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The Assassin of Rome (1972)
"Girolimoni, il mostro di Roma" (original title)

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In Mussolini's Rome a murderer is targeting young girls. The movie explores how the fascist mind works, how it plays its values off the sentiment of the masses and explores the role of the press in creating a unified narrative.

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Gino Girolimoni
Guido Leontini ...
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Gianni Di Meo
Gabriele Lavia ...
Tarquinio Tirabosco
Anna Maria Pescatori ...
Armanda Tirabosco
Luciano Catenacci ...
Mario Carotenuto ...
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Carlo Alighiero ...
Parrini
Fortunato Arena ...
Caccavallo
Silvio Bagolini ...
Silvio
Luigi Casellato ...
Romanutti
Angela Covello ...
Sonia
Laura De Marchi ...
Bice Tirabosco
Arturo Dominici ...
Ing. Jaccarino
Vittorio Duse ...
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In Mussolini's Rome a murderer is targeting young girls. The movie explores how the fascist mind works, how it plays its values off the sentiment of the masses and explores the role of the press in creating a unified narrative.

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18 September 1972 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Djirolimoni, Rimski monstrum  »

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