Directed by Stefano Sollima
Starring Vinicio Marchioni, Francesco Montanari, Marco Bocci, Alessandro Roja, Andrea Sartoretti, Giovanna Di Rauso, Carolina Felline
A dramatised chronicle of the real life criminal exploits of a ruthless gang from the Magliana district in Rome.
The release of the second season of Romanzo Criminale from Arrow Films continues the label’s forays into classic televisual European crime stories.
Season 2 of the epic true life tale of the Magliana gang continues straight off after the bloody conclusion of Season 1. That series (also available from Arrow) concentrated on the rise of the gang from humble beginnings in the deprived district of outer Rome to becoming lords of the city’s criminal underworld.
Led by the ruthless il Libanese (Montanari), flanked by Freddo (Marxhioni) and Dandi (Roja), the season charts the criminal activity in graphic detail. Pursued by Police Lieutenant Scialoja over the course