The Cat o' Nine Tails (1971)


A reporter and a blind retired journalist try to solve a series of murders. The crimes are connected to experiments by a pharmaceutical company in secret research. The two end up becoming targets of the killer.

The Cat o' Nine Tails Viooz
Viooz Score: 6.6/10 from 232 votes
Release Date: 1971-02-12
Status: Released
Run time: 112 min / 1:52
Production Studio : Labrador Films, Seda Spettacoli, Terra-Filmkunst
Production Countries: Germany, France, Italy

The Cat o' Nine Tails Casts

James Franciscus
as Carlo Giordani
Karl Malden
as Franco ArnĂ²
Catherine Spaak
as Anna Terzi
Pier Paolo Capponi
as Police Supt. Spini
Horst Frank
as Dr. Braun
Rada Rassimov
as Bianca Merusi
Aldo Reggiani
as Dr. Casoni
Carlo Alighiero
as Dr. Calabresi
Vittorio Congia
as Righetto (cameraman)
Ugo Fangareggi
as Gigi the Loser
Tom Felleghy
as Dr. Esson
Emilio Marchesini
as Dr. Mombelli
Fulvio Mingozzi
as Spimi's man
Corrado Olmi
as Morsella
Pino Patti
as Barber
Umberto Raho
as Manuel's ex-lover
Jacques Stany
as Prof. Manera
Stefano Oppedisano
as Taxi driver
Ada Pometti
as Telephone operator
Walter Pinelli
Sascha Helwin
Marie Louise Sinclair
as Film starlet
Martial Boschero
Cinzia De Carolis
as Lori
Werner Pochath
as Manuel
Tino Carraro
as Prof. Fulvio Terzi
Ettore Arena
as Billiard Player (uncredited)
Aristide Caporale
as Smoker in the Billiard Hall (uncredited)
Giovanni Di Benedetto
as Chief of Police Salmi (uncredited)
Margherita Horowitz
as Lori's Babysitter (uncredited)
Giuseppe Marrocco
as Man at Table in the Saint Peter's Club (uncredited)
Gennarino Pappagalli
as Man in the Terzi's Institute (uncredited)
Aldo Parenti
as (uncredited)
Franco Ukmar
as Policeman - Speaks with Morsella About Food (uncredited)

The Cat o' Nine Tails Crew

Sound Ennio Morricone Original Music Composer
Writing Dario Argento Screenplay
Directing Dario Argento Director
Writing Dario Argento Story
Writing Dardano Sacchetti Story
Sound Bruno Nicolai Conductor
Editing Franco Fraticelli Editor
Production Salvatore Argento Producer
Costume & Make-Up Pierantonio Mecacci Makeup Artist
Writing Luigi Cozzi Story
Costume & Make-Up Giuseppe Ferranti Makeup Artist
Art Romeo Costantini Assistant Set Decoration
Writing Bryan Edgar Wallace Screenplay
Costume & Make-Up Luca Sabatelli Costume Design
Camera Erico Menczer Director of Photography
Art Carlo Leva Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Carlo Leva Costume Design
Production Angelo Iacono Production Manager
Production Giuseppe Mangogna Production Manager
Directing Roberto Pariante Assistant Director
Sound Massimo Anzellotti Sound Effects Editor
Art Luciano Vittori Title Designer
Sound Mario Ronchetti Sound
Lighting Carlo Vinciguerra Electrician
Sound Luciano Anzellotti Sound Effects
Costume & Make-Up Maura Turchi Hairstylist
Sound Romano Pampaloni Sound Recordist
Editing Sergio Fraticelli Assistant Editor
Camera Roberto Brega Camera Operator
Editing Cesarina Casini First Assistant Editor
Lighting Rodolfo Flibotti Gaffer
Lighting Francesco Rachini Electrician
Sound Eugenio Fiori Boom Operator
Camera Giuseppe Gabrielli Grip
Camera Renato Mascagno First Assistant Camera
Camera Firmino Palmieri Still Photographer
Production Carlo Du Bois Administration
Camera Maurizio La Monica Second Assistant Camera
Costume & Make-Up Vincenzo Marchetti Assistant Makeup Artist
Art Franco Pedacchia Assistant Production Design
Art Lamberto Verdenelli Property Master
Lighting Roberto Bertozzi Electrician
Camera Arturo de Castelterlango First Assistant Camera
Lighting Alberico Loreti Best Boy Electric
Camera Ettore Migalizzi Grip
Camera Giovanni Migalizzi Grip
Camera Maurizio Migalizzi Key Grip
Production Roberta Leoni Production Secretary