About the film
The Day of the Owl
Release Date: February 17, 1968
|Slogan||:||«What are 'friends' for...? Why, for murder, terror, extortion, violence and other profitable enterprises!»|
|Production Companies||:||Les Films Corona, Corona Cinematografica, Panda Societa per L'Industria Cinematografica, Euro International Film|
|Producers||:||Luigi Carpentieri, Ermanno Donati|
|Writers||:||Damiano Damiani, Ugo Pirro, Leonardo Sciascia|
Set in Sicily, this violent crime drama tells the tale of an Italian cop who heads to a small island town to look into the death of a construction supplier. Once there he is shocked by the influence the Mafia has over the people and even himself.