Deep Red (aka Profondo rosso)

Posted: November 23, 2012 in Film

HORRORPEDIA

Deep Red – original title: Profondo rosso; also known as The Hatchet Murders – is a 1975 Italian giallo horror thriller film, directed by Dario Argento and co-written by Argento and Bernardino Zapponi. It was produced by Claudio and Salvatore Argento, and the film’s score was composed and performed by prog rock band Goblin.

Plot:

Music teacher Marcus Daly (David Hemmings) investigates the violent murder of psychic medium Helga Ulmann (Macha Meril), a violent act he witnesses in an apartment building. Other major characters are introduced early, including Daly’s friend Carlo (Gabriele Lavia), Ulmann’s associate Dr. Giordani (Glauco Mauri) and reporter Gianna Brezzi (Daria Nicolodi).

After his attempt to rescue the medium fails, Daly realizes he has seen a certain painting among a group of portraits on the wall of the victim’s apartment, but it seems to have disappeared when the police arrive. Later in the film, he also initially overlooks another clue that…

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