The Traitor is a 2019 internationally co-produced biographical drama film co-written and directed by Marco Bellocchio, about the life of Tommaso Buscetta, the first Sicilian Mafia boss turned pentito.
Pierfrancesco Favino stars as Buscetta, alongside Maria Fernanda Cândido, Fabrizio Ferracane, Fausto Russo Alesi and Luigi Lo Cascio. It was selected to compete for the Palme d’Or at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival.
The real-life of Tommaso Buscetta the so-called “boss of the two worlds”, first mafia informant in Sicily 1980’s.
On review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, the film holds an approval rating of 76% based on 17 reviews, with an average rating of 6.25/10. Metacritic, which uses a weighted average, assigned the film a score of 57 out of 100, based on 7 critics, indicating mixed or average reviews.This movie to be released on 27th NOV 2019 in USA.