Death Carries a Cane (1973)

Director
Maurizio Pradeaux

Main cast
Robert Hoffmann; Nieves Navarro; George Martin; Anuska Borova; Simón Andreu

Genres
Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Description
Ketty,a photographer living in Rome,accidentally witnesses the murder of a young woman at the hands of a razor-wielding black-gloved killer.Ketty and her fiance,Alberto,go to the police-only to learn that two other witnesses to the crime have been slashed to death.


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