Big Guns (1973)

Director
Duccio Tessari

Main cast
Alain Delon; Roger Hanin; Richard Conte; Carla Gravina; Marc Porel

Genres
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Description
A mob hitman wants to retire, but his bosses don't think that's a good idea. Complications--and many bloody shootouts-ensue.


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