Manhattan Baby is a 1982 Italian horror film directed by Lucio Fulci, starring Christopher Connelly and Carlo De Mejo. The film begins in Egypt where Susie, the daughter of archaeologist George Hacker is given a mysterious talisman from an old woman while her father is investigating in a tomb where he becomes blind after being exposed to a blue light. Back in New York, George only gradually recovers his vision as strange deaths occur around them with the cause seemingly to be the amulet.
On holiday in Egypt with her archaeologist father George (Christopher Connelly) and journalist mother, Emily (Martha Taylor), nine-year-old Susie Hacker (Brigitta Boccoli) is approached by a mysterious blind woman who gives her an amulet. Soon after, George is struck blind when he enters a previously unexplored tomb.
|author||Dardano Sacchetti Elisa Briganti|
|contentLocation||New York City United States of America|
|keywords||amulet ancient egypt au pair bleed blind woman central park cobra coma crying for help even fit foaming at the mouth force inner voice instant film kill locked in morning nothing polaroid possess practical joke seizure track down worry young girl|
|producer||Fabrizio De Angelis|