Time To Celebrate A Classic Cult Actress!
Do you know Edwige Fenech? I not, you should, as she has a great career starring in and producing classic cult films!
The “giallo” phenomenon in the 70’s produced some incredible films with very unique titles – and one sex kitten was seen in many of them!
Time To Watch Some Classic Edwige Fenech Films!
Edwige Fenech may not be a household name in the US, but in Europe she was a phenomenally successful model turned Actress!
Fenech was a regular in many Italian Giallo films like “The Strange Vice of Mrs. Wardh”, “Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key”, “All the Colors of the Dark”, “The Case of the Bloody Iris” and “Strip Nude for Your Killer”!
If you haven’t seen some of these films, they are unique, that’s for sure! Here is a look at some of the greatest “giallo” shockers for you to try!
Fenech has an incredible screen presence, and the films are very entertaining in a “pulpy” way!
In the 1980s, she became a television personality, typically appearing with Barbara Bouchet on a chat show on Italian television.
If you don’t know who Bouchet is, she was also one of the classic “Bond Girls”, along with many many other films!
See more about Bouchet, and all of her great film work, by clicking here:
After many years of work in movie production, Fenech co-produced The Merchant of Venice (2004) with Al Pacino, and as Wikipedia notes, accepted Quentin Tarantino’s offer to star in Eli Roth’s “Hostel: Part II”.
Here she is with both Directors at the premiere of “Inglorious Bastards”:
Bravo to Fenech, one of the great sex kittens of cinema!
There have been number of great Actresses in this genre, including another “Bond Girl”, Claudine Auger!
Claudine Auger starred with Sean Connery in “Thunderball”, and you can see more of her work here:
Bravo to all of the great Actresses in “Giallo” history!
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