About the film
sicily, italy mafia death sicilian mafia
Release Date: March 01, 1962
|Genres||:||Crime, Drama, History|
|Production Companies||:||Vides Cinematografica, Galatea Film, Lux Film|
|Producers||:||Franco Cristaldi, Enzo Provenzale, Lamberto Pippia, Aldo Pace, Luciano Cattania, Bruno Sassaroli|
|Writers||:||Franco Solinas, Franco Solinas, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Francesco Rosi, Francesco Rosi, Enzo Provenzale, Enzo Provenzale|
Sicilian bandit Salvatore Giuliano's bullet-riddled corpse is found facedown in a courtyard in Castelvetrano, a handgun and rifle by his side. Local and international press descend upon the scene, hoping to crack open the true story behind the death of this young man, who, at the age of twenty-seven, had already become Italy’s most wanted criminal and celebrated hero.