Knives Of The Avenger

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Knives of the Avenger (1966, Italy) is a Sword and Sandal film directed by Mario Bava.


Main Details

  • Released in 1966
  • Color
  • Runtime: 85 min
  • Aspect Ratio: (2.35:1)
  • Production Co: Sider Film
  • Distribution Co: World Entertainment Corp. (1968) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed)
  • Directed by Mario Bava
  • Written by Mario Bava (as John Hold), Alberto Liberati, Giorgio Simonelli
  • Starring: Cameron Mitchell, Fausto Tozzi, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Luciano Pollentin, Amedeo Trilli, Renato Terra, Sergio Cortona, Elissa Pichelli, Bruno Arié, Osiride Pevarello
  • Original Music by Marcello Giombini
  • Cinematography by Antonio Rinaldi, Mario Bava (uncredited)
  • Film Editing by Otello Colangeli (as Othello)

Plot Summary

  • A mysterious, knife-throwing Viking warrior protects a young peasant woman and her son from the clutches of a evil regent bent on claiming the title of King and the woman for himself.

Also Known As

  • Bladestorm
  • Duel au couteau (France)
  • Eine Handvoll blanker Messer (Germany)
  • I Coltelli del vendicatore (Italy)
  • Les Couteaux du Venguar
  • Los Cuchillos del vengador (Spain)
  • Raffica di coltelli (Italy)
  • Viking Massacre
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