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Nino, a regular working-class guy, finds that a hitman has been hired to kill him. He discovers that a wealthy woman has been kidnapped and that everyone who was involved in it is being killed off. However, Nino had nothing to do with the kidnapping and has to find out who has sent the killers and stop them before it's too late.

  1. Damiano Damiani

    Director, Screenplay

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  1. Giuliano Gemma

    Giuliano Gemma

    Nino Peralta

  2. Eleonora Giorgi

    Eleonora Giorgi

    Lucia Peralta

  3. Michele Placido

    Michele Placido

    Antonio Platamona

  4. Tano Cimarosa

    Tano Cimarosa

    Sebastiano Colicchia

  5. Ettore Manni

    Ettore Manni

    Vincenzo Fabbricante

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A Man on His Knees
A Man on His Knees


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Original Title Un uomo in ginocchio

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 13, 1979


    No admittance for children under 14.

Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 46m

Budget -

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