From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released on February 1, 1977 (Italy)
  • Color
  • Running Time: 98 min | Germany:88 min | USA:92 min | Argentina:95 min
  • Production Co: Seda Spettacoli
  • Distribution Co: 20th Century Fox (1978) Canada | International Classics (1977) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed) | EMI (1977) (UK) (theatrical) | Gloria Filmverleih AG (1977) (West Germany) (theatrical) (dubbed) | Joseph Brenner Associates (1979) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed) (re-release) | Wm. Lange & Associates (1979) (USA: Midwest) (theatrical) (dubbed) (re-release)
  • Directed by Dario Argento
  • Written by Dario Argento, Daria Nicolodi
  • Starring Jessica Harper, Stefania Casini, Flavio Bucci
  • Produced by Claudio Argento, Salvatore Argento
  • Cinematography by Luciano Tovoli
  • Film Editing by Franco Fraticelli
  • Music by Goblin

Plot Summary

  • An American newcomer to a prestigious German ballet academy comes to realize that the school is a front for something sinister amid a series of grisly murders.


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