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The Tenth Victim

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The Tenth Victim 1965 12

93 mins Italy Director. Elio Petri

Marcello Mastroianni is the victim and Ursula Andress the hunter in Elio Petri’s sexy ‘60s sci-fi, which predates The Hunger Games, Battle Royale, et al, with its depiction of a televised assassination spectacle, The Big Hunt.

Petri’s stunning pop art production design and archly satirical tone result in a flamboyant spectacle that harbours some subversive bite alongside its undoubtedly kitsch charm.

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Directed by

Elio Petri

Featuring

Marcello Mastroianni

Ursula Andress

Elsa Martinelli

Genres

Science Fiction Fantasy

Collection

Tomorrow's World

Certificate

12 Contains moderate violence and sex references

Released

1965

Country

Italy

Language

English

Production company

Compagnia Cinematografica Champion

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