Zombified Version of "Postman Always Rings Twice"
Italian Title: PER SEMPRE [Forever]
also known as: THE CHANGELING 2 and UNTIL DEATH
starring Gioia Scola · David Brandon · Giuseppe Steffano
· Roberto Pedicini
the film opens, a beautiful young woman named Linda and her lover Carlo
have just killed Luca, her husband. They bury his body, tell no one
and continue running the successful bed-and-breakfast inn near a fishing-lake.
All goes well except for the occasional nightmare experienced by her
son Alex. Then eight years later, a drifter - with many alarming details
about Linda's first marriage - shows up and decides to stick around.
Linda and Carlo start distrusting each other and Alex's nightmares intensify.
The child starts to believe that a murdered man has crawled out of the
as Bava promised, the plot is reminiscent of The Postman Always
Rings Twice. But since Lamberto Bava is perched at the helm,
the emphasis is on horror, the texture is darker, and the characters
are nastier. The horrific mood is is drenched in atmosphere and punctuated
by the spurts of sharp violence. The film - albeit rare and seldom seen
- is one of Lamberto Bava's best, on par with his MAESTRO
OF TERROR and A
BLADE IN THE DARK. Besides his overtly popular DEMONS
series, Mr Bava is best known for PHOTOS
OF GIOLA and YOU'LL
DIE AT MIDNIGHT.