From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Paranoia is a 1969 giallo directed by Umberto Lenzi. Not to be confused with A Quiet Place To Kill which was also titled Paranoia.

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Main Details

  • Released in 1969
  • Color
  • Running Time: 90 Min
  • Production Co: Tritone Filmindustria/Société Nouvelle de Cinématographie
  • Directed by Umberto Lenzi
  • Starring: Carroll Baker, Lou Castel, Colette Descombes, Tino Carraro
  • Produced by Salvatore Alabiso
  • Written by Umberto Lenzi, Ugo Moretti, Marie Claire Sollenville
  • Music by Piero Umiliani
  • Cinematography by Guglielmo Mancori
  • Edited by Enzo Alabiso

Plot Summary

  • A widowed socialite (Carroll Baker) meets a college student (Lou Castel) who seduces her, then introduces her to drugs, liquor and orgies.

Also known as

  • Orgasmo
  • Orgasm
  • Une folle envie d'aimer (France)


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