An eremit who has had contact to terrorists is planning to kill the pope by poisoning.

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Padre Andreani, poi Papa Giovanni Clemente I
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Padre Bruno Martello
Paula Molina ...
Nina
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Cardinale Ixaguirre
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Don Perrone
Antonio Marsina ...
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Roberto Antonelli
Patrick La Place
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Dottore
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Franco Ferri
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An eremit who has had contact to terrorists is planning to kill the pope by poisoning.

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Death in the Vatican  »

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Very unsatisfactory story of the murder of a Pope, badly dubbed.
21 October 1998 | by (Brisbane, Australia) – See all my reviews

This is a fictionalized version of the alleged "murder" of Pope John Paul I, which the author has mixed with a totally implausible story of an idealistic young priest who goes to India and Nepal and becomes an ecclesiastical Fascist. There's a seductive female terrorist too. It's hard to take this farrago of nonsense seriously, except that Terence Stamp is dignified as the Pope and everyone else, especially the young priest, is dreadful. The English dubbing is appalling: it sounds like low grade amateur theatricals. Naturally it's sad that the writer/director is dead, but this is very poor.


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