Black Turin

Black Turin (Italian: Torino nera) is a 1972 crime film directed by Carlo Lizzani.[2] The film received mixed reviews, but was commercially successful.[3]

Black Turin
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Directed byCarlo Lizzani
Produced byDino De Laurentiis[1]
Screenplay by
Story by
  • Nicola Badalucco
  • Luciano Vincenzoni[1]
Music by
CinematographyPasqualino De Santis[1]
Edited byFranco Fraticelli[1]
  • Dino De Laurentiis International Manufacturing Company
  • Trianon Productions[1]
Distributed byMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • 28 September 1972 (1972-09-28) (Italy)
  • 28 November 1973 (1973-11-28) (Paris)
Running time
105 minutes[1]
  • Italy
  • France[1]
Box office858.820 million[1]



Black Turin was released in Italy as Torino nera on 25 September 1972 where it was distributed by MGM.[1] The film grossed a total of 858,820,000 Italian lire domestically.[1] It was released in Paris on 28 November 1973 under the title La vengeance du sicilien.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m Curti 2013, p. 50.
  2. ^ Vittorio Giacci. Carlo Lizzani. Il Castoro, 2009. pp. 113–114.
  3. ^ Roberto Curti. Italia odia: il cinema poliziesco italiano. Lindau, 2006. pp. 162–163.


  • Curti, Roberto (2013). Italian Crime Filmography, 1968-1980. McFarland. ISBN 0786469765.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)

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