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Repertory Series! 'HANKSGIVING • Wednesday 11/22 – Tuesday 11/28

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Sat, Sep 30, 2017

Mario Bava & the Birth of the Italian GialloRepertory Series ArchiveStaff Picks (past events)

A Bay of Blood (aka: Twitch of the Death Nerve)

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Double Feature with 5 DOLLS FOR AN AUGUST MOON (3:30, 7:15)

A BAY OF BLOOD (1971) dir Mario Bava w/Claudine Auger, Luigi Pistilli, Claudio Camaso, Anna Maria Rosati [84 min; DCP; English dub]
Acting as his own cinematographer, Bava racked up the body count with this pleasurably convoluted, much-imitated slasher film prototype. When a countess is murdered at her bayside mansion, the crime sets off a chain reaction of killings involving seemingly any and all possible heirs, not to mention a group of teenagers who get caught up in the mayhem. – Quad Cinema

Related:
Brattle Film Notes for A BAY OF BLOOD, by Michael Roberson

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