I PUGNI IN TASCA

I PUGNI IN TASCA

A film by Marco Bellochio

1965 Italy - Drama

synopsis

Alessandro, a young epileptic with paranoid inclinations, decides to relieve Augusto, the only sound brother, from the burden of a numerous family plagued with hereditary diseases. After a first aborted attempt, the dreadful series of accidents/murders starts by pushing the blind mother into a ravine. Then comes the turn of Leone, the idiotic brother. Will Alessandro be able to bring to completion his obsessive project ? This first feature by M. Bellocchio revealed Lou Castel for the first time.

  • cast

    • Lou Castel (Alessandro)
    • Paolo Pitagora (Giulia)
  • crew

    • Screenplay
    • Mario Bellochio
    • Cinematography
    • Alberto Marrama
  • infos

    • Running time
    • 105 min
    • Format
    • Black & White 35mm