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Delirio caldo DVD (1972)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Thriller, Horror, Crime, Mystery, Erotic

Director: Renato Polselli

Cast: Mickey Hargitay, Rita Calderoni, Raul Lovecchio, Carmen Young, Christa Barrymore, Tano Cimarosa, Marcello Bonini Olas, Katia Cardinali, William Darni, Max Dorian, Stefania Fassio, Stefano Oppedisano, Cristina Perrier

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: A respected doctor becomes the prime suspect in a series of gruesome murders.

Delitti senza castigo DVD (1942)
Also known as: Kings Row DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Romance, Mystery

Director: Sam Wood

Cast: Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings, Ronald Reagan, Betty Field, Charles Coburn, Claude Rains, Judith Anderson, Nancy Coleman, Kaaren Verne, Maria Ouspenskaya, Harry Davenport, Ernest Cossart, Ilka Grüning, Pat Moriarity, Minor Watson

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Five children in an apparently ideal American small town find their lives changing as the years pass near the turn of the century in 1900. Parris and Drake, both of whom have lost their parents, are best friends; Parris dreams of becoming a doctor, studying under the father of his sweetheart Cassie, while Drake plans on becoming a local businessman when he receives his full inheritance - juggling girlfriends in the meantime. As they become adults, the revelations of local secrets threaten to ruin their hopes and dreams.


Delitto a Oxford DVD (1970)
Also known as: Alba pagana DVD (alternative title)

Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Mystery, Drama

Director: Ugo Liberatore

Cast: Jane Birkin, Alessio Orano, John Steiner, Rossella Falk, Micaela Pignatelli, Edda Di Benedetto, Ian Sinclair, Bianca Maria Corbella, Carlo Spadoni, John Gayford, Susan Jones, Ben Etoria

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: A dramatic and penetrating examination of the intellectual and moral standards existing at Oxford University, England, in the early 1970s.

Delitto al microscopio DVD (1942)
Also known as: Kid Glove Killer DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Crime, Mystery

Director: Fred Zinnemann

Cast: Van Heflin, Marsha Hunt, Lee Bowman, Samuel S. Hinds, Cliff Clark, Eddie Quillan, John Litel, Cathy Lewis, Nella Walker

Medium: DVD R/RW

Delitto allo specchio DVD (1964)
Also known as: Sexy party DVD (alternative title)

Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Giallo, Mystery

Director: Jean Josipovici

Cast: John Drew Barrymore, Gloria Milland, Luisa Rivelli, Antonella Lualdi, Michel Lemoine, Mario Valdemarin, Joe Atlanta, Massimo Carocci, Alberto Cevenini, Maria Pia Conte, Giuseppe Fortis, José Greci, Vittoria Prada, Monique Vita

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: A party of young people gather in a mansion for an occult experiment in which deaths are predicted by a psychic. Soon it turns into more than an experiment . . .

Il delitto della villa DVD (1933)
Also known as: La tête d'un homme DVD (original title)

Country: France

Spoken Languages: French

Genre(s): Drama, Mystery

Director: Julien Duvivier

Cast: Harry Baur, Valéry Inkijinoff, Alexandre Rignault, Gaston Jacquet, Louis Gauthier, Henri Échourin, Marcel Bourdel, Frédéric Munié, Armand Numès, Camus, René Alexandre, Gina Manès, Missia, Oléo, Line Noro

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Willy Ferriere is dead broke and his mistress costs a lot. One day, he says in a pub that he would give 100,000 francs to get rid of his wealthy aunt. Someone lets him know it's a deal. The aunt is murdered, and a poor chap is manipulated to be the perfect suspect. But Superintendant Maigret feels something is wrong.

Il delitto di Roger DVD (1946)
Also known as: Roger la Honte DVD (original title)

Country: France

Spoken Languages: French

Genre(s): Mystery

Director: André Cayatte

Cast: Lucien Coëdel, María Casares, Léonce Corne, Renée Devillers, Rellys, Josée Conrad, André Gabriello, Jean Debucourt, Paulette Dubost, Paul Bernard, Paul Demange, Bernard Hubrenne, Philippe Lemaire, Charles Lemontier, Marcel Pérès

Medium: DVD R/RW

Il delitto Dupré DVD (1963)
Also known as: Les bonnes causes DVD (original title)

Country: France

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Crime, Mystery

Director: Christian-Jaque

Cast: Marina Vlady, Bourvil, Virna Lisi, Pierre Brasseur, Umberto Orsini, Mony Dalmès, Jacques Monod, Jacques Mauclair, Jean-Loup Philippe, Robert Vidalin, Gilbert Gil, Daniel Lecourtois, Mohamed Jamoussy, Hubert Noël, Hubert Deschamps

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Paul Dupré meurt soudainement suite à une injection faite par son infirmière, Gina Bianchi. Gina a été la maîtresse de Dupré et est accusée de l'avoir tué quand on découvre un testament qui la nomme héritière de tous ses biens. Catherine est par conte la femme de Dupré et en m^me temps la maîtresse de Maître Cassidi, à qui elle avoue d'être l'auteur du crime...

Delitto impossibile DVD (1967)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Giallo, Crime

Director(s): Sergio Velitti

Cast: Carlo Alighiero (as Nigel Forbes), Luisella Boni (as June Lister), Andrea Checchi (as Il criminologo), Giancarlo Dettori (as Guthrie il giornalista), Néstor Garay (as Miles il maggiordomo), Franca Maria Giardina (as Evelyn Welles), Massimo Serato (as Brian Cartwright), Gisella Sofio (as Miss Frayle), Franco Volpi (as Maggiore Troon)

Medium: DVD R/RW

Delitto in tuta nera DVD (1958)
Also known as: The Snorkel DVD (original title)

Country: UK

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Crime, Mystery

Director: Guy Green

Cast: Peter van Eyck, Betta St. John, Mandy Miller, Grégoire Aslan, William Franklyn, Marie Burke, Irene Prador, Henri Vidon, Flush, Mary Chapman, Armand Guinle, Robert Rietty, David Ritch

Medium: DVD R/RW

Subtitles: Italian

Plot: Paul Decker murders his wife in her Italian villa by drugging her milk and asphyxiating her by gas. He cleverly locks the bedroom from the inside and hides inside a trapdoor in the floor until after the body is discovered by servants. He uses a scuba snorkel connected to tubes on the outside to breathe during the ordeal...

Delitto in via Teulada DVD (1979)  
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Mystery

Director: Aldo Lado

Cast: Barbara D'Urso, Antonio Petrocelli, Auretta Gai, Pietro Brambilla, Giuseppe Pambieri, Umberto Smaila, Jerry Calà, Giorgio Bracardi, Nanni Loy, Renato Rascel, Emilio Fede, Pippo Baudo, Alice Kessler, Ellen Kessler

Medium: DVD R/RW

Delitto quasi perfetto DVD (1969)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Comedy, Mystery

Director: Mario Camerini

Cast: Philippe Leroy, Pamela Tiffin, Graziella Granata, Bernard Blier, Massimo Serato, Fernando Sancho, Luciano Pigozzi, Giulio Donnini, Silla Bettini, Consalvo Dell'Arti, Adriana Facchetti, Ignazio Leone, Peggy Nathan, Nino Persello, Massimo Sarchielli

Medium: DVD R/RW

Delitto sull'autostrada DVD (1938)
Also known as: Mordsache Holm DVD (original title)

Country: Germany

Spoken Languages: German

Genre(s): Drama, Mystery

Director: Erich Engels

Cast: Ursula Deinert, Walter Steinbeck, Elisabeth Wendt, Werner Scharf, Harald Paulsen, Reinhold Bernt, Kurt Waitzmann, Hans Leibelt, Ellen Bang, Gerhard Bienert, Theo Brandt, Kurt Breit, Curt Cappi, Gerhard Dammann, Jack Diehl

Medium: DVD R/RW

Il detective con la faccia di Bogart DVD (1980)
Also known as: The Man with Bogart's Face DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy, Mystery

Director: Robert Day

Cast: Robert Sacchi, Franco Nero, Michelle Phillips, Olivia Hussey, Misty Rowe, Victor Buono, Herbert Lom, Sybil Danning, Richard Bakalyan, Gregg Palmer, Jay Robinson, George Raft, Yvonne De Carlo, Mike Mazurki, Henry Wilcoxon

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: A man with a fixation on Humphrey Bogart gets plastic surgery to make him look exactly like Bogart. Then he changes his name to Sam Marlowe (after Sam Spade and Phillip Marlowe, two of Bogart's most famous characters), hires a ditzy blonde secretary, and opens up a detective agency. His first case is one that would do Bogie proud...

Detective's story DVD (1966)
Also known as: Harper DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Crime, Mystery

Director: Jack Smight

Cast: Paul Newman, Lauren Bacall, Julie Harris, Arthur Hill, Janet Leigh, Pamela Tiffin, Robert Wagner, Robert Webber, Shelley Winters, Harold Gould, Roy Jenson, Strother Martin, Martin West, Jacqueline deWit, Eugene Iglesias

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Harper is a cynical private eye in the best tradition of Bogart. He even has Bogie's Baby hiring him to find her missing husband, getting involved along the way with an assortment of unsavory characters and an illegal-alien smuggling ring.

The Devil plays DVD (1931)
Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Mystery

Director(s): Richard Thorpe

Cast: Jameson Thomas (as Harry Forrest), Florence Britton (as Diana Amberson), Dorothy Christy (as Dolores Quincy), Richard Tucker (as Gerald Murdock), Lillian Rich (as Grace Stiles), Robert Ellis (as Stiles), Carmelita Geraghty (as Rita Kane), Edmund Burns (as Dick Quincy), Murdock MacQuarrie (as Butler , uncredited), Jack Trent (as Duncan , uncredited), Thomas E. Jackson (as Inspector Brown), Lew Kelly (as Snyder)

Medium: DVD R/RW

Storyline: A murder mystery evolves during a weekend at an exclusive mansion.

Diabolicamente sole con il delitto DVD (1971)
Also known as: Historia de una traición DVD (original title)

Country: Spain

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Giallo

Director: José Antonio Nieves Conde

Cast: Marisa Mell, Stephen Boyd, Fernando Rey, Massimo Serato, Simón Andreu, María Martín, Sylva Koscina, Alejandro de Enciso, Venancio Moreno, Howard Ross, Alfredo Santacruz, Vicente Vega, Mario Álex

Medium: DVD R/RW

Il diamante fatale DVD (1938)
Also known as: Bulldog Drummond's Peril DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Adventure, Crime, Romance, Mystery

Director: James P. Hogan

Cast: John Barrymore, John Howard, Louise Campbell, Reginald Denny, E.E. Clive, Porter Hall, Elizabeth Patterson, Nydia Westman, Michael Brooke, Halliwell Hobbes, Matthew Boulton, Zeffie Tilbury, David Clyde, Clyde Cook, Austin Fairman

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: In this episode captain Drummond tries to find the killer of various people. All assassinations were provoked by a diamond of great value, but Drummond will face the danger.

I diamanti che nessuno voleva rubare DVD (1967)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Crime, Mystery

Director: Gino Mangini

Cast: Jeanne Valérie, Salvo Randone, John Elliot, Aldo Giuffrè, Mario Brega, Bruno Piergentili, Roger Beaumont, Aymo, Lilly Mantovani, Kathy Baron, Giovanni Petrucci, Ignazio Spalla, Thomas Walton, Nino Vingelli, Attilio Dottesio

Medium: DVD R/RW

Dick Tracy contro Cueball DVD (1946)
Also known as: Dick Tracy vs. Cueball DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Crime, Mystery

Director: Gordon Douglas

Cast: Morgan Conway, Anne Jeffreys, Lyle Latell, Rita Corday, Ian Keith, Dick Wessel, Douglas Walton, Esther Howard, Joseph Crehan, Byron Foulger, Jimmy Crane, Milton Parsons, Skelton Knaggs

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Expensive diamonds are stolen but before the thief can fence them he is strangled by ex-con Cueball, who then takes the gems and continues murdering people he believes are trying to swindle him. Dick Tracy allows his girlfriend Tess to act as a buyer for the gems but his plan backfires when she is captured by the homicidal Cueball.

Dick Tracy detective DVD (1945)
Also known as: Dick Tracy DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Crime, Mystery

Director: William Berke

Cast: Morgan Conway, Anne Jeffreys, Mike Mazurki, Jane Greer, Lyle Latell, Joseph Crehan, Mickey Kuhn, Trevor Bardette, Morgan Wallace, Milton Parsons, William Halligan

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Dick is faced with a series of brutal murders in which the victims, all from different social and economic backgrounds, are viciously slashed to pieces. Suspects abound but Tracy, getting a clue that there will be fifteen murders in all, must find the common thread among the victims before more are killed.

Dick Tracy incontra Gruesome DVD (1947)
Also known as: Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Crime, Mystery

Director: John Rawlins

Cast: Boris Karloff, Ralph Byrd, Anne Gwynne, Edward Ashley, June Clayworth, Lyle Latell, Tony Barrett, Skelton Knaggs, James Nolan, Joseph Crehan, Milton Parsons

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: A gang of criminals, which includes a piano player and an imposing former convict known as 'Gruesome', has found out about a scientist's secret formula for a gas that temporarily paralyzes anyone who breathes it. When Gruesome accidentally inhales some of the gas and passes out, the police think he is dead...

Dieci incredibili giorni DVD (1971)
Also known as: La décade prodigieuse DVD (original title)

Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Mystery

Director: Claude Chabrol

Cast: Anthony Perkins, Michel Piccoli, Marlène Jobert, Orson Welles, Guido Alberti, Ermanno Casanova, Mathilde Ceccarelli, Eric Frisdal, Aline Mantovani, Corinne Koeningswarter, Tsilla Chelton, Giovanni Sciuto, Vittorio Sanipoli, Fabienne Gaugloff

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: A young sculptor with a weird penchant for waking up in strange hotels with his memory wiped clean and bloodied hands, invites a former professor to the Gatsby-like provincial manor presided over by his powerful tycoon father...

Dieci piccoli indiani DVD (1945)
Also known as: And Then There Were None DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, Crime, Mystery

Director: René Clair

Cast: Barry Fitzgerald, Walter Huston, Louis Hayward, Roland Young, June Duprez, Mischa Auer, C. Aubrey Smith, Judith Anderson, Richard Haydn, Queenie Leonard, Harry Thurston

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Ten people are invited for a weekend on an island by a Mr U. N. Own, but he isn't on the island. At dinner a record is played, by that all the people are accused of murder, suddenly the first of them is dead, then the next... It seems to be that one of them is the murderer Mr. U. N. Own, but the person in suspect is always the person who is murdered next. At last only two people seem to be left.

Dieci piccoli indiani DVD (1965)
Also known as: Ten Little Indians DVD (original title)

Country: UK

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Thriller, Crime, Mystery

Director: George Pollock

Cast: Hugh O'Brian, Shirley Eaton, Fabian, Leo Genn, Stanley Holloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Daliah Lavi, Dennis Price, Marianne Hoppe, Mario Adorf

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Up to a house high on a mountain top have been invited ten people who are strangers to each other. When they are all gathered, they hear from their host that each one of them has in someway caused the death of an innocent person and that justice had not be served in their cases. There are eight guests and two servants there for the weekend, but one by one, they are being knocked off...

Il difensore misterioso DVD (1934)
Also known as: The Return of Bulldog Drummond DVD (original title)

Country: UK

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Mystery

Director: Walter Summers

Cast: Ralph Richardson, Ann Todd, Joyce Kennedy, Francis L. Sullivan, Claud Allister, H. Saxon-Snell, Spencer Trevor, Charles Mortimer, Wallace Geoffrey, Patrick Aherne

Medium: DVD R/RW

Il dilemma di Dick Tracy DVD (1947)
Also known as: Dick Tracy's Dilemma DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Drama, Crime, Giallo

Director: John Rawlins

Cast: Ralph Byrd, Lyle Latell, Kay Christopher, Jack Lambert, Ian Keith, Bernadene Hayes, Jimmy Conlin, William B. Davidson, Tony Barrett, Tom Keene

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Dick Tracy investigates the theft of a fortune of fur coats, a possible insurance swindle and several murders, all linked to a huge thug who wears a hook in place of his right hand.

Direzione nord DVD (1952)
Also known as: Mr. Denning Drives North DVD (original title)

Country: UK

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Crime, Mystery

Director: Anthony Kimmins

Cast: John Mills, Phyllis Calvert, Eileen Moore, Sam Wanamaker, Herbert Lom, Raymond Huntley, Russell Waters, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Freda Jackson, Trader Faulkner, Sheila Shand Gibbs, Bernard Lee, Michael Shepley, Ronald Adam, John Stuart

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: When well-off aircraft designer Denning finds his daughter's current boyfriend is a nasty character he tries to buy him off, ending up hitting him and causing his death when he falls. Instead of calling the police he dumps the body in a lonely spot on the road to the North, making it look like a hit-and-run accident. Weeks later there is still no report of the body being found, and Denning starts to go to pieces. When he lets his wife into his secret the two start making enquiries, possibly making things worse.


I Docks di New Orleans DVD (1948)
Also known as: Docks of New Orleans DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, Comedy, Crime, Mystery

Director: Derwin Abrahams

Cast: Roland Winters, Virginia Dale, Mantan Moreland, John Gallaudet, Victor Sen Yung, Carol Forman, Douglas Fowley, Harry Hayden, Howard Negley, Stanley Andrews, Emmett Vogan, Boyd Irwin, Rory Mallinson, George J. Lewis

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: The LaFontanne Chemical Company is shipping out a load of we're not sure what, disguised as something entirely different. Mr. Pereaux and Mr. Grock don't want that shipment to ever arrive anywhere, and they and a man named Aquirre mean to stop it at any cost...

Il dolce corpo di Deborah DVD (1968)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, Mystery

Director: Romolo Guerrieri

Cast: Carroll Baker, Jean Sorel, Ida Galli, Luigi Pistilli, Michel Bardinet, Valentino Macchi, Mirella Pamphili, Domenico Ravenna, Giuseppe Ravenna, Renato Montalbano, George Hilton

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Deborah, a wealthy American, and her Italian husband, Marcel, are honeymooning in Geneva when they meet Marcel's friend Philip, who belligerently informs them that Susan, Marcel's former fiancée, has committed suicide. The couple stop at Susan's deserted villa, where Marcel receives a death threat over the telephone. In Nice, he continues to receive menacing phone calls...

La donna dai tre volti DVD (1957)
Also known as: The Three Faces of Eve DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Mystery

Director: Nunnally Johnson

Cast: Joanne Woodward, David Wayne, Lee J. Cobb, Edwin Jerome, Alena Murray, Nancy Kulp, Douglas Spencer, Terry Ann Ross, Ken Scott, Mimi Gibson, Alistair Cooke

Medium: DVD R/RW

Subtitles: Italian

Plot: Eve White is a quiet, mousy, unassuming wife and mother who keeps suffering from headaches and occasional black outs. Eventually she is sent to see psychiatrist Dr. Luther, and, while under hypnosis, a whole new personality emerges: the racy, wild, fun-loving Eve Black. Under continued therapy, yet a third personality appears, the relatively stable Jane. This film, based on the true-life case of a multiple personality, chronicles Dr. Luther's attempts to reconcile the three faces of Eve. multiple personalities.


La donna del lago DVD (1965)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Crime, Mystery, Giallo

Director: Luigi Bazzoni

Cast: Peter Baldwin, Salvo Randone, Valentina Cortese, Pia Lindström, Pier Giovanni Anchisi, Ennio Balbo, Anna Maria Gherardi, Bruno Scipioni, Mario Laurentini, Vittorio Duse, Philippe Leroy, Virna Lisi

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: When a visitor arrives in a small Italian village, he discovers that the residents are acting like soul-less zombies--and he begins to suspect that they may be under the influence of a mysterious local woman.

La donna fantasma DVD (1944)
Also known as: Phantom Lady DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Crime, Mystery, Film-Noir

Director: Robert Siodmak

Cast: Franchot Tone, Ella Raines, Alan Curtis, Aurora Miranda, Thomas Gomez, Fay Helm, Elisha Cook Jr., Andrew Tombes, Regis Toomey, Joseph Crehan, Doris Lloyd, Virginia Brissac, Milburn Stone (voice)

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Unhappily married Scott Henderson spends the evening on a no-name basis with a hat-wearing woman he picked up in a bar. Returning home, he finds his wife strangled and becomes the prime suspect in her murder. Every effort to establish his alibi fails; oddly no one seems to remember seeing the phantom lady (or her hat). In prison, Scott gives up hope but his faithful secretary, "Kansas," doggedly follows evanescent clues through shadowy nocturnal streets. Can she save Scott in time?

La donna fatale DVD (1936)
Also known as: Fatal Lady DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Mystery

Director: Edward Ludwig

Cast: Mary Ellis, Walter Pidgeon, John Halliday, Ruth Donnelly, Alan Mowbray, Guy Bates Post, Samuel S. Hinds, Norman Foster, Edgar Kennedy, Jean Rouverol

Medium: DVD R/RW

Donna misteriosa DVD (1939)
Also known as: Kriminalkommissar Eyck DVD (original title)

Country: Germany

Spoken Languages: German

Genre(s): Mystery

Director: Milo Harbich

Cast: Anneliese Uhlig, Paul Klinger, Herbert Wilk, Hansjoachim Büttner, Alexander Engel, Änne Bruck, Lina Carstens, Fritz Eckert, Andrews Engelmann, Lothar Geist, Alfred Haase, Knut Hartwig, Herbert Hübner, Karl Jüstel, Dorit Kreysler

Medium: DVD R/RW

Donna nel fango DVD (1950)
Also known as: The Woman in Question DVD (original title)

Country: UK

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Mystery

Director: Anthony Asquith

Cast: Jean Kent (voice), Dirk Bogarde, John McCallum, Susan Shaw, Hermione Baddeley, Charles Victor, Duncan Macrae, Lana Morris, Joe Linnane, Vida Hope

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: A woman is murdered, but she is seen in different ways by different people.

Una donna nel lago DVD (1947)
Also known as: Lady in the Lake DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Crime, Mystery, Film-Noir

Director: Robert Montgomery

Cast: Robert Montgomery, Audrey Totter, Lloyd Nolan, Tom Tully, Leon Ames, Jayne Meadows, Dick Simmons, Morris Ankrum, Lila Leeds, William Roberts, Kathleen Lockhart, Ellay Mort

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: The camera shows Phillip Marlowe's view from the first-person in this adaptation of Raymond Chandler's book. The detective is hired to find a publisher's wife, who is supposed to have run off to Mexico. But the case soon becomes much more complicated as people are murdered.

Donne facili DVD (1960)
Also known as: Les bonnes femmes DVD (original title)

Country: France

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Romance, Mystery

Director: Claude Chabrol

Cast: Bernadette Lafont, Clotilde Joano, Stéphane Audran, Lucile Saint-Simon, Pierre Bertin, Jean-Louis Maury, Albert Dinan, Ave Ninchi, Sacha Briquet, Claude Berri, Jean Barclay, Rossana Rossanigo, Dolly Bell, Gabriel Gobin, France Asselin

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Ginette, Rita, Jacqueline and Jane try to find fulfillment and love in their lives. Rita has a fiancé whose family is obsessed with social distinction; Jane has a boy-friend in the army, but does not hesitate to enjoy herself with chance encounters; Ginette has a mysterious passion that keeps her away from her colleagues at nights. Jacqueline is lonely; but who is that mysterious bike-rider who is constantly following her ?

Dopo Arsenio Lupin DVD (1938)
Also known as: Arsène Lupin Returns DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Mystery

Director: James Kevin McGuinness

Cast: Melvyn Douglas, Virginia Bruce, Warren William, John Halliday, Nat Pendleton, Monty Woolley, E.E. Clive, George Zucco, Rollo Lloyd, Vladimir Sokoloff, Ian Wolfe, Tully Marshall, Jonathan Hale

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: A woman and a man vying for a woman's affection: the usual love trio? Not quite so since the belle in question is Lorraine de Grissac, a very wealthy and alluring society woman, while one of the two rivals is none other than Arsène Lupin, the notorious jewel thief everybody thought dead, now living under the assumed name of René Farrand...

Dopo l'uomo ombra DVD (1936)
Also known as: After the Thin Man DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Comedy, Crime, Romance, Mystery

Director: W.S. Van Dyke

Cast: William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart, Elissa Landi, Joseph Calleia, Jessie Ralph, Alan Marshal, Teddy Hart, Sam Levene, Penny Singleton, William Law, George Zucco, Paul Fix, Asta, Mrs. Asta

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Now back in San Francisco after their holiday in New York, Nick and Nora find themselves trying to solve another mystery. It's New Year's Eve and they are summoned to dinner at Nora's elderly, and very aristocratic, family. There they find that cousin Thelma's husband Charles has been missing for three days. Nick reluctantly agrees to look for him but the case takes a twist when Charles is shot and Thelma is accused of murder. Several other murders occur but eventually Nick gathers everyone into the same room to reveal the identity of the killer.

Doppio intrigo DVD (1979)
Also known as: The Double McGuffin DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Mystery

Director: Joe Camp

Cast: Ernest Borgnine, George Kennedy, Elke Sommer, Ed 'Too Tall' Jones, Lyle Alzado, Rod Browning, Dion Pride, Lisa Whelchel, Jeff Nicholson, Michael Gerard, Greg Hodges, Vincent Spano, Orson Welles (voice)

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Some school kids stumble across a briefcase full of money, when they go back for it, they find a body instead. When they bring the police, neither is there, and the police refuses to believe them. Later they discover both were part of an assassination plot. Now they have to figure out how to stop the plot and put the bad guys in jail.

Il dormitorio delle adolescenti DVD (1953)
Also known as: Dortoir des grandes DVD (original title)

Country: France

Spoken Languages: French

Genre(s): Drama, Crime, Mystery

Director: Henri Decoin

Cast: Jean Marais, Françoise Arnoul, Denise Grey, Jeanne Moreau, Noël Roquevert, Line Noro, Katherine Kath, Louis de Funès, Humberto Almazán, Pierre Morin, Jean Sylvère, Dany Carrel, Nicole Gamma, Michèle Nancey, Monique Arthur

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Detective Marco is assigned to investigate a murder that has occurred at an exclusive boarding school for adolescent girls. The victim is a popular, wealthy girl found strangled in her bed. The school director tells Marco she expects him to find the killer outside of the school, and she bristles at his insistent interrogations of the school staff and the students. Marco learns that two sadistic games...

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