The Red Headed Corpse

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The Red Headed Corpse (La rossa dalla pelle che scotta) (1972, Italy/Turkey) is a Crime-Thriller film directed by Renzo Russo.


Main Details

  • Released on August 10, 1972 (Italy)
  • Color
  • Running time: 78 minutes
  • Production Co.: SaNa Film
  • Distribution Co.: Ambassador Film Distributors (1976) (Canada) (theatrical) (dubbed) | Beacon Releasing (1976) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed) (as The Sensuous Doll) | Cinecenta Film Distributors (1974) (UK) (theatrical) (dubbed) | Impex Films (1973) (France) (theatrical) | Rasfilm (1972) (Italy) (theatrical)
  • Written and directed by Renzo Russo
  • Starring: Farley Granger, Erika Blanc, Krista Nell

Plot Summary

  • Gonzales, a Spaniard living in Istanbul, reports the disappearance of La Rossa, a beautiful woman living with a mad painter, John Ward. Convinced that Ward has killed her, Gonzales sets out to trap him.


  • The Bizarre Story of a Man Possessed by Two Women, One Real and One...?

Also known as

La rossa dalla pelle che scotta (original title) | The Sensuous Doll | Sweet Spirits | La peau qui brûle

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