Maniac Movie Review Summary

Actors: Joe Spinell, Caroline Munro

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Joe Spinell plays Frank Zito, a man who is haunted by the fact that he was sexually abused and tortured by his mother. She plays a dominant figure in his disturbed, traumatized mind as he stalks and kills women throughout New York City.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 40%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 30% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Horror film?    -   Yes Horror Plotlets:    -   mad guy with knife likes to slice

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   killer Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Italian


City?    -   Yes City:    -   Dirty, grimy (like New York) Misc setting    -   sewers/subways

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very gory visuals of deaths and torture Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   seeing nude female butt    -   sex under blankets Unusual forms of death    -   asphyxiation    -   perforation--swords/knives    -   visually blown into pieces Any profanity?    -   Some foul language Lot of special effects?    -   Yes

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