From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Panic (1982, Italy/Spain) is a Horror film directed by Tonino Ricci.


Main Details

  • Released on December 7, 1982 (Italy)
  • Color
  • Running time: 90 minutes
  • Production Co: Arco Films | European Film Distribuzione | Nuova Glassia Films
  • Distribution Co: Alas Films S.L. (1983) (Spain) (theatrical) | Cinema Shares International Distribution (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed)
  • Directed by Tonino Ricci (as Anthony Richmond)
  • Produced by Marcello Romeo (producer)
  • Written by Víctor Andrés Catena, Jaime Comas Gil
  • Starring David Warbeck, Janet Agren, Roberto Ricci, José Lifante, Miguel Herrera
  • Music by Marcello Giombini
  • Cinematography by Giovanni Bergamini
  • Edited by Vincenzo Tomassi

Plot Summary

  • A scientist's experiment with a deadly bacteria goes awry and leaves him horribly deformed. The monstrous man then runs amok in his town.

Also Known As

  • (original title) Bakterion
  • Brazil - Pânico
  • Spain - Pánico
  • Finland (video title) Paniikki
  • France - Panique
  • Greece (video title) The Panic - O panikos
  • Greece - Zombi 4 - I ekdikisi ton zontanon nekron
  • Hungary (video title) Pánik
  • Italy - Bakterion
  • USA (DVD title) Monster of Blood
  • Germany (video title) Nightmare Killing | Germany Panik
  • World-wide (English title) Panic


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