From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Spasmo (1974, Italy) is a Giallo film directed by Umberto Lenzi.


Main Details

  • Released in 1974
  • Color
  • Running Time: 94 Min.
  • Distributed by Libra Films International
  • Directed by Umberto Lenzi
  • Written by Pino Boller, Massimo Franciosa, Umberto Lenzi, Luisa Montagnana
  • Starring Robert Hoffmann, Suzy Kendall, Ivan Rassimov, Adolfo Lastretti, Monica Monet
  • Produced by Ugo Tucci
  • Original Music by Ennio Morricone
  • Cinematography by Guglielmo Mancori
  • Film Editing by Eugenio Alabiso


  • Beyond "Psycho" SPASMO!


Christian (Robert Hoffman) and his girlfriend are taking a walk on a deserted beach when they discover a woman's body lying. A closer look proves that she's alive. The next day Christian meets her again at a yacht party and they fall in love. Later at a nearby motel, something weird happens as they prepare to go to bed together: An intruder breaks in and starts beating Christian who accidentally shoots him with his own gun. A few hours later they find out that the corpse is missing and a series of weird incidents takes place. (IMDB)

  • Grindhouse Database Newsletter
  • Exploitation books
  • Kung fu movies
  • Giallo BluRay