In the poor periphery of Rome of the 60's, the despicable caftan Vittorio "Accattone" Cataldi (Franco Citti) is maintained by the hooker Maddalena (Silvana Corsini), spending the time with his useless idle friends. When the prostitute is arrested for perjury, the pimp "Accattone" has nobody to support him, but he seduces the naive worker Stella (Franca Pasut) and she becomes a prostitute. However, Accattone has a crush on Stella and decides to find a way to support her, with tragic consequences.
I have watched this whole movie once again and this movie is really amazing. There are films for which it is worth being a cinema maniac, for those who have not yet had the opportunity to watch, I put Accattone to watch online for free, because I rarely go on television. If a movie can keep me focused for the full movie time, that's really great. All the scenes are complemented by wonderful matched soundtrack. I am a huge fan of this director and this movie was his finest. Accattone is a masterpiece. This... Show more
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