Massacre in Rome
1973

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A.K.A
Rappresaglia
Genre
Classics
Director
George P Cosmatos
Starring
Marcello Mastroianni, Richard Burton, Anthony Steel
Year produced
1973
Running time
107'

The date is March, 1944. The stark, documentary-style film tells the tragic tale of the 300 Italian citizens massacred in the Ardeatine Caves on the outskirts of Rome in reprisal for a partisan assault on German troops. Burton plays the cruel SS captain Kappler and Mastroianni a Vatican priest.



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