Interesting modern actualization made by italian broadcasting service (RAI) of immortal, well-known characters created by the genial american novelist Rex Stout. It's second time RAI ... See full summary »
A weed smoking, friend to the underworld, bad behaving vice questore is sent from Rome to Aosta, in the Alps, for unknown (but likely for indiscipline) reasons. Nevertheless he is one hell ... See full summary »
Outstanding television series reminiscent of the middle period films of Ferzan Ozpetik--some of whose actors appear in this series.
The story is superbly crafted, the acting superbly executed, and the camera work first rate.
Those motif's we have come to love in Ozpetik, such as the emphasis on a core group dynamic, the appearance of an older wisdom figure, the importance of books and book wisdom appear here too in a production direction by DeMaria in a highly engaging tale that keeps us riveted to the end. DeMaria should receive high kudoes for his production as should the actor Riccardo Scamarcio --who recently appeared in an English speaking role as a rent boy in London Spy with Ben Wishaw.
Not to be missed
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