La gabbia (1985)

Italy, Spain, 1985
101m
35mm film, colour
mono, Italian

An Italian borderline horror film directed by Giuseppe Patroni Griffi.

Plot Summary

A man who seduced a young girl then left her meets her again many years later and rekindles their affair. But when he wakes up, he finds that he’s been lured into a trap and is being held prisoner by the woman and her daughter.

Credits

Crew
Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi
Anem Films, Bridas SA, Visione Cinematografica
Producers: Juan L. Isasi, Ettore Spagnuolo
US Version Supervising Producer: Jerald Intrator
Script: Alberto Silvestri, Concha Hombria, Lucio Fulci
Story: Francesco Barilli
Directors of Photography: Juan Amorós, Hans Burmann
Editor: Sergio Montanari
US Version Editor: Keith Reamer
Music, Musical Director: Ennio Morricone
Sound: Roberto Petrozzi
Make Up: Gilberto Provenghi
Special Make Up Effects: Gabriella Trani
Art Directors: Ezio Altieri, Luis Vázquez
Studio: Studios Stabilimenti Cinematografici e Multimedial

Cast
Tony Musante (Michael Parker)
Laura Antonelli (Marie Colbert)
Florinda Bolkan (Hélène Marco)
Laura Troschel (Marianne)
Blanca Marsillach (Jacqueline Colbert)
Cristina Marsillach (Marie Colbert as a girl)
Achille Brunini (porter)
Mercedes Duval (Marlène)
José Maria Bastus (Bernard Marco)
Manuel Tienda

Alternative Titles

Cage
Collector’s Item
Dead Fright – USA (video)
L’enchainé – France
La jaula – Spain
Der Käfig – Austria
The Trap
Trappola