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The Grey Mice

Original title
I topi grigi
Running time
320 min.
Italy Italy
Emilio Ghione, Pio Vanzi
Cesare Cavagna (B&W)
Mystery | Silent Film. Crime. Cop Movies
Synopsis / Plot
Za la Mort has retired to the countryside on the outskirts of Paris, together with Za la Vie and the elderly Aunt Camilla. One day he notices several men manhandling a young boy dressed in rags; he goes to his aid and invites him home. The boy says that his name is Leo and that he was kidnapped as a child but that he doesn’t remember anything else about his past: the truth about his origins is hidden in a mysterious black envelope. Za recognises the handiwork of the Grey Rats, a band of thieves led by Grigione, and sets in motion a plan to recover the envelope...
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