Quattro Mosche di Velluto Grigio (Four Flies on Grey Velvet)
January 12th 2011 00:37
P.I. Gianni (Jean-Pierre Marielle) with Roberto
Deep Red (1975), Tenebrae (1982) and Opera (1987), is Argento’s uncanny knack of infusing his movies - in particular a palpable vibe within a scene – with an otherworldy menace, it’s as if there is a malevolent alien presence masquerading as corrupt and deadly humanity.
NB: The title refers to very tenuous fictional scientific investigative plot device that the last image witnessed by a dead person is burnt onto the retina and can be retrieved. The blurry image looks like four flies on a grey-white surface.
Here’s the original US teaser trailer:
Here’s the original US trailer:
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