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The Heroin Busters (1977)
"La via della droga" (original title)

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An Ialian policeman goes undercover to break up an international heroin smuggling ring and butts heads with a hot-tempered Interpol agent assigned by his agency to do the same task.

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Wolfango Soldati ...
Gilo
Massimo Vanni ...
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Angelo Ragusa ...
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Romano Puppo ...
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Sergio Ruggeri ...
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Leonardo Scavino ...
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Gianni Orlando
Salvatore Billa ...
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Guido Cerniglia ...
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An Ialian policeman goes undercover to break up an international heroin smuggling ring and butts heads with a hot-tempered Interpol agent assigned by his agency to do the same task.

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Still watchable, but one of the lesser works of BOTH Enzo AND Testi
7 May 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Fabio Testi (Four of the Apocalypse, Revolver) plays the aptly named character of Fabio, an undercover cop who's on assignment to bust a group of drug peddlers in this lesser Enzo G. Castellari directed film. I make the aforementioned statement comparably to the director's other films off course, as this one is still quite watchable in it's own right. Testi is always watchable, but this one just isn't one of my favorite films in the 'italian crime' genre. It came off, to me anyway, as a tad dated and more then a tad more cartoonish.

My Grade: C-

Eye Candy: Patrizia Webley gets topless; Sherry Buchanan shows off boobs & bush


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