Deep Red

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1975
  • Color
  • Running Time: 126 min | USA:98 min (R-rated version)
  • Production Co: Rizzoli Film | Seda Spettacoli
  • Distribution Co: CFM Filmverhuur (1976) (Netherlands) (theatrical) | Howard Mahler Films (1976) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed) | Ambassador Film Distributors (1977) (Canada) (theatrical) (edited US version) (dubbed)
  • Directed by Dario Argento
  • Written by Dario Argento, Bernardino Zapponi
  • Starring David Hemmings, Daria Nicolodi, Gabriele Lavia, Macha Méril, Eros Pagani, Giuliana Calandra
  • Produced by Claudio Argento, Salvatore Argento
  • Original Music by Goblin
  • Cinematography by Luigi Kuveiller
  • Film Editing by Franco Fraticelli

Plot Summary

  • A jazz pianist and a wisecracking journalist are pulled into a complex web of mystery after the former witnesses the brutal murder of a psychic.

Also Known As

  • Dripping Deep Red (USA) (pre-release title) | Les Frissons de l'angoisse (France) | Les Frissons de la terreur (Canada) (French title) | Gleboka czerwien (Poland) | Prelúdio Para Matar (Brazil) | Rojo oscuro (Spain) | Rojo profundo (Argentina) | Rosso - Die Farbe des Todes (Germany) | Rosso - Farbe des Todes (Germany) | Suspiria 2 (Japan) (English title) | The Deep Red Hatchet Murders (USA) (DVD box title) | The Hatchet Murders (USA) (censored version) | La Tigre dai denti a sciabola (Italy) (working title) | Verenpunainen kauhu (Finland) | Profondo Rosso


  • The maker of "SUSPIRIA" now takes you on a journey through the macabre, the bizarre. . . the unnatural. | When was the last time you were REALLY SCARED!!!? PSYCHO? The EXORCIST? JAWS? Now there's DEEP RED. | You will NEVER forget it!!! | Flesh Ripped clean to the Bone... And the Blood runs Red... | When the Screaming starts and the Blood begins to flow... Pinch yourself and keep repeating I'M AT THE MOVIES! I'M AT THE MOVIES! I'M AT THE MOVIES! I'M AT THE MOVIES!
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