Investigation Of A Citizen Above Suspicion

  • 1970
  • Movie
  • R
  • Crime

The winner of 1970's foreign film Oscar, this jarring and potent Italian film tells the story of a recently promoted Fascist police inspector (Volonte) who one Sunday afternoon slits his mistress's throat. He then plants phony evidence and makes an anonymous call to report the crime. The police unearth clues that point to the inspector, but ignore them...read more

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01:43 — The provocative Italian filmmaker Elio Petri‚Äôs most internationally acclaimed work is this remarkable, visceral, Oscar-winning thriller. Petri maintai (more…)

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  • Review: The winner of 1970's foreign film Oscar, this jarring and potent Italian film tells the story of a recently promoted Fascist police inspector (Volonte) who one Sunday afternoon slits his mistress's throat. He then plants phony evidence and makes an anonymo… (more)

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