Italian gothic movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant italian gothic movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychotronic, gothic, gothic horror, scary, suspenseful and serious films and TV shows about / with italian gothic, murder, castle, female nudity, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), supernatural, blood, bare breasts and sex plots mostly in Horror, Mystery and Thriller genres shot in Italy, France, Spain and other countries.
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italian gothic movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as italian gothic: Tomb of Torture (1963), Seven Dead in the Cat's Eye (1973), The Horrible Dr. Hichcock (1962), Hotel Fear (1978), The Bishop's Bedroom (1977), The Wax Mask (1997), Crypt of the Vampire (1964), Evil Face (1974), The Virgin of Nuremberg (1963), The Witch (1966).

List of italian gothic movies

Tomb of Torture (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A woman is tormented by dreams that she is the reincarnation of a dead countess. Her father, trying to get her to stop the dreams, takes her to a village near the castle of the late countess. In the village she meets a reporter who is investigating ...
Style: gothic, psychotronic
Plot: italian gothic, reincarnation, castle, countess, dream, father daughter relationship, tomb, jewelry, gore, crime scene, cellar, protection ...
Place: europe
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Seven Dead in the Cat's Eye (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a small Scottish village, horribly murdered bodies keep turning up. Suspicion falls upon the residents of a nearby castle that is haunted by a curse involving a killer cat.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, erotic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, investigation, small town, sadism, crimes, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, curses spells and rituals, apocalypse, whodunit ...
Time: 70s
Place: scotland, europe
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The Horrible Dr. Hichcock (1962)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The year is 1885, and necrophiliac Dr. Hitchcock likes to drug his wife for sexual funeral games. One day he accidentally administers an overdose and kills her. Several years later he remarries, with the intention of using the blood of his new bride ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, psychotronic
Plot: necrophilia, s&m, italian gothic, hospital, mad doctor, dead wife, second wife, italian horror, physician, mad love, doctor, crypt ...
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The House of the Laughing Windows (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Stefano, a young restorer is commissioned to save a fresco representing the suffering of St. Sebastiano. The fresco painter was Legnani, and the fresco is his last work. Legnani apparently was mentally disturbed. He was used to paint people close to ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, tense, surreal, mind bending ...
Plot: transvestism, sexual frustration, obsession, murder, supernatural horror, investigation, unlikely criminals, mentally unstable, crimes, obsessive quest, life is a bitch, amateur detective ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
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Hotel Fear (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young girl and her mother run a hotel during the war. When the mother dies, the girl finds herself at the mercy of her sex-crazed guests. Soon enough, a cloaked figure starts killing off everyone that tries to harm her.
Style: gothic, neo noir
Plot: switchblade, hotel, serial killer as protagonist, whodunit, spit, carrying a dead body, sunbathing, nosebleed, hotel owner, overheard conversation, sexual harassment, disguise ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: italy
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The Bishop's Bedroom (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mario, a rich and eccentric war hero befriends Marco, a loner with a sailboat, and takes him home to meet his estranged wife Cleofe and sexually repressed sister in law Matilde. Mario confesses his love for Matilde and so ensues a love triangle.
Style: sex comedy, italian comedy, gothic
Plot: yacht, storm, boat, voyeurism, female nudity, sexy woman, nude sunbathing, sister in law, cleavage, erotica, sex, lake ...
Place: italy, europe
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Love and Death in the Garden of the Gods (1972)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A German ornithologist casually discovers some old tapes on which a psychologist has recorded the mysterious doings happened into those isolated walls. So he learns about a gloomy story of incestuous loves and trivial betrayals that will lead to a ...
Style: psychological, art house, twists and turns
Plot: psychologist, murder, incest, ornithologist, love, secret, betrayal, whodunit, obsession, professor, plot twist, audio tape ...
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The Wax Mask (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Paris, 1900: a couple are horribly murdered by a masked man with a metal claw who rips their hearts out. The sole survivor and witness to the massacre is a young girl. Twelve years later in Rome a new wax museum is opened, whose main attractions are ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary
Plot: murder, wax museum, showbiz, gory, psychopath, deadly, prodigy, journalism, crimes, gore, french giallo, police officer ...
Time: 90s, year 1912, year 1900
Place: rome italy, paris france
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Crypt of the Vampire (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Count Karnstein sends for a doctor to help his sick daughter Laura. Her nurse believes she is possessed by the spirit of a dead ancestor;Carmilla. A young woman becomes intrigued by the mysterious deaths surrounding Laura after a carriage accident ...
Style: gothic, psychotronic, gothic horror
Plot: castle, curse, supernatural power, fear, family curse, pentagram, hanging, witchcraft, teenage girl, haunted house, isolated place, lesbian ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century
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Evil Face (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Turkey
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Baron Ivan Rassimov, a brilliant doctor, died horribly during a fire burst in his laboratory. Since that day, his daughter Tanja retired to a life of reclusion, covering with a dark veil her disfigured face. Professor Nijinski was once a student of ...
Style: gothic horror
Plot: disfigured face, mad scientist, experiment, transplant, mad doctor, skeleton, blood spatter, female nudity, italian gothic, bare breasts, small breasts, blood splatter ...
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The Virgin of Nuremberg (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Women are being tortured to death with various torture devices in the dungeon of an old castle by a deformed, hooded, holocaust survivor.
Style: gothic horror, psychotronic
Plot: murder, torture chamber, castle, rat, secret passage, fire, flashback, attempted drowning, female nudity, disfigurement, hypodermic, stockings ...
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The Witch (1966)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A historian goes to a castle library to translate some ancient erotic literature. While there he discovers what he believes to be supernatural forces at work.
Style: noir, psychotronic
Plot: witch, love triangle, greenhouse, newspaper ad, potion, castle, witch burning, italian gothic
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The Bloodsucker Leads The Dance (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A rich count invites a theatre troupe to his home on an isolated island... but soon people start getting murdered. Has the family curse struck again?
Style: gothic horror
Plot: vampire, erection, lesbianism, unsimulated sex, lesbian sex, deep cleavage, vagina spreading, sex, female nudity, erotica, ejaculation, cunnilingus ...
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Death Smiles on a Murderer (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man discovers an ancient Incan formula for raising the dead, and uses it for a series of revenge murders.
Style: gothic, psychological, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, necrophilia, killer, violence, anger, fear, adultery, psycho killer, rage, death, female psychopath, confusion ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
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An Angel for Satan (1966)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the end of the 19th century, in a little Italian village by a lake an old statue is recovered. Soon a series of crimes start and the superstitious people of the village believe that the statue carries an ancient malediction
Style: gothic, psychotronic
Plot: mishap, village, lake, supernatural power, bodily possession, italian gothic, fireplace, succubus, statue, possession, ghost, teacher ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: italy
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Lover of the Monster (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Kinski plays a retired doctor and jealous husband who returns with his wealthy wife (Katia Christian) to her family castle. He discovers his late father-in-law's basement laboratory, and angry at the attention his wife is paying to an old ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic
Plot: doctor, jekyll and hyde, rape, murder, castle, failed marriage, drifter, killing spree, italian gothic, murder trial, scientific experiment, murderer ...
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The Doll of Satan (1969)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Elizabeth travels to the family castle to hear her uncle's will. Once there, she encounters a crazy woman in a wheelchair, a murderer and has nightmares about the legendary ghost who is said to be in the castle. As if that were not bad enough, ...
Style: gothic
Plot: inheritance, castle, will, murder, woman in a wheelchair, last will and testament, italian gothic, erotic dream, bare breasts, drugged drink
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The Castle of the Living Dead (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Count Drago invites over entertainers to his castle, but what the people don't know is that Drago mummifies animals and humans!
Style: gothic horror, psychotronic
Plot: embalming, mummy, strongman, raven, funeral, castle, midget, theatrical troupe, french giallo, highwayman, italian gothic, broken bottle ...
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Terror-Creatures from the Grave (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An attorney arrives at a castle to settle the estate of its recently deceased owner. The owner's wife and daughter reveal that he was someone who was able to summon the souls of ancient plague victims and, in fact, his spirit was roaming the ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, psychotronic
Plot: witchcraft, plague, grave, occult, revenge, severed arm, thunder, lightning, black magic, dead woman, disease, widow ...
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Lady Frankenstein (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dr. Frankensteins' daughter, who is in love with the aging lab assistant Marshall, continues with her fathers experiments and attempts to transplant Marshall's brain into a new body to prolong his life.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, femme fatale, transplant, laboratory, deadly, supernatural, escapades, crimes, manipulations, mentally challenged, master and servant, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
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Web of the Spider (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alan Foster, a professional American journalist, travels to London to meet with Edgar Allen Poe for an interview. While in London, Alan soon finds himself in the company of Lord Blackwood, and Alan accepts a bet to spend a night in his castle
Style: gothic horror, serious, gothic, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: vampire, ghost, haunted house, murder, castle, supernatural romance, woman in danger, survival, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
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The Devil's Wedding Night (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The 1800s: scholarly Karl Schiller believes he's found the ring of the Nibelungen, which holds great power. It's at Castle Dracula. His twin, Franz, a gambler, asks if vampires frighten Karl; Karl shows him an Egyptian amulet, which may ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, gothic horror, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: vampire, curses spells and rituals, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, murder, woman in danger, master and servant, supernatural, magical ring, supernatural romance, virgin, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, transylvania
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The Ghost (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman and her lover murder her husband, a doctor. Soon, however, strange things start happening, and they wonder if they really killed him, or if he is coming back from the dead to haunt them.
Style: gothic, psychotronic, gothic horror
Plot: ghost, revenge, poison, supernatural power, symphonic music score, secret passage, crypt, pursuit, husband wife relationship, seance, hanged man, irony ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century
Place: scotland
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The Reincarnation of Isabel (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Isabel is a dead vampire and witch whose body is hanging in a basement while the owner tries to kidnap virgins for a sacrifice that could mean Isabel’s resurrection. But doing this won’t be easy as the women aren’t gonna give in very easily.
Style: psychotronic, gothic horror
Plot: reincarnation, witch, vampire, virgin sacrifice, nudity (full frontal - brief), supernatural power, sacrifice, italian gothic, supernatural horror, female nudity, female stockinged legs, pantyhose ...
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Kill Baby, Kill (1966)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An 18th century European village is haunted by the ghost of a murderous little girl.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: ghost, village, uncover truth, investigation, mysterious character, haunted by the past, vengeance, mystery, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: europe, romania
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The Whip and the Body (1963)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the 19th century, a sadistic nobleman terrorizes the members of his family. He is found dead, but his ghost soon returns to haunt the residents of his castle.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, controversial, scary ...
Plot: ghost, s&m, masochist, honeymoon, beach, gory, palaces castles and temples, deadly, supernatural, mysterious character, crimes, investigation ...
Time: 19th century
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Bloody Pit of Horror (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A photographer and his models go to an old, abandoned castle for a photo shoot. Unbeknownst to them, the castle is inhabited by a lunatic who believes himself to be the reincarnated spirit of a 17th-century executioner whose job it is to protect the ...
Style: psychotronic, gothic horror
Plot: model, booby trap, delusion, iron maiden, castle, photographer, murder, torture, chained, curse, torture chamber, mask ...
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Castle of Blood (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A writer accepts a wager that he cannot spend the night alone in a haunted castle on All Soul's Eve. Once night falls at the castle, several who had been murdered therein return to life, reliving their deaths and seeking to kill the writer for ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, tense, scary, serious ...
Plot: ghost, nudity (full frontal - brief), bet, castle, vampire, escapades, palaces castles and temples, haunted house, anniversary, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england
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Night of the Devils (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Night of the Devils is an Italian vampire thriller with a remarkably good pedigree. The script is based on The Wurdalak, a short story by A.K. Tolstoy. The central character is the patriarch of a wealthy family who fears that he will show up one day ...
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, vampire, witch, zombie, imaginary, deadly creature, deadly, in the woods, gory, survival, escapades, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
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Nightmare Castle (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman and her lover are tortured and killed by her sadistic husband. The pair return from the grave to seek vengeance.
Style: gothic horror, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, gothic ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, rivalry, murder, infidelity, mad scientist, possessed woman, experiment gone awry, obsession, vengeance, haunted by the past, danger ...
Time: 60s
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