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A.C.A.B. (2012)

A.C.A.B. - All Cops Are Bastards (original title)
A look at the controversial riot cops unit, told through the stories of three veteran cops and a young recruit.

Director:

Stefano Sollima

Writers:

Carlo Bonini (book), Daniele Cesarano (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Pierfrancesco Favino ... Cobra
Filippo Nigro ... Negro
Marco Giallini ... Mazinga
Andrea Sartoretti ... Carletto
Domenico Diele ... Adriano
Roberta Spagnuolo ... Maria
Eugenio Mastrandrea ... Giancarlo
Eradis Josende Oberto Eradis Josende Oberto ... Miriam
Carlo Marino Altomonte Carlo Marino Altomonte ... Uomo Sfrattato
Riccardo Angelini Riccardo Angelini ... Maresciallo Reparto Mobile
Alessandra Antinori Alessandra Antinori ... Franca
Livio Beshir Livio Beshir ... Mustafà
Stefania Bogo Stefania Bogo ... Giudice Separazione Negro
Antonio Brundu Antonio Brundu ... Poliziotto Casa Mazinga
Sebastiano Colla Sebastiano Colla ... Poliziotto Narcotici
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A look at the controversial riot cops unit, told through the stories of three veteran cops and a young recruit.

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Taglines:

you can only count on your brothers!

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

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Official Sites:

Official site [Italy]

Country:

Italy | France

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

27 January 2012 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

A.C.A.B. See more »

Filming Locations:

Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,489,317
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Good movie,well made regardless if you agree with the director's opinion
21 July 2012 | by omar_darghouthSee all my reviews

i usually abhor people who criticize other people online,but i would advise ignoring the bad previous comments.they are judging the movie by the political belief they possess rather then the movie itself.this to me is quite stupid as not many people share the same view nor the same perception of life.

The movie is well made,and doesn't defend anyone. i found no hero and no villain,or multiple villains if you may.

I would recommend this movie for the directing and acting as well as the story-line(even if you do not agree with the perception it gives of life).


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