Italian title: GLI ANGELI DEL 2000 [The Angels from 2000]
director: Lino Ranieri
(as Honil Ranieri)
starring: Eleonora Rossi Drago · Ivano Davoli · Gianni Dei · Evy Marandi
· Franco Citti
several years of selling drugs and criminal activity, Marco is having
doubts about his lifestyle. After meeting a younger girl named Vickie,
he starts dreaming of leaving the racket and getting married. But after
the Crime Boss teaches him a lesson, Marco soon realizes that he's stuck.
And everyone close to him is at risk of being hurt.
late '60s was a rich breeding ground for experimental cinema in Italy.
This film, for example, is a wash of Acid Swabs and stark overly-saturated
black-n-white visuals punctuated by Marlo Molino's psychedelic garage
The best examples of Euro Counter-Culture "hidden gems" are
OF THE SENSES, HOT
LOVE OF THE YOUTH, BLOOD
SOAKED LAWN, and scripter Dario Argento's SEXUAL