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This edition: Rocco and his Brothers

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Episode Details

(1960/Italy, 177 min., b&w, drama, in Italian with English subtitles) Dir.: Luchino Visconti. Cast: Alain Delon, Renato Salvatori, Annie Girardot, Katina Paxinou. The travails of a family, a mother and four sons, who settle in Milan, where a fifth son lives. They all struggle to make ends meet, until two of the brothers come to feud over a woman. Discussion guest: Charles Affron, New York University.