A reporter and a blind retired journalist try to solve a series of murders. The crimes are connected to experiments by a pharmaceutical company in secret research. The two end up becoming targets of the killer.

  1. Dario Argento

    Screenplay, Director, Story

  2. Bryan Edgar Wallace


  3. Luigi Cozzi


  4. Dardano Sacchetti


Top Billed Cast

  1. Karl Malden

    Karl Malden

    Franco Arnò

  2. Catherine Spaak

    Catherine Spaak

    Anna Terzi

  3. James Franciscus

    James Franciscus

    Carlo Giordani

  4. Pier Paolo Capponi

    Pier Paolo Capponi

    Police Supt. Spini

  5. Horst Frank

    Horst Frank

    Dr. Braun

Full Cast & Crew

The Cat o' Nine Tails
The Cat o' Nine Tails


Original Title Il gatto a nove code

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 21, 1971


  • September 29, 1971


Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 52m

Budget $1,000,000.00

Revenue $1,204,739.00



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