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3.3
6 Ratings

The Hunchback of Rome

Il gobbo

Directed by Carlo Lizzani
Italy, France, 1960
Drama

Synopsis

This drama, loosely based on the legend of the “Hunchback,” is set in Rome, 1944. The story begins as the Hunchback, a leader of the Resistance rapes a Nazi collaborator’s daughter. Later he falls in love with her.

The Hunchback of Rome Directed by Carlo Lizzani

Awards & Festivals

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1961 | Winner: Best Producer

1961 | Nominee: Best Actress

Golden Globes (Italy)

1961 | Winner: Special Jury Award

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