An American underworld up-and-comer relocates to Europe and immerses himself in the dangerous and mysterious world of heroin production.

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Giuseppe 'Joe' Coppola
Silvia Monti ...
Claudia
Fausto Tozzi ...
Russo
Jess Hahn ...
Sacha
José Greci ...
Lucia
Malisa Longo ...
Rosalia
Mario Pilar ...
Ibrahim
Luciano Catenacci ...
Tony
Steffen Zacharias ...
Selby
Luciano Rossi ...
Hans
Teodoro Corrà ...
Ciro
Corrado Gaipa ...
Calogero
Ezio Sancrotti
Carlo Gaddi ...
Marsigliese
John Bartha ...
Inspector
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An American underworld up-and-comer relocates to Europe and immerses himself in the dangerous and mysterious world of heroin production.

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Ben Gazzara Smashes the Pipeline from the Poppy Fields of Turkey to the Sidewalks of New York!

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Gazzara headlines a slow moving action film
12 April 2000 | by (Seattle, Washington) – See all my reviews

Ben plays a small time hood who goes to Turkey then to Italy to smuggle opium and drugs to make it to the big time. But he realises the rough and long road as everyone tries to take a cut from his business. Great locations (like Turkey and other places) and funky pop tunes by Oliver Onions does add flavor to this poorly put together film. The main reason to see this is Ben Gazzara who is a very underrated actor and he is great as usual. But the main problem is that he is badly dubbed by someone else. Recommended.


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