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Fumetti and mirrors

Danger: Diabolik¬†was Bava’s first and only big budget film. He had been used to making $50,000 films. Here, Dino De Laurentiis¬†gave him $3 million to work with. Bava left $2.6 million on the table. Since his forte had long been … Continue reading

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Art Imitating Art

As I watched Danger: Diabolik, I thought that hitchhiking scene looked very similar to something from a Heavy Metal comic strip from my degenerate youth. Not a direct copy, but a similar idea. Today I was fortunate to get a … Continue reading

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