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3.7
3,784 Ratings

Gomorrah

Gomorra

Directed by Matteo Garrone
Italy, 2008
Crime, Drama

Synopsis

Based on the international best-seller of the same name by Roberto Saviano, this award-winning portrait of the contemporary Neapolitan mob scene, better known as the Camorra, depicts five separate tales of individuals caught up in a life of crime.

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Gomorrah Directed by Matteo Garrone

Critics reviews

Staying down and dirty, Gomorrah generates bleak magnetism from the partnerships Garrone forges with his actors. Garrone doesn’t inflate his characters into arch-villains or tragic failures. Together, he and his ensemble create indelible images of bravado and anguish.
September 18, 2017
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The “urban nightmare” of gangster films is intensified and Garrone employs strategies of defamiliarisation and distortion, breaking the aesthetic codes of realism in the process.
November 19, 2012
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