Saverio Barone, a young, ambitious and unscrupulous prosecutor, is going through an important life-shaping event: he has just become a member of the anti-mafia pool. The main objective of this recently created task force is to hunt down and capture the most dangerous mafia bosses. The pool has its headquarters in Palermo‘s Hall of Justice, where Saverio is about to enter for the first time. The same day, the two mafia bosses Leoluca Bagarella and Giovanni Brusca kidnap little Giuseppe Di Matteo, the son of a Mafioso who is collaborating with the law, revealing important Cupola secrets. This dramatic coincidence signals the beginning of an obsession that will torment Saverio‘s whole life: to bring that boy back home safely. After the landmark trial of 1987 that saw prosecuting magistrates Giovanni Falcone and Paolo Borsellino bring 360 mafiosi to justice, the Cosa Nostra counter-attacks. Italy explodes, and the sky turns black.
Palermo, 1993. After decades of bloodshed and government officials mostly treading the water with street-level arrests, it is time to go after the bosses. Palermo's streets are soaked in blood as a war between the mafia and the state claims the life of criminals as well as the innocent. Two rivaling bosses are fighting for dominance while facing the now rising pressure of the law. In the eye of this storm is Saverio Barone, a young and ambitious provincial prosecutor who has the guts to stand up for what's right. When he dares to report his own boss, most of his colleagues disapprove. The chief of Palermo's Antimafia Pool though takes notice and appoints him to his unit. Barone is uniquely equipped for the job, with a distinct set of skills that will make him go down in history as "The Hunter;" and thanks to a succession of brilliant hunches, spectacular raids and front-page arrests, three hundred Mafiosi will be taken into custody. This is the incredible and untold story of the "...
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Cacciatore - The Hunter Airs: Wednesday
Cacciatore - The Hunter Status: Break
CACCIATORE - THE HUNTER - General Information
Series Premiere: March 14, 2018 Classification: Scripted Genre: Action | Crime | Drama | History | Thriller Network: Rai 2 Airs: Wednesday at 12:00 am Runtime: 60 Minutes
CACCIATORE - THE HUNTER - Season 1 -- 12 Episodes
1x1 -- Mar 14, 2018 -- Nel bosco 1x2 -- Mar 14, 2018 -- Fuoco amico 1x3 -- Mar 21, 2018 -- Un P.M. da marciapiede 1x4 -- Mar 21, 2018 -- Un giorno perfetto 1x5 -- Mar 28, 2018 -- Idi di marzo 1x6 -- Mar 28, 2018 -- Famiglia 1x7 -- Apr 04, 2018 -- Cacciatori 1x8 -- Apr 04, 2018 -- Eredità 1x9 -- Apr 11, 2018 -- La tana del bianconiglio 1x10 -- Apr 11, 2018 -- Bersagli 1x11 -- Apr 18, 2018 -- Freaks 1x12 -- Apr 25, 2018 -- Sì, lo voglio
CACCIATORE - THE HUNTER - Season 2 -- 8 Episodes
2x1 -- Feb 19, 2020 -- Fino a che non moriamo 2x2 -- Feb 19, 2020 -- Resistere 2x3 -- Feb 28, 2020 -- Venti febbraio 2x4 -- Feb 28, 2020 -- Terra bruciata 2x5 -- Mar 04, 2020 -- Non me ne sono mai andato 2x6 -- Mar 04, 2020 -- Diciannove e cinquanta 2x7 -- Mar 11, 2020 -- L'anno del dragone 2x8 -- Mar 11, 2020 -- Un tesoro