Parliamo Giallo: The Weapons

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Ciao everybody! Welcome again to PARLIAMO GIALLO on

This week we are going to learn how to talk about the different weapons, arme, the murderer, assassino, uses to kill their victims!!  Sorry if we go a little gory but the topic requires it!


There are a lot of different weapons the assassino could have:

A knife – cotello– as in Argento’s DEEP RED or Mario Bava’s TWITCH OF THE DEAD NERVE

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Razors, called rasoio in Italy as in LA MORTE CAMMINA CON I TACCHI ALTI

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Hatchets also know as ascie as in DEEP RED. In the pic we have Davide from Dario Argento Official tour in Torino handing the original one from the feature film


One my favs, needles in the eyes – aghi negli occhi –as in Argento’s OPERA


 There are also spears-  lancie-  as in Bava’s BAY OF BLOOD


Saws –sega– and cord –spago–  as in Sergio Martino’s TORSO

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and iron spiked gloves – guanti puntati da ferro-  as we can find in DEATH WALKS AT MINDNIGHT

(La Morte Accarezza a Mezzanotte,


Ci vediamo la settimana prossima cari lettori!

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