Tenebre (Unsane)
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In this bloody thriller, American mystery writer Peter Neal visits Rome on a promotional tour for his latest novel. Criticized for the novel's alleged misogyny, Neal soon finds himself the target of a copycat killer who uses the book as inspiration for his savage crimes against women.
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 73%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Unpleasant even by contemporary horror standards."
‑ Geoff Andrew, Time Out
"Tenebre is possibly Argento's most overtly sexual film, and at the heart of it lies an all-too human fascination with sexuality in all of its desirable and frightening forms."
‑ Felix Gonzalez Jr., DVD Review
"Tenebre is nearer to body of Argento's filmography, and seems like an homage to his early gialli; in comparison it marks the extent of the director's progressive evolution. Tenebre is among Argento's best films."
‑ Rumsey Taylor, Not Coming to a Theater Near You
"Tenebre is a brilliant piece of self-reflexive cinema."
‑ Ed Gonzalez, Slant Magazine
"The film synthesizes all the familiar Argento motifs (psycho killers, bloody violence, convoluted plot twists, pulse pounding music) into an almost perfect symphony of fear that overcomes many of his traditional shortcomings."
‑ Steve Biodrowski, Cinefantastique
"Argento's most coherent film and one of his most shocking."
‑ Matt Bailey, Not Coming to a Theater Near You
"Not the director's best"
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"In a way, it could be [Argento's] most personal film."
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, Combustible Celluloid
"Gory but not particularly effective Argento horror flick, complete with his usual touches: secret villain, topless Italian beauties, and an overbearing organ score."
‑ Christopher Null, Filmcritic.com
"If it looks like trash and smells like trash and photographs like trash, then it probably is trash."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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