In a Corleone village during the 1950s, two young children Michael and Vito come to maturity and their lives take different destinies: Michael fights for the demands of the peasants and Vito, tired of poverty, joins an organization criminal who fights against the ideals of Michael. Vito’s first commission is to end the peasant movement, even if it means killing his own friend.
Director: Pasquale Squitieri.
Writers: Orazio Barrese (novel & screenplay), Massimo De Rita, Dino Mauri, Pasquale Squitieri.
Stars: Giuliano Gemma, Claudia Cardinale, Francisco Rabal, Stefano Satta Flores, Michele Placido, Salvatore Billa, Remo Girone, Enrico Maisto, Tommaso Palladino, Tony Kendall, Vincent Gentile.