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High Crime (1973)
"La polizia incrimina la legge assolve" (original title)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller  |  12 August 1973 (Italy)
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An Italian police inspector matches wits with a powerful European drug ring. As he comes closer to the top of the underworld organization, his odds of survival decrease.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Commissioner Aldo Scavino
Delia Boccardo ...
Mirella
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Cafiero
Duilio Del Prete ...
Umberto Griva
Silvano Tranquilli ...
Franco Griva
Ely Galleani ...
Chicca
Daniel Martín ...
Rico
Paul Costello ...
Cammarano
Luigi Diberti ...
Belli's Assistant
Mario Erpichini ...
Rivalta
Zoe Incrocci ...
Scavino's Wife
Bruno Corazzari ...
Scavino's Assassin
Massimo Vanni ...
Killer
Joaquín Solís ...
Tony, Cafiero's Servant
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An Italian police inspector matches wits with a powerful European drug ring. As he comes closer to the top of the underworld organization, his odds of survival decrease.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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12 August 1973 (Italy)  »

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ESP 25,685,656 (Spain)
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Contains "End of Part One" and "Part Two" title cards. See more »

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Better than "The French Connection"....
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....but that doesn't say much. Actually, it's a totally unexceptional crime story, but Enzo Castellari manages to uplift parts of it with his gimmicks and camera tricks. If Sergio Leone had directed a straight crime flick, the result might have been close to what Castellari achieves here. (**)


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