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Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion(Movie, 1970)

Original title: "Indagine su un cittadino al di sopra di ogni sospetto" (Italian/IT)
1h 51min | Genres: Drama, Thriller
Investigation of a Citizen Above SuspicionRating: 4.2/5 (with 212 votes)
Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion (Italian: Indagine su un cittadino al di sopra di ogni sospetto) is a 1970 Italian crime drama film directed by Elio Petri. It is a dramatic, psychological, black-humored satire on corruption in high office, telling the story of a top police officer who kills his mistress, and then tests whether the police would charge him for this crime. He begins manipulating the investigation by planting obvious clues while the other police officers ignore them, either intentionally or not. It won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. ()
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Awards & Nominations for Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion

David Di Donatello for Best Film Cannes Film Festival Grand Prix Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film David Di Donatello for Best Actor Fipresci Prize Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film

About Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion

Rome, Italy. After committing a heinous crime, a senior police officer exposes evidence incriminating him because his moral commitment prevents him from circumventing the law and the social order it protects.


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Three Reasons(Trailer, 1:44)

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Additional Information

Production country: Italy
Plays in: Italy
Original language: Italian (IT)
Spoken languages: Italian (IT)
Translated into 17 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 12/20/1970 (World premiere: 10/16/1970)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Onderzoek naar een burger boven alle verdenking"
"Undersøgelse af en borger hævet over enhver mistanke"
"Epäilyksen ulkopuolella"
"Epäilyksen yläpuolella"
"Υπεράνω Πάσης Υποψίας"
"殺人捜査"
"Hevet over mistanke"
"Śledztwo w sprawie obywatela poza wszelkim podejrzeniem"
"Undersökning av en medborgare höjd över alla misstankar"
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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:19051, Added: 02/22/2018, Last updated: 10/18/2020