A group of rogues steal a scroll granting its bearer the property of the land of Aurocastro in Apulia (south of Italy). They elect a shaggy knight, Brancaleone from Norcia, as their leader, and decide to get possession of this supposedly wealthy land. Many adventures will occurr during the journey. Written by
Stefano Bartolozzi <email@example.com>
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According to director Mario Monicelli
, Brancaleone was dressed "halfway between a Japanese samurai and an Italian ragamuffin". See more
Referenced in La nuova armata Brancaleone