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The Octopus


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 fighting…

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The writers pull no punches, so if you like your drama gritty and realistic, this series will fit the bill. The story is riveting, the casting is impeccable, and the series was a major ratings success throughout Europe and internationally when it first aired.” – Italian Legacy


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