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The Fascist (1961)

Il federale (original title)
The quest of a fascist soldier whose mission is to catch a political enemy during the end of the WWII.

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Primo Arcovazzi
Georges Wilson ...
Prof. Erminio Bonafé
Mireille Granelli ...
Rita Bardacci
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Lisa
Gianrico Tedeschi ...
Arcangelo Bardacci
Elsa Vazzoler ...
Matilde Bardacci
Renzo Palmer ...
Partigiano Taddei
Gianni Agus ...
Capo del fascio di Cremona
Franco Giacobini ...
Militare a Rocca Sabina
Ester Carloni ...
Signora Abruzzese
Leonardo Severini
Peppino De Martino ...
Politico antifascista nascosto
Salvo Libassi
Edy Biagetti
Nando Angelini
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1944. Primo Arcovazzi a fanatic member of Brigate Nere (fascist organization) is in charge to bring an opponent to the regime, Prof. George Wilson, from Abruzzo to Roma. He accepted the mandate because of his wish to be upgraded to "Federale". They travel by a sidecar trough the disastrous Italy, near to the final collapse, under bombings and in agony. Nevertheless the bad situation, they manage to build up a kind of friendship. Primo, even if the signals of final destruction are near, doesn't lose his trust in the regime. The end is near. Written by 1felco

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