|release date||December 19 1987|
|starring||Cristina Marsillach, Ian Charleson, Urbano Barberini, Daria Nicolodi|
|tagline||Obsession. murder. madness.|
SynopsisA young opperata is stalked by a deranged fan bent on killing the people associated with her to claim her for himself.
The production of Opera was a troubled one, much reflecting the show of Macbeth in the actual film. Dario’s father died during filming, he was drifting away from his girlfriend and collaborator Daria Nicolodi, one of the main actresses pulled out just before the production started and had a cast member die amongst many other accidents while filming. It seems as though the production itself was under the curse of Macbeth. Despite all the problems Opera still pulls through as a very enjoyable film with some of Argento’s best camera work to date. …Read More