SALÒ O LE CENTOVENTI GIORNATE DI SODOMA (1975)

Pasolini’s controversial adaptation of the Marquis de Sade’s novel, relocated to Mussolini’s fascist republic.

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  • SALÒ 120 DAYS OF SODOM Alternative
  • SALO O LE 120 GIORNATE DI SODOMA Alternative
  • SALO OR THE 120 DAYS OF SODOM Alternative
  • SALÒ OU LES 120 JOURNÉES DE SODOME Alternative
  • SALÒ Alternative
  • PASOLINI'S 120 DAYS OF SODOM Alternative

Introduction

Pasolini’s final work, a controversial transposition of de Sade’s novel to Mussolini’s fascist republic of 1944, may prove too strong for some, with its explicit scenes of the humiliation and torture of young men and women by a group of wealthy, sadistic libertines.

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