Early Thriller from One of the Genre's Greatest Directors
Italian Title: LA CODA DELLO SCORPIONE (The Case of the Scorpion's Tail)
starring: George Hilton · Anita Strindberg · Albert de Mendoza · Evelyn
Stewart · Janine Reynaud · Luigi Pistilli
receives 1 million dollars from her husband's life insurance plan after
he's killed in a mysterious airplane disaster. Several people suspect
Lisa of foul play, including a junkie lover with a blackmail agenda, her
husband's mistress Lara who feels entitled to some of the money, and -
of course - insurance investigator Peter Lynch. But when Lisa is murdered
after cashing her check (and the money goes missing), the case becomes
much more complicated.
Martino mostly helms television projects, directing numerous TV Movies
and episodes of the popular Italian series Carabinieri. Sergio
is best known for his Italian thrillers (especially ALL
THE COLORS OF THE DARK, CRAVING
DESIRE, and his most recent MOZART
IS A MURDERER) but he has successfully directed films in a variety
of genres for a half century.
Film in English language; widescreen format (16:9), uncut 92 minutes,
DVD encoded for
ALL REGION NTSC WORLD FORMAT; extras include original theatrical trailer.
Themes/Nudity/Graphic Violence/Sexual Brutality
For Mature Audiences