The Assassination Of Trotsky


1h 45m 1972

Brief Synopsis

After having been forced to leave the Soviet Union 1929 Trotsky has ended up in Mexico 1940. He is still busy with the politics. Stalin has sent out an assassin, Frank Jacson. Jacson befriends a young communist and gets an invitation to Trotsky's house.

Film Details

Also Known As
Assassinat de Trotsky, L', Assassination of Trotsky, L' Assassinat de Trotsky
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Historical
Political
Thriller
Release Date
1972
Production Company
De Laurentiis Company; Valoria Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (Technicolor)

Synopsis

In 1940, Trotsky is hiding out in Mexico. A Stalinist infiltrates his presence and kills him with an ice pick.

Film Details

Also Known As
Assassinat de Trotsky, L', Assassination of Trotsky, L' Assassinat de Trotsky
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Historical
Political
Thriller
Release Date
1972
Production Company
De Laurentiis Company; Valoria Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 45m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (Technicolor)

Quotes

Trivia

One of the films included in "The Fifty Worst Films of All Time (and how they got that way)" by Harry Medved and Randy Dreyfuss.

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1972

Released in United States October 13, 1972

Shown at New York Film Festival October 13, 1972.

Released in United States 1972

Released in United States October 13, 1972 (Shown at New York Film Festival October 13, 1972.)