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Suspiria ★★★ 1977 (R)

An American dancer enters a weird European ballet academy and finds they teach more than movement as bodies begin piling up. Sometimes weak plot is aided by great-but-gory special effects, fine photography, good music, and a chilling opening sequence. Also available in unrated version. 99m/C VHS, DVD . IT Jessica Harper, Joan Bennett, Alida Valli, Udo Kier, Stefania Casini, Flavio Bucci, Barbara Magnolfi, Rudolf Schuendler; D: Dario Argento; W: Dario Argento, Daria Nicolodi; C: Luciano Tovoli; M: Dario Argento, The Goblins.