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La piovra (1984–1984)

TV-14
TV Mini-series | 402 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

Corrado Cattani is a police inspector whose life is devoted to fighting the Italian mafia (known here as "La Piovra" or "The Octopus"). Even as his family and life are being destroyed by ruthless criminals, the intrepid comissar keeps ...See moreCorrado Cattani is a police inspector whose life is devoted to fighting the Italian mafia (known here as "La Piovra" or "The Octopus"). Even as his family and life are being destroyed by ruthless criminals, the intrepid comissar keeps fighting... Written by Boris Shafir See less
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Lucio Battistrada (developed by) | Massimo De Rita (developed by)
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Updated Jul 26, 2004

Release date (First episode)
Mar 11, 1984 (Italy)
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54 cast members
Name STARmeter Episodes Known for
Michele Placido
Commissario Corrado Cattani Commissario Corrado Cattani   See fewer
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Barbara De Rossi
Contessa Raffaella 'Titti' Pecci Scialoia Contessa Raffaella 'Titti' Pecci Scialoia   See fewer
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Patricia Millardet
Magistrato Silvia Conti Magistrato Silvia Conti   See fewer
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Nicole Jamet
Else Cattani Else Cattani   See fewer
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Angelo Infanti
Sante Cirinná Sante Cirinná   See fewer
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Pino Colizzi
Nanni Santamaria Nanni Santamaria   See fewer
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6
Renato Mori
Vice-Commissario Giuseppe Altero Vice-Commissario Giuseppe Altero   See fewer
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6
Eurilla del Bono
Anna Caruso Anna Caruso   See fewer
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Cariddi McKinnon Nardulli
Paola Cattani Paola Cattani   See fewer
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6
Geoffrey Copleston
Alfredo Ravanusa Alfredo Ravanusa   See fewer
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Jacques Dacqmine
Professor Sebastiano Cannito Professor Sebastiano Cannito   See fewer
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Paul Guers
Professor Gianfranco Laudeo Professor Gianfranco Laudeo   See fewer
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Flavio Bucci
Don Manfredi Don Manfredi   See fewer
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Florinda Bolkan
Olga Camastra Olga Camastra   See fewer
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François Périer
Avvocato Terrasini Avvocato Terrasini   See fewer
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Erina Spoto
Irina, the Cattanis' housekeeper Irina, the Cattanis' housekeeper   See fewer
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Michele Abruzzo
Prosecutor Scardona Prosecutor Scardona   See fewer
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5
Luigi Atzeri
Police Officer Martini Police Officer Martini   See fewer
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Domenico Gennaro
Antonio, Cirinná's Cousin Antonio, Cirinná's Cousin   See fewer
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Giuseppe Pierini
Cirinná's Second Cousin Cirinná's Second Cousin   See fewer
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Franco Tranchina
Chief Morelli Chief Morelli   See fewer
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Alfredo Chiodi
Bodyguard #2 Bodyguard #2   See fewer
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Marcello Venditti
Bodyguard #1 Bodyguard #1   See fewer
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Massimo Bonetti
Vice-Commissario Leo De Maria Vice-Commissario Leo De Maria   See fewer
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Maria Denaro
Cirinná's Mother Cirinná's Mother   See fewer
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Simona Cavallari
Ester Rasi Ester Rasi   See fewer
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Rosangela Pagana
Rosa, Terrasini's niece Rosa, Terrasini's niece   See fewer
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Patrizia Allegra
Spilungona, Ravanusa's Daughter Spilungona, Ravanusa's Daughter   See fewer
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Marcello Perracchio
Accountant Lo Spanno Accountant Lo Spanno   See fewer
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Silvino Vaccaro
Franco Caruso, Anna's Brother Franco Caruso, Anna's Brother   See fewer
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Luigi Vallini
Santino Santino   See fewer
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Vittorio Duse
Professor Cristina Professor Cristina   See fewer
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Renato Cecchetto
Prosecutor Achille Bordonaro Prosecutor Achille Bordonaro   See fewer
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Alessandro de Fredericis
Don Garofalo Don Garofalo   See fewer
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Francesco Lauriano
Barone Platto Barone Platto   See fewer
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Pinuccia Passarello
Opera singer Opera singer   See fewer
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Alfonso Giganti
Carabinieri Captain Carabinieri Captain   See fewer
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Antonio Orlando
Police Officer Leo Settimelli Police Officer Leo Settimelli   See fewer
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Giuseppe Namio
Armando Bolla Armando Bolla   See fewer
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Mimmo Mignemi
Gaetano Mercenise Gaetano Mercenise   See fewer
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Vittorio Musy
Pharmaceutical Company Director Pharmaceutical Company Director   See fewer
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Luigi Ursi
Marchese Pecora Marchese Pecora   See fewer
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Giovanni Giancono
Public Works Contractor Public Works Contractor   See fewer
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Vittorio De Bisogno
Witness #1 Witness #1   See fewer
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Giancarlo Sacarolla
Garofalo's Lawyer Garofalo's Lawyer   See fewer
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Cesare Nizzica
Witness #2 Witness #2   See fewer
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Loris Bazzocchi
Witness #3 Witness #3   See fewer
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Susan Terry
Psychologist Psychologist   See fewer
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Armenio Marroni
Contractor Contractor   See fewer
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Nick Delon
Driver (uncredited) Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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8.7 / 10 | 2,676 votes