I corpi presentano tracce di violenza carnale (Torso) (Bodies Bear Traces of Carnal Violence)
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I corpi presentano tracce di violenza carnale (Torso) (Bodies Bear Traces of Carnal Violence)
A group of extremely glamourous college coeds (Suzy Kendall among them) are being stalked by a hooded sex-killer whose weapon of choice is a hacksaw. Despite this perverse premise and an equally sick title (which translates as "The Bodies Show Signs of Carnal Violence"), this remains a rather dull exercise, representing the lower end of the Italian giallo thriller spectrum and lacking much of the violence common to films of the same genre, thus failing to keep its flimsy plot in motion. What gore was present in the Italian cut has been all but wiped out by the film's U.S.… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 33%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The motivation is right out of the Psycho playbook, only not quite as convincing."
‑ Sean Axmaker, Turner Classic Movies Online
"Pales next to director Sergio Martino's more inventive sleaze-thrillers."
‑ Fernando F. Croce, Slant Magazine
"a gory giallo that pushes all the right buttons, but never quite works until the final third"
‑ James Kendrick, Q Network Film Desk
"So overloaded with red herrings that even Scandinavians would find it excessive, Torso is not the most complicated of whodunits."
‑ Bill Gibron, PopMatters