GenreBiography, Drama Initial releaseOctober 1, 1999 (Italy) Music directorPino Donaggio
WriterSilvia Tortora (story), Maurizio Zaccaro, Umberto Contarello ScreenplayMaurizio Zaccaro, Umberto Contarello CastMichele Placido (Enzo Tortora), Stefano Accorsi (Raffaele della Valle (avvocato)), Giovanna Mezzogiorno (Silvia Tortora), Mariangela Melato (Anna Tortora), Leo Gullotta (Giovanni Pandico), Mariano Rigillo (Antonio Fontana (giudice)) Similar moviesMariangela Melato appears in A Respectable Man and Caro Michele
A Respectable Man (Italian: Un uomo perbene) is a 1999 Italian drama film written and directed by Maurizio Zaccaro. It depicts the judicial case of television presenter Enzo Tortora, who was falsely accused by several pentiti to be a camorra man and who died of cancer a short time after being acquitted. For his performance Leo Gullotta won the David di Donatello for best supporting actor.