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The Sicilian Clan (1969)

Le clan des Siciliens (original title)
A young, ambitious mobster plans an elaborate diamond heist while seducing the daughter of a ruthless mob patriarch as a determined police commissioner closes in on all of them.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Vittorio Manalese
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Roger Sartet
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Commissaire Le Goff
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Jeanne Manalese
Amedeo Nazzari ...
Tony Nicosia
Philippe Baronnet ...
Luigi
Karen Blanguernon ...
Theresa
Yves Brainville ...
Le juge
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Un inspecteur
Elisa Cegani ...
Maria Manalese
Raoul Delfosse ...
Léoni
Jacques Duby ...
Raymond Robel
Yves Lefebvre ...
Aldo Manalese
Edward Meeks ...
Le commandant de bord
Sally Nesbitt ...
Mrs. Evans
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A young, ambitious mobster plans an elaborate diamond heist while seducing the daughter of a ruthless mob patriarch as a determined police commissioner closes in on all of them.

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The murders in Paris! The robbery in Rome! The double-cross in New York! See more »

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Crime | Drama

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GP | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

1 December 1969 (France)  »

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The Sicilian Clan  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Eastmancolor)

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2.35 : 1
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The film was shot in three languages (French, English and Italian) with the same cast. See more »

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Rovel: I was sound asleep, and they burst into my room and turned everything upside down!
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Referenced in Asterix at the Olympic Games (2008) See more »

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Not a good movie
13 August 2013 | by (Milano, Italy) – See all my reviews

Absolutely not a good movie, full of clichés about Sicilian mafia, even here depicted as a minor thing, concerning only a few "deviated" families, but all in all perfectly under control. On the contrary, Mafia is far from being a romantic inconvenience, with heroic and wise old bosses always ready to pay for their "mistakes" (when? where?), but rather a terrible thing, which poisons all the ECONOMY of the world. More over, in this movie almost everybody seems out of role, except in part Ventura and Delon. The two venerables, Gabin and Nazzari, were probably never explained which parts they were playing in which movie. Even the music by Morricone, beautiful but obsessively repetitive, at the end spreads a certain smell of staleness. Sorry


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