The Shout (1978)

1978

A traveler by the name of Crossley forces himself upon a musician and his wife in a lonely part of Devon and uses the aboriginal magic he has learned to displace his host. Charles Crossley is telling his doctor Robert Graves how he developed strange and mystic powers while he was living with the aborigines for 18 years in the wild reaches of the Australian desert and perfected among other things the “Terror Shout” that […]

As Taradas Atacam (1978)

1978
September 13, 2021

The narrator of a radio show called “Barulho na Cidade” (“Noise in the City”) tells five erotic episodes: (1) “Sexo Diferente” (“Unusual Sex”): Carla dos Anzois Pereira (Malu) writes a letter to the show, telling that her little husband Sergio (Jose Carlos Sanches) is no longer sexually interested on her, and requested she finds a lover to “heat” their marriage. (2) “Rapto do Onibus” (“Kidnapping the Bus”): while robbing the passengers of a bus, a […]

From Orion’s Testimony: Formula for Murder (1978) aka An Unforgettable Affair

1978

Toshihiko, a high school boy, hates Kozo, his father, enough to kill him. His mother had lived in terror of him and, at last, broken in spirit, she had left and her pitiful departing figure is still seared in Toshihiko’s mind. Soon, Kozo marries Asako who is young and beautiful. An idea forms in Toshihiko’s mind to get even with his father for the shabby way he had treated his mother. He wonders if he […]