Giallo Meltdown

Giallo Meltdown : A Moviethon Diary

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There's a right way to approach a film genre and then there's the Doomed Moviethon way. Richard Glenn Schmidt dove into the giallo by having weekend-long moviethons with sometimes up to 20 films crammed into a very short amount of time. Armed with only a very understanding wife, a disturbing amount of caffeine, and a seemingly limitless supply of junk food, Richard pushed his eyes and mind to the brink of madness and beyond. Seven years in the making, Giallo Meltdown: A Moviethon Diary lovingly covers 215 films in thirteen chapters with all the black-gloved killers, fashion models, gay stereotypes, psychosexual subplots, hooker bonfires, inheritance schemes, and gallons of fluorescent blood that the giallo is known more

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  • Paperback | 276 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 16mm | 480.81g
  • Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 150783912X
  • 9781507839126
  • 1,830,914

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