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The Rebel (1980)
"Poliziotto, solitudine e rabbia" (original title)

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Maurizio Merli ...
Nick Rossi
Jutta Speidel ...
Vivien
Arthur Brauss ...
Klaus Beitz
Francisco Rabal ...
Tony
Jochen Schröder
Jako Benz
Max Giese
Buddy Elias
Peter Hick
Ottaviano Dell'Acqua ...
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Benito Pacifico
Maurizio Ferrara
Bobby Rhodes ...
Jamaica
Reinhard Kolldehoff ...
Stoll
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an unreconstructed heft of bravura poliziotto action
24 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

By the 80's the halcyon days of the Italian poliziotto was on the wane, if not, it was pretty close to extinction; so it comes as a pleasant surprise to discover that the veteran euro-crime director and all-round exploitation don, Stelvio Massi had one more righteous movie up his sleeve. This German-Italian Co-production is an unreconstructed heft of explosive poliziotto action, that makes excellent use of its oppressive Berlin backdrop and delivers everything one expects from a Massi/Merli collaboration. "Poliziotti solitudine e rabbia" finds everyone's favorite mustache of vengeance, Maurizio Merli as an undercover cop in West Berlin; using his inimitable methods of cro magnon policing against the nefarious activities of a shadowy Mafioso blackmailing outfit. 'The Rebel' is highly recommended.


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