Hot Picks

- First Impressions Can Kill 2017

- Talk of the Dead 2016

- Tikli and Laxmi Bomb 2017

- Be Us 2017

- Within the Darkness 2017

- A Pistol for Ringo 1965

- Imitation Girl 2017

- Independent Dreams 2017

- Maniacal 2018

- Basket Case 1982

- Who is Elmore Dean? 2017

- The Third Day 2018

- Rooftops of My City 2018

- Party Bus to Hell 2017

- Scalpel 1977

- The Bill Murray Experience 2017

- Apocalypsis 2018

- The Witches 1967

- Killing Joan 2018

- Wastelander 2018

- Joe 2018

- Cruel Summer 2016

- Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno 2009

- The God Complex 2009

- Addict 2017

- Accidence 2018

- Struggles in Italy 1971

- The Lullaby 2018

- ReAgitator: Revenge of the Parody 2017

- Teenage Yakuza 1962

- The Gift 2017

- Rage of Innocence 2014

- The Aftermath 1982

- Abducted 2018

- Bad Apples 2018

- In Vino Veritas 2018

- Celluloid Soul 2017

- The Bookworm 2017

- The Bird with the Crystal Plumage 1969

- Spent 2017

- The Attack of the Killer Tomatoes 1978

- Hell's Kitty 2016

- Darcy 2017

- The Boy Who Came Back 1958

- Rave Party Massacre 2017

- Torment 2017

- A Killer Conversation 2014

- The Night Monica Came Back 2017

- Hair of the Dog 2017

- Star Crash 1979

- Strangler of the Swamp 1946

An Interview with Yvette Yzon, Actress - The Bruno Mattei-Years

by Mike Haberfelner

October 2011

Films starring Yvette Yzon on (re)Search my Trash


Quick Links

Abbott & Costello

Alice in Wonderland



Black Emanuelle

Bomba the Jungle Boy

Bowery Boys

Bulldog Drummond

Captain America

Charlie Chan


Dick Tracy

Dr. Mabuse

Dr. Orloff

Doctor Who


Elizabeth Bathory



Flash Gordon


Frankie & Annette Beach Party movies

Freddy Krueger

Fu Manchu





El Hombre Lobo

Incredible Hulk

Jack the Ripper

James Bond

Jekyll and Hyde

Jerry Cotton

Jungle Jim


Kekko Kamen

King Kong

Laurel and Hardy

Lemmy Caution


Lone Wolf and Cub


Marx Brothers

Miss Marple

Mr. Moto

Mister Wong


Nick Carter

OSS 117

Phantom of the Opera


Robin Hood

Santa Claus

El Santo

Schoolgirl Report

The Shadow

Sherlock Holmes


Star Trek

Sukeban Deka



Three Mesquiteers

Three Musketeers


Wizard of Oz

Wolf Man

Wonder Woman




While you already had an acting career in your native Philippines before, you are probably best known to an international audience from your work on some of the last films by Bruno Mattei [Bruno Mattei bio - click here]. How did you get hooked up with Mattei in the first place?


An Italian production called for audition when they were shooting a sexy movie here in Philippines last 2006. Several agents had my portfolio when I was called thru an agent (Jojo Veloso), but unluckily they didn’t agree with my talent fee. But the following day, a former sexy star PA called me andasked me to go back because they learned that I am a freelance actress. So, they decided to talk to me directly. 

And that was the start of my Italian career.


While the first few movies you did with Mattei (Shudder on the Skin, Secrets of Women, The Dark Side of a Woman) were basically erotic movies, later films (The Jail: A Women's Hell, Island of the Living Dead, Zombie: The Beginning) had a darker, more violent tone to them. Which did you prefer to make, which do you prefer to watch?


I prefer everything - because every character I played makes me a better actress and a better person. I always learn new things with each new project I do.


According to all my information, Bruno Mattei was never an actual "actor's director" (which at times painfully showed), yet your performances were mostly spot-on. How did you approach your roles, what did you draw upon to get your characters right?


As a former stage actress from my school I was trained well…We all know that a stage play is far from a feature film or TV. I always study my character and sometimes I research things about it. Every time I am in front of the camera I make sure I'm in character already and not Yvette.


In some of your films with Mattei, you had quite a few nude and (simulated) sex scenes. Was nudity in front of the camera ever a problem for you?


No, because I’m a different person every time I’m in front of the camera. For me, a role is only a role.


What kind of a director was Bruno Mattei, and what kind of a person? And were you aware of his reputation before filming with him?


Zombie: The Beginning

Yes, I did some research on him and asked my producer some questions. As a director, he knows what he’s doing and focusses on it. Only shows that he loves his field of work. As a person, he can be good friend, great father, teacher and a mentor.


How did you get into acting in the first place, and did you ever take any acting classes or the like?


Feeling lucky ?
Want to
any of my partnershops yourself
for more, better results ?

The links below
will take you
just there!!!

Find Yvette Yzon
at the amazons ...


Great Britain (a.k.a. the United Kingdom)

Germany (East AND West)

Looking for imports ?
Find Yvette Yzon here ...

Your shop for all things Thai

Something naughty ?
(Must be over 18 to go there !)

x-rated  find Yvette Yzon at

Stage plays in high school and college days… Then, I went to acting workshops.


What can you tell us about your Filipino movies prior to your collaborations with Bruno Mattei?


I started as a talent, and one day, they gave me a chance to work by doing supporting roles / 2nd leads in every project. It’s another training ground for me as an actress. I love working with Filipino actors and directors. There's a different approach to different stories and different point of views. I love the essence of an idea from a different perspective by intelligent people.


I have never had the chance of working in Filipino movies that I can call my own - but one day, I will achieve here what I had done for Italian movies and television.


Thanks for the interview!


© by Mike Haberfelner

Legal note: (re)Search my Trash cannot
and shall not be held responsible for
content of sites from a third party.

Thanks for watching !!!



On the same day
a Burglar wants to kill you
and your Ex wants
to make up ...
... and for the life of it,
you can't decide


A Killer Conversation

produced by and starring
Melanie Denholme
directed by
David V.G. Davies
written by
Michael Haberfelner
Ryan Hunter and
Rudy Barrow

out now on DVD



Stell Dir vor, Deine Lieblingsseifenoper birgt eine tiefere Wahrheit ...
... und stell Dir vor, der Penner von der U-Bahnstation hat doch recht ...
... und dann triffst Du auch noch die Frau Deiner (feuchten) Träume ...


Und an diesem Tag geht natürlich wieder einmal die Welt unter!!!


Bauliche Angelegenheiten
ein Roman von
Michael Haberfelner


Jetzt kaufen bei