The Best Giallo Movies

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Vote for your personal favorite Giallo films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

Here is a list of all the best giallo movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This list contains the best giallo movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films and is currently ordered from best to worst. You get to decide which movies make it to the top with your votes.

The fun of voting on multiple movies is that you get to make choices like "do I like Blade of the Ripper more than Torso?" If you think any giallo movies on this list should be more towards the top, be sure to vote them up. The films on this list cover the most famous giallo movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about giallo movie lists.

The list you're viewing contains movies like The Card Player and Who Saw Her Die?.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these giallo movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming service, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good giallo movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest giallo movies, here is the full giallo movies list, ordered from best to worst.

David Fincher and Dario Argento are among the directors who have worked on Giallo movies in the past.

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  • Deep Red
    1
    David Hemmings, Daria Nicolodi, Gabriele Lavia
    255 votes
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Dario Argento
    A psychic medium (Macha Méril) is brutally murdered, and musician Marcus Daly (David Hemmings) feels a need to solve the case, since he was the one who discovered the body. Working with him is ...more

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  • The Bird with the Crystal Plumage
    2
    Mario Adorf, Tony Musante, Suzy Kendall
    204 votes
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: Dario Argento
    The Bird with the Crystal Plumage is a 1970 Italian giallo film directed by Dario Argento, in his directorial debut. The film is considered a landmark in the Italian giallo genre. Written by Argento, ...more

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  • Blood and Black Lace
    3
    Cameron Mitchell, Eva Bartok, Franco Ressel
    194 votes
    • Released: 1964
    • Directed by: Mario Bava
    Blood and Black Lace is a 1964 Italian thriller film directed by Mario Bava. Bava co-wrote the screenplay with Giuseppe Barilla and Marcello Fondato. The film stars Cameron Mitchell and Eva Bartok. ...more

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  • Tenebrae
    4
    John Saxon, Eva Robin's, Giuliano Gemma
    195 votes
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Dario Argento
    Tenebrae is a 1982 Italian horror thriller film written and directed by Dario Argento. The film stars Anthony Franciosa, John Saxon and Daria Nicolodi. After having experimented with two exercises in ...more
  • Don't Torture a Duckling
    5
    Barbara Bouchet, Tomas Milian, Florinda Bolkan
    160 votes
    • Released: 1972
    • Directed by: Lucio Fulci
    Don't Torture a Duckling is a 1972 Italian giallo film directed by Lucio Fulci. It is significant within Fulci's filmography as it is one of the first in which he began using violent gore effects, ...more

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  • What Have You Done to Solange?
    6
    Maria Monti, Joachim Fuchsberger, Camille Keaton
    127 votes
    • Released: 1972
    • Directed by: Massimo Dallamano
    What Have You Done to Solange? is a 1972 giallo film directed by Massimo Dallamano. The film is loosely based on the Edgar Wallace mystery novel The Clue of the New Pin. It was shot on location in ...more