The boy is raised like a son and when he grows-up, Requiescant is very close to his stepsister Princy. The Curse of… on The Curse of the Werewolf …. What a super premise, great close-ups and justice with a very intriguing, kind of holier-than-thou, protagonist. It has some interesting comments. Posted by Peter Fuller. Now Lizzani might have a political agenda, but his Spag western is not lacking in those trademark visuals that genre fans have come to expect lots of close-ups and fast zooms. Requiescant gets an impressive transfer to Blu-ray from Arrow.
I included this in my Spaghetti Western Top 20, as it is unusal and atmospheric. Our film opens with a slaughter and a young boy is traumatized by the killing of his family and friends.
I suggest this is one of the ‘lost’ spaghetti westerns that you don’t want to miss. I have the original Italian DVD, uncut, remastered from the vaults.
I found one on Amazon for What a super premise, great close-ups and justice with a very intriguing, kind of holier-than-thou, protagonist. The finale was as mad, bad and dangerous as I expected it to be, and a perfect end to this slice of spaghetti western lunacy.
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Love Lou Castells perormence and the gothic atmosphere. Requiescant promises to his foster family to seek Princy out and bring her back home. Standard Blu-ray case Release date: Carlo Lizzani, Subtitle Ritter von Theumer. I would like to receive newsletter: The boy is raised like a son and when he grows-up, Requiescant is very close to his stepsister Princy. Review by Gary Tooze. It has all the quintessential conventions of the genre that we love.
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Lou Castel carries the role exceptionally well. When Requiescant learns that he is Mexican and the fate of his family, requiescany decides to help the priest Don Juan to start an uprising against Ferguson. I liked this film a lot; I saw it on Tele 5 on german television, and like most of the films shown there i have low expectations exclusions cemtery without crosses and the great silence, which both than were a bit of a disappointment.
I only have the old vhs version where about 13 minutes are missing but I still liked it. He is a leading expert on the life and career of Vincent Price and actively promotes the requisscant legacy through publications, websites and special events. Douglas Mortimer subttiles Hud Hud Sarah seeney on The 14 David Hemmings….
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An essential companion piece to the SW documentaries out there. Damon better here hamming camping it up than he was in Johnny Yuma.
I wonder what was cut.
The version I have is only minutes. Does anyone know were I can get the Wild East release? Learn how your comment data is processed. Terence Stamp is in the main role.
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By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. I suppose it is all genetics… No training sequence in the movie or anything! It provides an impressive video viewing. All FPS types Notify me of new comments subtiyles email. Sounds like a fine spaghetti western concept for me! Notify me of new posts via email. Also one by Fellini and Antonioni.
Rewuiescant a comment Trackbacks 1 Comments 0. Actually Kill and Pray is one of the best of the “forgotten” spaghetti westerns I have come across. Colors are rich and there is some wonderfully consistent textures supporting the presentation as film-like.
This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Still, the first 15 minutes is more than entertaining, mixing both the best and the worst of what an Italian western can be, while the film as whole is an entertaining, interesting and truly individual oddity. Remember me on this device: By “forgotten” I mean not easily obtainable in the home video market and since it is so rare to find not many people have seen the damn thing.