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Sacco & Vanzetti (1971)
"Sacco e Vanzetti" (original title)

GP  -  Biography | Crime | Drama  -  16 March 1971 (Italy)
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The story of two anarchists who were charged and unfairly tried for murder when it was really for their political convictions.

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Bartolomeo Vanzetti (as Gian Maria Volontè)
Riccardo Cucciolla ...
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Rosanna Fratello ...
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Judge Webster Thayer
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Fred Moore
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William Thompson
Claude Mann ...
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Edward Jewesbury
Armenia Balducci ...
Virginia
Valentino Orfeo
Pier Giovanni Anchisi ...
Membro Comitato Difesa
Desmond Perry
John Harvey
Felicity Mason
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In 1920, the anarchist Italian immigrants Niccola Sacco (Riccardo Cucciolla) and Bartolomeo Vanzetti (Gian Maria Volonté) are sentenced to death, falsely accused of a robbery and murder. Indeed they are condemned due to their political beliefs, in one of the most shameful and hypocrite judgments of the human history. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Version of De zaak Sacco en Vanzetti (1966) See more »

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The Ballad of Sacco and Vanzetti
Written by Ennio Morricone & Joan Baez
Performed by Joan Baez
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Frank McGurk "Guilty or Innocent???" for writing a WRONG comment?
23 September 2006 | by (Italy) – See all my reviews

Frank McGurk "Guilty or Innocent???" for writing a WRONG comment?

I quote with correction:

"recent ballistic tests on the weapons proved that the gun found on Nicola Sacco was NOT (NO-NEIN) the gun used to murder the payroll guards"!

Be careful guys... ...if you don't want roll injustice over and over again...

N.B. If also not so, remember that the real guilty man confessed his crime. But the court refuse to admit his confession, because he was already put to death for other crimes.

take care


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