AKA: The Smuggler, The Naples Connections
Psychotic playboy mafioso Perlante and associate
Trivia, fun facts and more for the 1980 Thriller
movie starring Fabio Testi, Ivana Monti, Guido Alberti et al.
The physician who patches up Luca Di Angelo after taking a bullet also featured performing an autopsy in "The New York Ripper
Italian title for the film is Luca il Contrabbandiere. It was released in the UK as The Naples Connection and is also known as The Smuggler.
The shooting titles for the film were Mean Blood, Vicious & Il Contrabbandiere
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Director/scriptwriter Lucio Fulci
turns up uncredited as Don Morrone's assassin with a machine gun.
Contraband is not available in the US or UK on DVD. A DVD is available though from Japan Shock Video & Distribution. It's a PAL All region DVD titled The Smuggler and is an excellent widescreen print.