The Assisi Underground

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  • PG
This gripping story of the crucial work done by the people of Assisi to rescue hundreds of Italian Jews from Nazi execution during their occupation of Italy in 1943. Ben Cross and Maximillian Schell star.
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This gripping story of the crucial work done by the people of Assisi to rescue hundreds of Italian Jews from Nazi execution during their occupation of Italy in 1943. Ben Cross and Maximillian Schell star.

Original Release

05/03/1985

Cast

Ben Cross Padre Rufino
James Mason Bishop Nicolini
Irene Papas Mother Giuseppina
Maximilian Schell Col. Müller
Karlheinz Hackl Capt. von Velden
Paolo Malco Paolo Josza
Maurice Poli Vito
Giancarlo Prete Col. Gay
Edmund Purdom Cardinal Della Costa
Geoffrey Copleston Police Chief Bertolucci
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Alexander Ramati

Writers

Alexander Ramati

Cast

Ben Cross Padre Rufino
James Mason Bishop Nicolini
Irene Papas Mother Giuseppina
Maximilian Schell Col. Müller
Karlheinz Hackl Capt. von Velden
Paolo Malco Paolo Josza
Maurice Poli Vito
Giancarlo Prete Col. Gay
Edmund Purdom Cardinal Della Costa
Geoffrey Copleston Police Chief Bertolucci
Gianni Williams Bino Maionica
Riccardo Cucciolla Luigi Brizzi
Angelo Infanti Giorgio Kropf
Tom Felleghy Gen. Bremer
Delia Boccardo Countess Cristina
Roberto Bisacco Prof. Rieti
Didi Ramati Mrs. Eva Rieti
Venantino Venantini Pietro
Alfredo Pea Gino Bartali
Marne Maitland Rabbi

Producers

Editors

Michael J. Duthie

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