About

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. Filming in the exact location...

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16
Directed by

Francesco Rosi

Written by

Suso Cecchi d'Amico (Writer)
Franco Solinas (Writer)
Francesco Rosi (Writer)
Enzo Provenzale (Writer)

Runtime

119 minutes

Country

Italy

Language

Italian

Cast

Keywords

death mafia sicily sicilian mafia

Lists

#382 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?