A peasant saves money so as to send his son to university. The youngster takes a degree in law and opens a lawyer’s office. But he leads a dissolute life and soon drags the whole family to ruin, even getting involved in a murder. In the end he repents and agrees to return to his native village for ever.
Nico Pepe, Marisa Merlini, Nino Marchesini, Gabriele Ferzetti
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