Italian title: AL CALAR DELLA SERA
[After the Evening] akaSUBMISSION OF A WOMANandAT NIGHTFALL
· Gianluca Favilla
is an actress who - after the birth of baby Francesca - decides to settle
down and live a more sedate life with her older husband, attorney Giorgio.
They are planning a quiet weekend together, but Luisa and Giorgio soon
find themselves terrorized by a psychopathic stalker with crazed intentions
if rape, murder and mayhem.
This Italian erotic thriller was the target for protest in the more
uptight early 90's due to its grim depiction of sexual violence. But
today it is considered a minor masterpiece by director Alessandro Lucidi.
He was the son of filmmaker Maurizi Lucidi (IT
CAN BE DONE AMIGO, VAMPIRE
IN VENICE, et al) and is better known as an movie editor,
organizing and splicing more than 80 pictures including such genre classics
OF FIRE and BLACK
would be Daniela Poggi's first leading role since her debut in GESTAPO'S
LAST ORGY fifteen years prior. Another 40+ movies would follow.
Daniela is still active today, having recently wrapped Dark Matter
Italian film, with optional ON/OFF English subtitles; uncut 96 min, widescreen,
DVD encoded for ALL REGION NTSC WORLD FORMAT; extras include selected
Rape, Strong Sexual Segments, Sexual Brutality
for Adult Audiences