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An Italian policeman investigates a series of murders involving people in prominent positions. Left behind at each murder scene is a drawing of a salamander. The policeman begins to suspect these murders are linked to a plot to seize control of the government.

  1. Robert Katz

    Screenplay, Writer

  2. Peter Zinner


  3. Morris L. West


Top Billed Cast

  1. Franco Nero

    Franco Nero

    Carabinieri Colonel Dante Matucci

  2. Anthony Quinn

    Anthony Quinn

    Bruno Manzini

  3. Martin Balsam

    Martin Balsam

    Captain Steffanelli

  4. Claudia Cardinale

    Claudia Cardinale

    Elena Leporello

  5. Sybil Danning

    Sybil Danning

    Lili Anders

Full Cast & Crew

The Salamander
The Salamander


Status Released

Release Information

  • January 1, 1981


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 43m

Budget -

Revenue -



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