Ciao cari lettori, today I wanted to share with you my top 5 Lucio Fulci’s films.
- PAURA NELLA CITTÀ DEI MORTI VIVENTI AKA CITY OF THE LIVING DEAD (1980)
It is the first part of what it is called Gates of Hell trilogy which also includes The Beyond and The House by the Cemetery.
It tells the story of a reporter and a psychic race to close the Gates of Hell after the suicide of a clergyman caused them to open, allowing the dead to rise from the grave.
- UNA SULL’ALTRA AKA ONE ON TOP OF THE OTHER OR PERVERSION STORY (1969)
An insurance scam lands a man on death row for murdering his wife. What everyone doesn’t know is she really isn’t dead. This is the starting point for a very thrilling and creative story by this master of suspence.
- MURDEROCK – UCCIDE A PASSO DI DANZA AKA MURDER-ROCK: DANCING DEATH (1984)
A series of murders rock a dance academy in New York in which the mysterious directress, Candice, sets out to find the killer, with a little assistance from a shady male model, named George, who has a hidden agenda for her as does she for him.
- QUELLA VILLA ACCANTO AL CIMITERO AKA THE HOUSE BY THE CEMETERY (1981)
It goes around a series of murders taking place in a New England home–a home which happens to be hiding a particularly gruesome secret within its basement walls.
- L‘ALDILÀ AKA THE BEYOND (1981)
A young woman inherits an old hotel in Louisiana where after a series of supernatural ‘accidents’, she learns that the building was built over one of the entrances to Hell…
Do you agree or disagree? Please let me know which your top 5 are! Meanwhile… ci vediamo la settimana prossima!