R | | Drama
A weak-willed Italian man becomes a fascist flunky who goes abroad to arrange the assassination of his old teacher, now a political dissident.
Jean-Louis Trinitignant regards this as the best film he appeared in before Amour in 2012.
It's me, yes. Everything all right?
Marcello: What do you mean, they're gone? You mean she's gone, too?
Marcello: I'll be waiting in front of the hotel.
A radio tower appears in a flashback to Marcello's Rome boyhood in 1917.
Italian, French, Latin, Chinese