Monster of Florence


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Monster of Florence

A nickname given to a person or persons who perpetrated 16 murders between 1968 and 1985 in the province of Florence, Italy, using the same MO, the same gun and killing essentially the same type of victims (in each, two lovers were found dead or dying next to each other). The killer was never caught.
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He was dubbed Il Mostro - The Monster of Florence - and has never been caught.
Last week, top screenwriter Chris McQuarrie flew to Tuscany to scout for locations for pal George Clooney's new film - The Monster of Florence - based on a book about the killings written by American writer Doug Preston and Italian journalist Mario Spezi.
I haveul read Monster of Florence by Douglas Preston.
The Monster of Florence was the nickname for a notorious serial killer who shot dead courting couples in the 1970s and 1980s.
One of Preston's bestselling non-fiction novel The Monster of Florence is being made into a major motion picture.
Monster of Florence, Francesco Narducci, allegedly killed 14 people from 1974 to 1985.
TO this day Italy is haunted by memories of the vicious Monster of Florence - a serial killer who murdered courting couples in the woods around the picturesque city.
FLORENCE: A farm hand known as the Monster of Florence after he was linked to Italy's worst killing spree, died a natural death, the city coroner's office said yesterday.
His joint book with Mario Spezi The Monster of Florence is in the development stage with a movie by Tom Cruise.