The Octopus (1984)

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The fight against the mafia!


An epic crime saga of power, money, violence and corruption. The mafia controls everything through local and international networks like an octopus, and anyone who tries to bring them down pays the ultimate price.

  1. Nicola Badalucco


  2. Lucio Battistrada


Series Cast

  1. Remo Girone as Tano Cariddi

    Remo Girone

    Tano Cariddi

    32 Episodes

  2. Patricia Millardet as Silvia Conti

    Patricia Millardet

    Silvia Conti

    31 Episodes

  3. Michele Placido as Commissario Corrado Cattani

    Michele Placido

    Commissario Corrado Cattani

    25 Episodes

  4. François Périer as Avvocato Terrasini

    François Périer

    Avvocato Terrasini

    19 Episodes

  5. Florinda Bolkan as Olga Camastra

    Florinda Bolkan

    Olga Camastra

    18 Episodes

  6. Bruno Cremer as Antonio Espinosa

    Bruno Cremer

    Antonio Espinosa

    17 Episodes

  7. Nicole Jamet as Else Cattani

    Nicole Jamet

    Else Cattani

    12 Episodes

  8. Luigi Diberti as Ettore Salimbeni

    Luigi Diberti

    Ettore Salimbeni

    12 Episodes

  9. Tony Sperandeo as Santino Rocchi, Turi Mondello, and Segretario di Terrasini

    Tony Sperandeo

    Santino Rocchi, Turi Mondello, Segretario di Terrasini

    12 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 10


2001 • 2 Episodes

Season 10 of The Octopus premiered on January 10, 2001.

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(10x2, January 17, 2001) Season Finale

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Original Name La Piovra

Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Italian


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