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The Assassin


Directed by Elio Petri
Italy, France, 1961
Crime, Comedy


One fine morning the police break in crooked antique dealer Alfredo’s apartment and bring him to the police station: he is accused of the murder of Adalgisa de Matteis, an ex-mistress of his. During the long and painful interrogation, he remembers some obscure fragments of his past.

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