Mario Bava: Maestro of the Macabre is a 2000 documentary film about the Italian horror film director Mario Bava. The film was directed by Tim Lucas and produced by Lucas and Michael Felsher. It features interviews with Bava, his family and friends, as well as critics and filmmakers who have been influenced by his work. The film explores Bava's life and career, from his early days as a cinematographer to his later work as a director. It also discusses his influence on the horror genre and his legacy as one of the most important filmmakers of all time.

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Mario Bava: Maestro of the Macabre (2000)

2h 45m

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Mario Bava: Maestro of the Macabre is a 2000 documentary film about the Italian horror film director Mario Bava. The film was directed by Tim Lucas and produced by Lucas and Michael Felsher. It features interviews with Bava, his family and friends, as well as critics and filmmakers who have been influenced by his work. The film explores Bava's life and career, from his early days as a cinematographer to his later work as a director. It also discusses his influence on the horror genre and his legacy as one of the most important filmmakers of all time.

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Status

Released

Language

English
Cast
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Samuel Z. Arkoff

Himself (as Sam Arkoff)
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Fabrizio Bava

Himself (as Roy Bava)
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Georgia Bava

Herself
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Lamberto Bava

Himself
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Mario Bava

Himself (archive footage)
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Allan Bryce

Himself
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Tim Burton

Himself
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John Carpenter

Himself
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Sean S. Cunningham

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Joe Dante

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Mark Kermode

Narrator (voice)
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John Phillip Law

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Alfredo Leone

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Tim Lucas

Himself
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Ib Melchior

Himself
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Kim Newman

Himself
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Daria Nicolodi

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Carlo Rambaldi

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Carlo Rustichelli

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Dardano Sacchetti

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John Saxon

Himself
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Linda Ruth Williams

Herself
Crew
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Garry S. Grant

Director
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Charles Preece

Director
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Charles Preece

Writer
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Mario Bava: Maestro of the Macabre

(DVD)

10/9/2001

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