As Garibaldi's troops begin the unification of Italy in the 1860s, an aristocratic Sicilian family grudgingly adapts to the sweeping social changes undermining their way of life. Proud but pragmatic Prince Don Fabrizio Salina allows his war hero nephew, Tancredi, to marry Angelica, the beautiful daughter of gauche, bourgeois Don Calogero, in order to maintain the family's accustomed level of comfort and political clout.

  1. Luchino Visconti

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa


Top Billed Cast

  1. Burt Lancaster

    Burt Lancaster

    Don Fabrizio Salina

  2. Alain Delon

    Alain Delon

    Tancredi Falconeri

  3. Claudia Cardinale

    Claudia Cardinale

    Angelica Sedara/Bertiana

  4. Paolo Stoppa

    Paolo Stoppa

    Don Calogero Sedara

  5. Rina Morelli

    Rina Morelli

    Maria Stella Salina

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Original Title Il gattopardo

Status Released

Release Information

  • March 28, 1963
    PG, Theatrical
  • August 13, 2004

Original Language Italian

Runtime 3h 5m

Budget -

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