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Inferno (1980 film)

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Inferno is a 1980 Italian supernatural horror film, written and directed by Dario Argento. [1]

87 relations: Alida Valli, AllMusic, Anchor Bay Entertainment, Ania Pieroni, Assistant director, Box office, British Aerospace Harrier II, CBS/Fox Video, Central Park, Cinefantastique, Cinematography, Cinevox, Claudio Argento, Compact disc, Compositing, Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, Daria Nicolodi, Dario Argento, Death (personification), Electronic keyboard, Eleonora Giorgi, Fangoria, Feodor Chaliapin Jr., Film poster, Film score, Franco Fraticelli, Freiburg im Breisgau, Gabriele Lavia, Giuseppe Verdi, Goblin (band), Hard hat, Heavy metal music, Hepatitis, Horror film, IMDb, Irene Miracle, Keith Emerson, Kim Newman, Lamberto Bava, Leigh McCloskey, Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide, Leopoldo Mastelloni, Limited release, Liner notes, LP record, Maitland McDonagh, Mario Bava, Matte painting, Mentorship, Nabucco, ..., New York City, Opera, Plume (publisher), Progressive rock, Prose poetry, Review aggregator, Romano Albani, Rome, Rotten Tomatoes, Sacha Pitoëff, Second unit, Sequel, Set piece, Sic, Soundtrack album, Stunt, Stunt performer, Supernatural fiction, Suspiria, Suspiria de Profundis, The Mother of Tears, The New York Times, The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, The Three Mothers, Thomas De Quincey, Tim Lucas, Time Out Group, Time signature, Total Film, United States dollar, Va, pensiero, Variety (magazine), Veronica Lazăr, VHS, Video Watchdog, William Lustig, 20th Century Fox. Expand index (37 more) »

Alida Valli

Baroness Alida Maria Laura Altenburger von Marckenstein-Frauenberg (31 May 1921 – 22 April 2006), better known by her stage name Alida Valli (or simply Valli), was an Italian actress who appeared in more than 100 films, including Mario Soldati's Piccolo mondo antico, Alfred Hitchcock's The Paradine Case, Carol Reed's The Third Man, Michelangelo Antonioni's Il Grido, Luchino Visconti's Senso, Bernardo Bertolucci's 1900 and Dario Argento's Suspiria.

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AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.

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Anchor Bay Entertainment

Anchor Bay Entertainment (formerly Video Treasures), (also known as Anchor Bay Films) is an American home entertainment and production company.

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Ania Pieroni

Ania Pieroni is a former Italian actress, known for The House by the Cemetery (1981), Tenebrae (1982) and Inferno (1980).

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Assistant director

The role of an assistant director on a film includes tracking daily progress against the filming production schedule, arranging logistics, preparing daily call sheets, checking cast and crew, and maintaining order on the set.

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Box office

A box office or ticket office is a place where tickets are sold to the public for admission to an event.

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British Aerospace Harrier II

The British Aerospace Harrier II was a second-generation vertical/short takeoff and landing (V/STOL) jet aircraft used previously by the Royal Air Force (RAF) and, between 2006 and 2010, the Royal Navy (RN).

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CBS/Fox Video

The CBS/Fox Company, or CBS/Fox Video was a home video entertainment company formed and established in June 1982, as a merger between 20th Century-Fox Video, (formerly Magnetic Video Corporation), and CBS Video Enterprises which sold film libraries from major American film studios and was the North American licensee of BBC Video releases.

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Central Park

Central Park is an urban park in Manhattan, New York City.

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Cinefantastique was a horror, fantasy, and science fiction film magazine.

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Cinematography (also called Direction of Photography) is the science or art of motion-picture photography by recording light or other electromagnetic radiation, either electronically by means of an image sensor, or chemically by means of a light-sensitive material such as film stock.

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Cinevox is an Italian record label specializing in the release of motion picture soundtrack albums.

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Claudio Argento

Claudio Argento (born 15 September 1943) is an Italian film producer and screenwriter.

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Compact disc

Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format that was co-developed by Philips and Sony and released in 1982.

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Compositing is the combining of visual elements from separate sources into single images, often to create the illusion that all those elements are parts of the same scene.

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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1821) is an autobiographical account written by Thomas De Quincey, about his laudanum addiction and its effect on his life.

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Daria Nicolodi

Daria Nicolodi (born 19 June 1950) is an Italian actress and screenwriter.

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Dario Argento

Dario Argento (born 7 September 1940) is an Italian film director, producer, film critic and screenwriter.

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Death (personification)

Death, due to its prominent place in human culture, is frequently imagined as a personified force, also known as the Grim Reaper.

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Electronic keyboard

An electronic keyboard or digital keyboard is an electronic musical instrument, an electronic or digital derivative of keyboard instruments.

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Eleonora Giorgi

Eleonora Giorgi (born 21 October 1953) is an Italian actress, screenwriter and film director.

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Fangoria is an internationally distributed American horror film fan magazine, in publication since 1979.

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Feodor Chaliapin Jr.

Feodor Chaliapin Jr. (Фёдор Фёдорович Шаля́пин; October 6, 1905 – September 17, 1992) was a Russian-born actor who appeared in many American and Italian films.

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Film poster

A film poster is a poster used to promote and advertise a film.

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Film score

A film score (also sometimes called background score, background music, film soundtrack, film music, or incidental music) is original music written specifically to accompany a film.

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Franco Fraticelli

Franco Fraticelli (30 August 1928 in Rome, Italy – 26 April 2012 in Rome) was an Italian film editor with more than 150 film credits.

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Freiburg im Breisgau

Freiburg im Breisgau (Alemannic: Friburg im Brisgau; Fribourg-en-Brisgau) is a city in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, with a population of about 220,000.

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Gabriele Lavia

Gabriele Lavia (born October 10, 1942) is an Italian actor, film director and theatre director.

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Giuseppe Verdi

Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi (9 or 10 October 1813 – 27 January 1901) was an Italian opera composer.

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Goblin (band)

Goblin (also Back to the Goblin, New Goblin, Goblin Rebirth, the Goblin Keys, The Goblins and Claudio Simonetti's Goblin) is an Italian progressive rock band known for their soundtrack work.

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Hard hat

A hard hat is a type of helmet predominantly used in workplace environments such as industrial or construction sites to protect the head from injury due to falling objects, impact with other objects, debris, rain, and electric shock.

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Heavy metal music

Heavy metal (or simply metal) is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom.

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Hepatitis is inflammation of the liver tissue.

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Horror film

A horror film is a film that seeks to elicit a physiological reaction, such as an elevated heartbeat, through the use of fear and shocking one’s audiences.

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IMDb, also known as Internet Movie Database, is an online database of information related to world films, television programs, home videos and video games, and internet streams, including cast, production crew and personnel biographies, plot summaries, trivia, and fan reviews and ratings.

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Irene Miracle

Irene Miracle (born January 24, 1954 in Stillwater, Oklahoma) is an American film and television actress and director.

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Keith Emerson

Keith Noel Emerson (2 November 1944 – 11 March 2016) was an English musician and composer.

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Kim Newman

Kim James Newman (born 31 July 1959) is an English journalist, film critic, and fiction writer.

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Lamberto Bava

Lamberto Bava (born 3 April 1944) is an Italian film director.

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Leigh McCloskey

Leigh Joseph McCloskey (born June 21, 1955) is an American actor, artist and writer.

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Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide

Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide was a book-format collection of movie capsule reviews that began in 1969, was updated biennially after 1978, and then annually after 1986.

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Leopoldo Mastelloni

Leopoldo Mastelloni (born 12 July 1945) is an Italian actor, comedian and singer.

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Limited release

Limited release is a film distribution strategy of releasing a new film in a few theaters across a country, typically in major metropolitan markets.

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Liner notes

Liner notes (also sleeve notes or album notes) are the writings found on the sleeves of LP record albums and in booklets which come inserted into the compact disc jewel case or the equivalent packaging for vinyl records and cassettes.

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LP record

The LP (from "long playing" or "long play") is an analog sound storage medium, a vinyl record format characterized by a speed of rpm, a 12- or 10-inch (30 or 25 cm) diameter, and use of the "microgroove" groove specification.

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Maitland McDonagh

Maitland McDonagh is an American film critic and the author of several books about cinema.

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Mario Bava

Mario Bava (31 July 1914 – 27 April 1980) was an Italian director, screenwriter, special effects artist, and cinematographer from the "golden age" of Italian horror films.

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Matte painting

A matte painting is a painted representation of a landscape, set, or distant location that allows filmmakers to create the illusion of an environment that is not present at the filming location.

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Mentorship is a relationship in which a more experienced or more knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced or less knowledgeable person.

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Nabucco (short for Nabucodonosor ~, English Nebuchadnezzar) is an Italian-language opera in four acts composed in 1841 by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Temistocle Solera.

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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Opera (English plural: operas; Italian plural: opere) is a form of theatre in which music has a leading role and the parts are taken by singers.

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Plume (publisher)

Plume is a publishing company in the United States, founded in 1970 as the trade paperback imprint of New American Library.

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Progressive rock

Progressive rock (shortened as prog; sometimes called art rock, classical rock or symphonic rock) is a broad genre of rock music that developed in the United Kingdom and United States throughout the mid to late 1960s.

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Prose poetry

Prose poetry is poetry written in prose instead of using verse but preserving poetic qualities such as heightened imagery, parataxis and emotional effects.

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Review aggregator

A review aggregator is a system that collects reviews of products and services (such as films, books, video games, software, hardware and cars).

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Romano Albani

Romano Albani (25 September 1945 – 21 May 2014) was an Italian cinematographer and camera operator.

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Rome (Roma; Roma) is the capital city of Italy and a special comune (named Comune di Roma Capitale).

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Rotten Tomatoes

Rotten Tomatoes is an American review-aggregation website for film and television.

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Sacha Pitoëff

Sacha Pitoëff (11 March 1920 – 21 July 1990) was a French film actor and theatre director.

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Second unit

Second unit is a discrete team of filmmakers tasked with filming shots or sequences of a production, separate from the main or "first" unit.

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A sequel is a literature, film, theatre, television, music or video game that continues the story of, or expands upon, some earlier work.

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Set piece

In film production, a set piece is a scene or sequence of scenes whose execution requires serious logistical planning and considerable expenditure of money.

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The Latin adverb sic ("thus", "just as"; in full: sic erat scriptum, "thus was it written") inserted after a quoted word or passage indicates that the quoted matter has been transcribed or translated exactly as found in the source text, complete with any erroneous or archaic spelling, surprising assertion, faulty reasoning, or other matter that might otherwise be taken as an error of transcription.

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Soundtrack album

A soundtrack album is any album that incorporates music directly recorded from the soundtrack of a particular feature film or television show.

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A stunt is an unusual and difficult physical feat or an act requiring a special skill, performed for artistic purposes usually on television, theatre, or cinema.

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Stunt performer

A stunt performer, often referred to as a stuntman, stuntwoman, or daredevil, is a trained professional who performs stunts, often as a career.

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Supernatural fiction

Supernatural fiction or supernaturalist fiction is a genre of speculative fiction exploiting or requiring as plot devices or themes some contradictions of the commonplace natural world and materialist assumptions about it.

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Suspiria (Latin: "sighs") is a 1977 Italian supernatural horror film directed by Dario Argento, co-written by Argento and Daria Nicolodi, partially based on Thomas De Quincey's 1845 essay Suspiria de Profundis (Sighs from the Depths) and co-produced by Claudio and Salvatore Argento.

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Suspiria de Profundis

Suspiria de profundis (a Latin phrase meaning "sighs from the depths") is one of the best-known and most distinctive literary works of the English essayist Thomas De Quincey.

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The Mother of Tears

The Mother of Tears (La Terza madre, literally The Third Mother) is a 2007 Italian-American cult mystery horror film written and directed by Dario Argento, and starring Asia Argento, Daria Nicolodi, Moran Atias, Udo Kier and Coralina Cataldi-Tassoni.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural

The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural is a reference work on horror fiction in the arts, edited by Jack Sullivan.

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The Three Mothers

The Three Mothers (Le Tre madri in Italian) is a trilogy of supernatural horror films by Italian film director Dario Argento.

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Thomas De Quincey

Thomas Penson De Quincey (15 August 17858 December 1859) was an English essayist, best known for his Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1821).

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Tim Lucas

Tim Lucas (born May 30, 1956) is a film critic, biographer, novelist, screenwriter, blogger, and publisher and editor of the video review magazine Video Watchdog.

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Time Out Group

Time Out Group is a British media company which is publisher of magazines and travel guidebooks covering events, entertainment and culture in cities around the world.

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Time signature

The time signature (also known as meter signature, metre signature, or measure signature) is a notational convention used in Western musical notation to specify how many beats (pulses) are to be contained in each measure (bar) and which note value is equivalent to one beat.

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Total Film

Total Film is a British film magazine published 13 times a year (published monthly and a summer issue is added every year since issue 91, 2004 which is published between July and August issue) by Future Publishing.

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United States dollar

The United States dollar (sign: $; code: USD; also abbreviated US$ and referred to as the dollar, U.S. dollar, or American dollar) is the official currency of the United States and its insular territories per the United States Constitution since 1792.

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Va, pensiero

"", also known in English as the "Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves", is a chorus from the third act of the opera Nabucco (1842) by Giuseppe Verdi, with a libretto by Temistocle Solera, inspired by Psalm 137.

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Variety (magazine)

Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine and website owned by Penske Media Corporation.

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Veronica Lazăr

Veronica Lazăr (16 October 1938 - 8 June 2014) was a Romanian born Italian actress.

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The Video Home System (VHS) is a standard for consumer-level analog video recording on tape cassettes.

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Video Watchdog

Video Watchdog was a bimonthly, digest size film magazine published from 1990 to 2017 by publisher/editor Tim Lucas and his wife, art director and co-publisher Donna Lucas.

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William Lustig

William Lustig (born February 1, 1955 in The Bronx, New York), also known as Bill Lustig, is an American film director and producer who has worked primarily in the horror film genre.

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20th Century Fox

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, doing business as 20th Century Fox, is an American film studio currently owned by 21st Century Fox.

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