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"They made a clown out of Kathy once too often!"
  • NR
  • 1988
  • 1 hr 25 min
  • 5.0  (3,267)

Aenigma is a suspenseful horror movie from the 80s that is directed by the internationally acclaimed Italian filmmaker Lucio Fulci. This intriguing movie features Jared Martin as a college student named Jeff who is trying to unravel the mystery behind a comatose girl named Kathy (Ulli Reinthaler) who was ruthlessly bullied and ends up in a coma.

Jeff is fascinated by the mystery behind Kathy's coma and starts investigating her past, trying to connect the dots and understand what happened to her. He discovers that Kathy was a victim of vicious bullying by a group of girls in her school. Amidst the investigation, Kathy suddenly wakes up from the coma and becomes possessed by the spirit of a girl named Eva, who was a victim of injustice and had committed suicide twenty years ago.

Once Kathy/Eva gains possession of Kathy's body, she starts taking revenge on the girls who bullied her by using supernatural powers. The movie takes a turn for the worse when the deaths of the girls start becoming more insidious and gruesome.

Apart from Jared Martin and Ulli Reinthaler, the movie also features Lara Lamberti as a girl named Eva who haunts Kathy's memories along with her story. The movie portrays her as a victim of jealousy and hatred, who bears a grudge against all those who have wronged her.

The movie's plot is masterfully executed by Lucio Fulci, who has a renowned reputation for directing horror movies. His clever use of suspense, gore, and supernatural elements adds an extra element of thrill to the movie. Another notable feature in the movie is the cinematography, which can be described as being visually appealing and creates a creepy atmosphere synonymous with horror movies.

The movie's sound effects and score are equally noteworthy, creating a spine-tingling effect that increases the impact of scenes. The use of shadows, lighting, and camera angles also adds to the spooky ambiance of the movie, creating jumpscares that will leave the viewers at the edge of their seats.

Overall, Aenigma is a well-executed horror movie that combines elements of suspense, horror, gore, and supernatural elements. The movie is a perfect combination of Lucio Fulci's direction, the actors' performances, and the cinematography that brings to life a storyline full of twists and turns that will keep the viewer guessing throughout.

This movie is certain to delight horror movie enthusiasts who enjoy spine-tingling movies that keep them on the edge of their seats. The movie is a masterpiece of Italian horror cinema and will be enjoyed by movie lovers for generations to come.

Aenigma is a 1988 horror movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 25 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.0.

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    1 hr 25 min
  • IMDB Rating
    5.0  (3,267)