L'istruttoria è chiusa: dimentichi (1971)

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Georges Wilson ...
John Steiner ...
Riccardo Cucciolla ...
Ferruccio De Ceresa ...
Antonio Casale
Simone Santo
Daniele Dublino
Turi Ferro ...
Chef of Prison Guards
Piero Nuti ...
Luigi Zerbinati ...
Patrizia Adiutori ...
Renata Zamengo
Cristina Peruzzi
Enzo Andronico ...
Lawyer of Pesenti


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27 October 1971 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

The Case Is Closed, Forget It  »

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20 June 2008 | by (London) – See all my reviews

This may not be Damiano Damiani finest work, but I still believe it is a very good movie. In line with his pessimistic beliefs on the possibility that Justice prevails, Damiani's plot develops this time within a prison (it is not a poliziottesco, but rather a prison drama) where an innocent man is held on suspicion of murder and where he gradually will be forced to change his beliefs and his moral in order to survive the brutal laws of the place. This is on a different level a metaphor on our society, where choices to act according to the moral come often at a price which we may not be ready to pay. Easier is to "forget". Inevitably the few brave who choose the straight way forward, find themselves lonely and pay the consequences. Recommended.

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