Il caso Mattei (1972) AKA The Mattei Affair


Portrait of Italian tycoon, Enrico Mattei, who headed a state-combined industrial concern for natural resources from the early post-war years and who died under mysterious circumstances in a plane crash at Milan airport in 1962.

Director: Francesco Rosi. AKA The Mattei Affair
Stars: Gian Maria Volonté, Luigi Squarzina, Gianfranco Ombuen, Edda Ferronao, Accursio di Leo, Peter Baldwin, Renato Romano, Elio Jotta, Edda Ferronao, Luciano Colitti, Terenzio Cordova, Giuseppe Lo Presti, Camillo Milli, Aldo Barberito, Jean Rougeul.

1972 Cannes Film Festival – Winner of the Palme d’Or.


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  1. October 21, 2019

    Thank you, thank you, excellent!! Christmas comes early!!!

  2. Sam
    October 22, 2019

    Hell yes!

  3. Lorenzo
    September 26, 2021

    Mattei was a bit like the Italian JFK, both men of progress and hope, both dead in misterious ways.

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