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The Bankers of God: The Calvi Affair [Blu-ray] [2002]

  • SKU: 25366766
  • Release Date: 08/05/2014
  • Rating: NR
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    Special Features


    • Documentary "The black friers connection" by Nocturno Cinema

    Synopsis


    I Banchieri di Dio
    Directed by Giuseppe Ferrara, the political thriller I Banchieri Di Dio (God's Bankers) is based on the true-crime saga of the corrupted Banco Ambrosiano and the unsolved murder of bank president Roberto Calvi in 1982. Co-written by Ferrara and Armenia Balducci, the complex story involves the discovery of a trillion lire deficiet in the bank accounts. Calvi (Omero Antonutti) is blamed and thrown in prison. With the help of his wife (Pamela Villoresi), Calvi goes between the corrupt system of political and religious leaders who can get him out of jail. Rutger Hauer appears as Cardianle Marcinkus, the head of the Vatican bank. In March of 2002, an Italian businessman tried to ban Gods Bankers, claiming ~ Andrea LeVasseur, Rovi

    Cast & Crew


    • Omero Antonutti
      Omero Antonutti - Roberto Calvi
    • Pamela Villoresi
      Pamela Villoresi - Mrs. Calvi
    • Rutger Hauer
      Rutger Hauer - Paul Marcinkus
    • Giancarlo Giannini
      Giancarlo Giannini - Flavio Carboni
    • Alessandro Gassman
      Alessandro Gassman - Francesco Pazienza



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      disjointed,confusing

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      I've read several books and seen many documentaries relating to this event.The screenwriter should be ashamed of himself for screwing up a truly great story.

      No, I would not recommend this to a friend


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