movietime - classicCLASSIC / PROD: 1961 / R.TIME: 100 ' / black-white


Pier Paolo Pasolini


Franco Citti - Silvana Corsini - A. Asti - P. Guidi


Italian, English, French, Spanish, German


Called the "Sponger" a young man of the poor outskirts lives exploiting a prostitute. When she ends up in jail he needs a fast replacement... and pushes a young and naive girl into the sidewalk. It is soon true love between the two and Sponger, not accustomed to work, seeks easy money for his new life Accused by his former protegee, he is caught red-handed... A short struggle with the police, a fast motocycle ride and...