Deep Red

Viewed – 16 June 2011  Blu-ray

Theatrical cut

I have been a fan of horror maestro Dario Argento for a few years now, and went about collecting much of his back catalogue at one time.  With the recent release of one of his most acclaimed movies on Blu-ray however, I felt it was high time I rediscovered this classic Giallo.  David Hemmings (Gladiator, Blow Up) plays a concert pianist who one night witnesses the murder of a renowned psychic.  This gets him involved in the ensuing investigation, where he befriends a gutsy reporter, played by the ever-likable Daria Nicolodi (Opera, Tenebrae, Phenomena).

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