Detective Montalbano

Paper Moon (La Luna Di Carta)

Well-to-do womanizer Angelo Pardo is killed in what has to be a crime of passion. But Montalbano, refusing to trust appearances, carries out the investigation his way, digging into the victim's past and talking with anyone remotely involved in the case, including a number of politicians who start dying like flies because of a badly cut cocaine shipment. In the end Montalbano faces the toughest challenge of his career: investigating the female psyche to solve the crime. Directed by Alberto Sironi,...
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  • program length: 119 minutes
  • episode #115

Saturday, November 25 at 7:00 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.