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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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The story of two innocent people convicted for their believes
11 September 1998 | by (Schoten,Belgium) – See all my reviews

A very gripping and moving film with a very fine cast and strong performances. This film makes a very strong impact and will make you think of Sacco and Vanzetti and the reasons why they were executed on the electric chair.


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