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Vento del Sud (1960)

Antonio Spagara, a young Sicilian worker, has been assigned by the Mafia to murder a nobleman, Marquis Macri. But at the last minute Antonio reneges on his commitment and instead of killing... See full summary »

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Enzo Provenzale

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Giuseppe Mangione (story), Enzo Provenzale (story) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Renato Salvatori ... Antonio Spagara
Claudia Cardinale ... Grazia Macri
Annibale Ninchi ... Marquis Macri
Laura Adani Laura Adani ... Baronessa
Ivo Garrani Ivo Garrani ... Padrino
Franco Volpi Franco Volpi ... Guido Lo Gozzo
Aldo Bufi Landi Aldo Bufi Landi
Giuseppe Cirino Giuseppe Cirino ... Luigino
Salvatore Fazio Salvatore Fazio ... Cavaliere
Concetta Anastasia Concetta Anastasia
Dino Della Daina Dino Della Daina
Saverio Di Bella Saverio Di Bella
Giovanni Randazzo Giovanni Randazzo
Giovanni Piacentino Giovanni Piacentino
Sara Simoni Sara Simoni ... Affittacamere
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Antonio Spagara, a young Sicilian worker, has been assigned by the Mafia to murder a nobleman, Marquis Macri. But at the last minute Antonio reneges on his commitment and instead of killing the father, he flees to Palermo with Grazia, his daughter. Life is not a bed of roses in the Sicilian capital, as the young man must impose himself face to his father and his despotic sister Dorotea. To make matters worse, the Mafia is not going to tolerate Antonio's desertion... Written by Guy Bellinger

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

23 September 1960 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Ansatsu shirei See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Lost gem
11 November 2018 | by searchanddestroy-1See all my reviews

Don't expect here to see a crime movie because it is a little question of mafia in Sicily. No folks, that's a pure drama, very well done, a pure tragedy, pulled by two Young actors at this time, before they are widely known: Renato Salvatori and Claudia Cardinale. A sad story for a very rare film.


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