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Detective Montalbano

The Mystery Of The Terracotta Dog ( Il Cane di Terracotta)

A Mafia kingpin who wants to talk, a menacing hit man, and a secret cavern—Montalbano's got his hands full, even as he concentrates on solving what may or not have been a 50 year old crime. With the octogenarian Leopoldo Trieste [Fellini's WHITE SHEIK and I VITELLONI] making a late grand entrance. Directed by Alberto Sironi, 2000, color.
  • program length: 120 minutes
  • episode #104

Monday, December 25 at 12:18 am on 12.3


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  • Sunday, December 31 at 12:28 am on 12.3

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A series of drive-by muggings by a helmet-clad motorcyclist are bad enough—but then the mysterious biker escalates to murder, even a pregnant girl's father goes nuts in a hospital ER, and a local gynecologist turns up missing. Can Montalbano tie everything together? Directed by Alberto Sironi. 2001, color. In Italian with English subtitles.