Le mani sulla cittą (Hands Over the City) (1963)
Release Date: Sep 1, 1963 Wide
Average Rating: 4/5
User Ratings: 442
A corrupt city councilman seeks a huge profit in a suburban real estate deal. Nottola (Rod Steiger) manipulates corrupt local government officials in the political instability that plagues Italy following World War II. The only councilman who tries to block the shady deals in defense of the people is the lone Communist elected to the board. The only insight on the characters is shown by the political machinations undertaken and the final result of the new zoning laws that followed the tangle of
Sep 1, 1963 Wide
Oct 24, 2006
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One of cinema's most complex looks at how democracy is corrupted by a system that doesn't work.
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