General Della Rovere

Media: Streaming Only
Author/Director: Roberto Rossellini
Language: Italian
Subtitles: English

Genoa, 1943. Grimaldi is a swindler, pretending to be a colonel in the Italian army to get money from the family of people put into jail by the Nazis. Once caught, the Gestapo makes a deal with him : he will stay alive if he impersonates the General Della Rovere, a leader of the Resistance who has just been shot by the Nazis, to be put into a political jail where he is supposed to identify another Resistance leader.

Note: This stream was ripped from a VHS tape.  Quality is only fair.

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MTLC ID: 5716