The Frightened Woman

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Revision as of 16:04, 25 November 2022 by JKData (talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
The Frightened Woman (aka The Laughing Woman / Femina Ridens) is a 1969 Giallo by Piero Schivazappa.


Main Details

  • Released in 1969
  • Color
  • Running time: 108 minutes
  • Production Co.: Cemo Films
  • Distribution Co.: Empire Universal Films (1970) (Canada) (theatrical) | Audubon Films (1970) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed)
  • Directed by Piero Schivazappa
  • Written by Paolo Levi, Piero Schivazappa, Giuseppe Zaccariello
  • Starring Philippe Leroy, Dagmar Lassander, Lorenza Guerrieri

Plot Summary

  • A rich and sadistic man, who enjoys degrading women as part of elaborate S&M games, abducts a female journalist. She is subjected to his unpleasant games but soon begins subverting him.

Also known as

  • Femina Ridens
  • The Laughing Woman
  • Grindhouse Database Newsletter
  • Exploitation books
  • Kung fu movies
  • Giallo BluRay