About the film
prison prohibition era
The Valachi Papers
Release Date: January 06, 1972
|Production Companies||:||De Laurentiis Intermarco S.p.A., Euro-France Films|
|Producers||:||Dino De Laurentiis, Nino Crisman, Roger Duchet, Jerry Ferraro|
|Writers||:||Stephen Geller, Massimo De Rita, Dino Maiuri, Peter Maas|
When Joe Valachi has a price put on his head by Don Vito Genovese, he must take desperate steps to protect himself while in prison. An unsuccessful attempt to slit his throat puts him over the edge to break the sacred code of silence.