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Mafioso / Studio Canal ; Dino de Laurentiis presents a Compagnia Cinematografica Cervi S.p.A. production ; a Rialto Pictures release ; produced by Antonio Cervi ; screenplay by Marco Ferreri, Rafael Azcona, Agenore Incrocci and Furio Scarpelli ; based on a story by Bruno Caruso ; directed by Alberto Lattuada.

De Laurentiis, Dino. (Added Author). Lattuadoa, Alberto, 1914- (Added Author). Caruso, Bruno, 1927- Mafioso. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield DVD Mafioso (Text) 78292000271256 Foreign Language DVD Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special edition.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on a story by Bruno Caruso.
Special features: Newly restored transfer; "Ritratti d'autore" a 1996 interview with director Alberto Lattuada by filmmaker Daniele Luchetti; new video interviews with the director's wife, actress Carla Del Poggio, and son, Alessandro Lattuada; trailers for the original Italian release and the 2007 U.S. rerelease; gallery of promotional caricatures by artist Keiko Kimura; new essays by Phillip Lopate and Roberto Chiesi and a 1982 interview with Alberto Lattuada.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Armando Nannuzzi ; editor, Nino Baragli ; music, Piero Piccioni ; art director, Carlo Egidi ; production director, Ugo Tucci.
Participant or Performer Note:
Alberto Sordi, Norma Bengell, Gabriella Conti, Ugo Attanasio, Carmelo Oliviero, Armando Thiné, Lily Bistrattyn, Michèle Bally, Cinzia Bruno, Katiuscia Piretti, Hugh Hurd.
Summary, etc.:
Nino is an auto-factory foreman who takes his proper, modern wife and two blonde daughters from industrial Milan to the antiquated, rural Sicily to visit his family and get back in touch with his roots. Nino gets more than he bargained for when he discovers some harsh truths about his ancestors and himself.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., High Definition digital transfer, NTSC.
Language Note:
Italian and Sicilian dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Caruso, Bruno, 1927- > Film and video adaptations.
Mafia > Italy > Drama.
Families > Italy > Drama.
Italy > Drama.
Genre: Foreign language films.

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