Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Clip of the week: TRIUMPH OF MACISTE (1961)

Antea (Cathia Caro) revives Maciste (Kirk Morris) and he proceeds to go on a rampage.


Anonymous said...

It is good to hear the original italian. My preference is to watch peplum films where available in the original language with subtitles. An interesting situation sometimes arises in peplum films where I notice regional hand gestures creeping in or facial expressions which might be totally unknown to other cultures. Has anyone noticed this? Here is a link to some italian hand gestures, the first one being the one that I have noticed more often, also using both hands:

Anonymous said...

Hi PeplumTV. A follow-up on my comment about untranslatable italian hand gestures sometimes in peplum films. The following clip has no subtitles or dubbing and is not from a peplum film, but please enjoy. Thank you for such an enjoyable site.

Anonymous said...

Thank you anonymous for the gesure listing. I never knew about these and it's amazing to see how many have been adopted into English and American cultures.