Branded a coward for surrendering his New Mexico fort to the Confederates without firing a shot, a Union colonel attempts to redeem himself by leading a band of condemned prisoners on a suicide mission to recapture it.
Tough criminal Hank McCain gets released from prison after serving twelve years for armed robbery. Hank hooks up with his son Jack, who has devised a daring plan to rob a Las Vegas casino. ... See full summary »
Jean (Trintignant), a psychopath, casually witnesses a young woman's suicide. In his sick mind, he begins to be convinced he murdered her and starts sending letters to newspapers with ... See full summary »
A movie which shows the dismal social plague of the Mafia: a man imprisoned who comes back to his city and discovers that death of his wife was not an accident, an inquiry which goes on to catch "big fishes", honour questions to solve... Very good starting, good pictures, good dialogues too; nevertheless I don't like so much this movie maybe because it deals with Mafia without posing you something new or something able to involve you.
I think the title maybe was interesting in 1970, but today this subject has already been raised and I assert it's an out-of-date movie. What is more, the entire subject is changed too: conditions, inquiries, the same Mafia: so the title remains like a documentary, and it's no a value for a movie!
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