"In the Name of the Pope-King"
Directed by Luigi Magni
In Nome del Papa Re
is the recipient of three David de Donatello prizes, and stars Nino Manfredi. Set in
1867 as Italian patriots fight to unify the country and Rome stands alone ruled by the
Pope, Monsignor Colobo, a magistrate of the Papal State, is about to resign from his
office when young terrorists blow up the barracks of the government troops, and the
Monsignor discovers that one of the suspects is his own 20-year-old son. A compelling
story of intrigue, political conflict and murder unfolds. Italian with English subtitles.