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A Blade in the Dark (1983)

08/06/1983 (IT) HorrorMysteryThriller 1h 50m

When the lights go out, the knife goes in.


A killer stalks a composer staying at a posh Tuscany villa while writing the score to a horror film which has an incriminating clue to the killer's identity.

  1. Lamberto Bava


  2. Elisa Briganti


  3. Dardano Sacchetti


Top Billed Cast

  1. Andrea Occhipinti

    Andrea Occhipinti


  2. Anny Papa

    Anny Papa


  3. Fabiola Toledo

    Fabiola Toledo


  4. Michele Soavi

    Michele Soavi

    Tony Rendina

  5. Valéria Cavalli

    Valéria Cavalli


  6. Stanko Molnar

    Stanko Molnar


  7. Lara Lamberti

    Lara Lamberti

    Julia (as Lara Naszinski)

  8. Giovanni Frezza

    Little Blond Boy in Film (uncredited)

  9. Marco Vivio

    Marco Vivio

    Little Boy in Film #1 (uncredited)

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A Blade in the Dark
A Blade in the Dark

Original Title La casa con la scala nel buio

Status Released

Original Language Italian

Budget -

Revenue -


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