From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1974/1997
  • Runtime: 96 min
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1
  • Production. Co: Spera Cinematografica
  • Distribution Co: International Media Films
  • Directed by Mario Bava & Lamberto Bava
  • Written by Cesare Frugoni & Alessandro Parenzo
  • Produced by Alfredo Leone, Roberto Loyola, Harmon Kaslow, David E. Allen & Lamberto Bava
  • Cinematography by Emilio Varriano & Mario Bava
  • Editing by Carlo Reali
  • Music by Stelvio Cipriani
  • Starring Riccardo Cucciolla, Don Backy, Lea Lander

Plot Summary

  • Following a bungled robbery, three violent criminals take a young woman, a middle-aged man, and a child hostage and force them to drive them outside Rome to help them make a clean escape.

Also Known As

  • Cani arrabbiati
  • Rabid Dogs
  • Semaforo rosso (Italy)
  • Les Chiens enragés (France)
  • Wild Dogs


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