Political thriller all'italiana. Almost everybody is spoiled here although there's not one single mafioso in the picture. Secret services, judges, politicians and policemen play dirty against Gian Maria Volontè in this paranoid thriller of the 70's. A little jewel I strongly recommend. Yes.
Well Hollywood had the Parallex view and Three days of the Condor but Italy could boast the equally superb Francesco Rosi film Cadaveri Eccellenti and this tense masterwork which is perhaps the best film Damiani ever did. You could not really ask for a better cast than Volonte', Josephson and Mario adorf. The film is effective partly due to the fact the we genuinely believe Volonte' fears for his life