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The Fighting Men - Poster - Belgique

The Fighting Men

A Feature film by Camillo Mastrocinque

Release in France : 14/05/1952

    Synopsis

    Saverio Luparello is the manager of Sicilian baron Occipinti's estate. The cunning greedy man intentionally lets the land turn into a wasteland, hoping that his employer, discouraged by its low returns, will sell his earth to him for next to nothing. His plans are thwarted by a share cropper, Diego Costa, who farms his lot zealously and to good results. Luparello's three sons try to scare the Costas out of their farm but they are defended by Don Salvatore, the innkeeper and leader of the local Mafia. The next day, Andrea, the oldest son, indirectly causes the death of Diego and Wanda Costa. Don Salvatore has him eliminated and has Saro Costa, the honest share-farmers' ten-year-old son,sent to America. Fifteen years later, Saro, now a handsome well-built young man, is back...

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (9)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Foreign production company :

    Fono Roma

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (6)

    Foreign producers :

    Alberto Salvatori, Salvatore Persichetti

    Editor :

    Mario Serandrei

    Music Composer :

    Enzo Masetti

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    Italian

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Italy

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1951

    French release :

    14/05/1952

    Runtime :

    1 h 25 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    11240

    Visa issue date :

    05/02/1952

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono