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The Gun (1978)

L'arma (original title)
A man who neglects his wife and is out of touch with their teenage daughter believes he is justified in having a gun available for the defense of person, family and property.
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Complete credited cast:
Claudia Cardinale ... Marta Compagna
Stefano Satta Flores Stefano Satta Flores ... Luigi Compagna
Benedetta Fantoli Benedetta Fantoli ... Rossana Compagna
Clara Colosimo Clara Colosimo ... Pitta Callini
Dario Ghirardi Dario Ghirardi ... Collega di Luigi
Giuseppe Morabito Giuseppe Morabito ... Police commissioner (as Pino Morabito)
Salvatore Billa ... Police inspector
Viviana Polic Viviana Polic
Mario Granato Mario Granato ... Marta's Lover
Paolo Bonetti Paolo Bonetti ... Policeman Colella
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A man who neglects his wife and is out of touch with their teenage daughter believes he is justified in having a gun available for the defense of person, family and property.

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yet another intelectually devoid action film
24 July 2001 | by chegeveraSee all my reviews

This film achieved what it strived for to be just another action film, and it achieved it but, was just another action film. It had no meaning and just strung the viewer along through action sequences. It was a decent action movie, but a horrible movie. Even the title took no thought, which should be a testament to how much thought must've been put into it's character development and plot.


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Release Date:

8 September 1978 (Italy) See more »

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Sniper See more »

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Maratea See more »
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Mono

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Color (Eastmancolor)
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