THE KILLER IS NOT ALONE
Originaltitel: El Asesino no esta solo
Herstellungsland-/jahr: SPA 1975
Regie: Jesús García de Dueñas
Darsteller: Lola Flores, James Philbrook, Teresa Rabal, David Carpenter, Maria Rohm, Francisco Pierrá,
José Vivó, Juan José Otegui, Manuel Alexandre, Mayrata O'Wisiedo, María José Cantudo, Ángel Menéndez, ...
Story: A young man picks up a prostitute and cuts her throat with a wire. The killer, dubbed "The Wire Strangler" by the press, is a lonely, shy, timid, well-mannered young man named Julio (David Carpenter), who comes from a well-to-do family and suffers from some sort of childhood trauma.
His parents are, and presumably always have been, too preoccupied with work and travel to pay him much mind and he was often left in the care of others growing up. Julio runs off to Madrid to try to start over again after his latest murder, and goes to stay at a hostel run by Dolores (Lola Flores), a single mother and flamenco dance teacher. The other residents at the hostel are a pretty ecclectic bunch. There's a mystery novel writer, a skirt-chaser who sits around reading girlie magazines at the dinner table and likes to spy on one of the women undressing, an elderly retired doctor, a woman who secretly works as a prostitute and others, and they often sit around discussing the killer and his crimes; hypothesizing about what might be making him kill...
(quelle: bloody pit of horror)