Kill, Baby, Kill (Operazione paura) (Curse of the Living Dead) (Don't Walk in the Park)
Kill, Baby, Kill (Operazione paura) (Curse of the Living Dead) (Don't Walk in the Park) (1966)

Originally Operazione Paura, this Mario Bava horrorama has travelled under a multitude of English-language titles: Operation Fear, Kill, Baby Kill, Curse of the Dead and Curse of the Living Dead. The scene is a remote village, where a… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: July 8, 1966
DVD Release Date: December 31, 2001
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Critic Score: 85% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Alan Scherstuhl
Village Voice

The movie is an immersion as much as it is a narrative.

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Maitland McDonagh
Film Journal International

Restored version of Italian horror icon Mario Bava's eerie 1966 ghost story burnishes the elegant use of color often blurred on DVDs and older prints.

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Alberto Abuín
Espinof

Unique, beautiful, and terrifying on equal parts. [Full review in Spanish]

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Scott Clark
Starburst

A perfect Gothic horror film, and a kind of sign-off from the "classic" phase of the genre.

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TV Guide

A chilling horror film made by the often unseen director Mario Bava.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a typically underwhelming effort from director Mario Bava.

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Anton Bitel
Little White Lies

a story of collective guilt & implacable vindictiveness, as the past keeps returning to prey vampirically on the present - but also a story that travels through darkness to the dawn, ushering in a new epoch, exorcised of all diabolical vestiges.

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Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

The recurring vision of the staring blonde child comes from Flemish painting, the early image of sundry crucifixes like mushrooms on a mossy boulder comes from Mario Bava

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Bava has never presented his moods so vividly and with such effervescence.

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Flixster Audience Score: 70% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
A good ghost story, nicely directed by Mario Bava. The actors aren't so great, but the characters are interesting, strange, and surprising. The movie is… More
Robert C
Everything that I love about Bava films, all rolled into one moody (slightly cheesy) classic horror film. While there is nothing here (story wise) that will… More
Cassandra Maples
In a small town in Transylvanian, police detective Kruger calls upon Doctor Paul Eswai to perform an autopsy on a woman who died a violent death, but the… More
Wahida K
The once-human horror waits in the attic...for you to open the door!
Bruce Bruce
Another Mario Bava film, the last to review in the Mario Bava Volume 1 five movie box set, and like the rest an excellent old school horror film. Set in the… More
Randy Tippy
This man's name is John Austin Frazier... <center><div style="width:175px;"><a… More