Accattone!

  • 1961
  • 2 HR 00 MIN
  • NR
  • Drama

Pasolini's first feature is a classic neorealist study of the Roman underworld of poverty and petty thievery. Accattone (Citti), a street youth who hates work, falls in love with Stella (Pasut) and attempts to find a job, but ultimately turns to crime. The film is based on Pasolini's own novel and supposedly mirrors his own experiences. The director uses...read more

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(Movie Clip) She's Still Yelling
Mournful pimp Franco Citti (title character), forcefully invited out by Salvatore (Umberto Bevilacqua) and other thugs visiting Rome from Naples, join (more…)
(Movie Clip) Can I Help You Plan Your Funeral?
Opening scenes on the outskirts of Rome, idle guys somewhat led by barely-working pimp Franco Citti (title character, brother of the co-screenwriter S (more…)
(Movie Clip) Accompanied By The Dead
Very bad event for Maddalena (Silvana Corsini), Roman hooker, mother of five and the only girl run by the sympathetic title character (not seen here), (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Pasolini's first feature is a classic neorealist study of the Roman underworld of poverty and petty thievery. Accattone (Citti), a street youth who hates work, falls in love with Stella (Pasut) and attempts to find a job, but ultimately turns to crime. The… (more)

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