MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 38,850 this week

Salvatore Giuliano (1962)

7.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.5/10 from 1,604 users  
Reviews: 11 user | 26 critic

In 1950, 28-year-old outlaw Salvatore Giuliano is found gunned down in a Sicilian courtyard. Little is as it seems. The film moves back and forth between the late 1940s, when Giuliano and ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 45 titles
created 14 Mar 2011
 
a list of 46 titles
created 19 Jan 2013
 
a list of 38 titles
created 26 Aug 2013
 
a list of 24 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 32 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Salvatore Giuliano (1962)

Salvatore Giuliano (1962) on IMDb 7.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Salvatore Giuliano.
6 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Many Wars Ago (1970)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

On the Italian/Austrian front during World War I, a disastrous Italian attack upon the Austrian positions leads to a mutiny among the decimated Italian troops.

Director: Francesco Rosi
Stars: Mark Frechette, Alain Cuny, Gian Maria Volonté
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Three men face their mother's death.

Director: Francesco Rosi
Stars: Philippe Noiret, Michele Placido, Vittorio Mezzogiorno
The Truce (1997)
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Based on Primo Levi's autobiographical "The Reawakening".

Director: Francesco Rosi
Stars: John Turturro, Rade Serbedzija, Massimo Ghini
Carmen (1984)
Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A film version of the famous Bizet opera, where a soldier (Don Jose) falls in love with a beautiful factory worker (Carmen), but she does not reciprocate his feelings.

Director: Francesco Rosi
Stars: Julia Migenes, Plácido Domingo, Ruggero Raimondi
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Carmine Bonavia wins election as the mayor of New York on a promise to legalize drugs. After the election, he marries Carrie and goes to his ancestral home of Sicily for their honeymoon. In... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi
Stars: James Belushi, Mimi Rogers, Joss Ackland
Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A wonderful fairy tale of the misadventures of a beautiful but temperamental Neapolitan peasant, Isabella, when she meets the ill- tempered Spanish Prince Rodrigo Ferrante y Davalos. The ... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi
Stars: Sophia Loren, Omar Sharif, Georges Wilson
The River (1951)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Three adolescent girls growing up in Bengal, India, learn their lessons in life after falling for an older American soldier.

Director: Jean Renoir
Stars: Patricia Walters, Nora Swinburne, Esmond Knight
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

During the German occupation noble, bourgeois and worker's partisan groups lived in peace with another. On the first day of freedom they start to fight each other. In these fights is weaved a most tender love story.

Director: Andrzej Wajda
Stars: Zbigniew Cybulski, Waclaw Zastrzezynski, Adam Pawlikowski
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A small village in Latin America. Santiago have been knife in the morning. It surprise nobody. The Vicario brothers have openly declared the would kill him to avenge the lost honour of ... See full summary »

Director: Francesco Rosi
Stars: Rupert Everett, Ornella Muti, Gian Maria Volonté
Documentary | Crime | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Director: Francesco Rosi
Stars: Francesco Rosi, Percy Allum, Emma Buondonno
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The story of Giuseppe Garibaldi's 1849 campaign to free Italy from Austrian domination. Although the defence of Rome has become impossible, Garibaldi declares his intent to continue the ... See full summary »

Directors: Goffredo Alessandrini, Francesco Rosi
Stars: Anna Magnani, Raf Vallone, Alain Cuny
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Directors: Vittorio Gassman, Francesco Rosi
Stars: Vittorio Gassman, Eleonora Rossi Drago, Anna Maria Ferrero
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Salvo Randone ...
President of Viterbo Assize Court
Frank Wolff ...
Gaspare Pisciotta
Edit

Storyline

In 1950, 28-year-old outlaw Salvatore Giuliano is found gunned down in a Sicilian courtyard. Little is as it seems. The film moves back and forth between the late 1940s, when Giuliano and other reprobates were recruited by separatist politicians to do their fighting, and the days leading up to and following Giuliano's death. After Sicily's self-rule is declared, will the outlaws be pardoned as promised? And why does Giuliano order his gang to fire on a peaceful May Day rally? Police, Carabinieri, and Mafia have their uses for him. There's a trial after his death: will the truth come out or does the code of silence help protect those in power? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 February 1962 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Banditten Salvatore  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

One of the ten movies that was on Martin Scorsese's Sight and Sound 2012 Poll.. See more »

Goofs

During the Portella della Ginestre sequence, a member of the Communist Party gives a speech. In reality the shooting in the massacre began before anyone had a chance to speak to deliberately stop the speech starting. See more »

Connections

Featured in The Filmmaker and the Labyrinth (2004) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
more a documentary than a film, and a very boring one too
20 February 2003 | by (Asunción, Paraguay) – See all my reviews

"Salvatore.." is more a documentary than a film, in which the story of the legendary sicilian gangster is told. Oddly enough, we never get to see his face, and no insight is given of his character or about how and why did he turn into such an icon for the sicilian people. We only know about him through the other characters in the film. Even though there is some fine acting going on, the direction of Mr.Rosi is downright awful. We are presented with a series of events with no connecting thread whatsoever, other than a logical chronological development. While dealing with an interesting historical moment of Sicily, the film is terribly boring and you need a truckload of patience to stay tuned through the end. If you are keen on studying Sicily's historical heritage, you may find this film interesting, if not, then you should miss it!.


11 of 64 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Salvatore Giuliano (1962) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?