Homicide detective Mike Conovan investigates the shooting of fellow detective Monigan…who apparrently was moonlighting as guard for a bookie. He finds that all the bookies in town are being robbed, most upsetting to the racket bosses who can’t get normal police protection.
A filmed interview with Pierino Massenzi, a production designer who’s worked on Brazilian films and foreign films, at his home in São Bernardo do Campo. He was born in Italy and worked as a production designer on over 40 films during the ’50s and ’60s.
The story takes place on the Riviera, where the title character may or may not be involved in various shades of skullduggery, including murder. The film’s highlight involves a coffin containing the body of a man who committed suicide – or, did he?
After the revelation that Georg has seduced her, Maria is driven away by her father. Georg, fearing the wrath of Maria’s father, has swiftly abandoned the girl and left for the mining town of Sankt Anton, where he expects to hide easily amongst the large population of colliers.