turn into a wasteland, hoping that his employer, discouraged by its... See full summary »

Directors: Camillo Mastrocinque, Roberto Savarese | Stars: Rossano Brazzi, Charles Vanel, Claudine Dupuis, Milly Vitale

Votes: 20



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