The BEST Episodes of Romanzo Criminale

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 24, 2019

A criminal known as Lebanese has a dream: to conquer the underworld of Rome. To carry out this feat without precedent he puts together a ruthless and highly organized gang. Their progress and changes in leadership take place over twenty-five years, from the 1970's into the '90's, and are inseparably intertwined with the dark history of modern Italy: terrorism, kidnappings and corruption at the highest levels of government.

Episode 10

#1 - Episode 10

Season 2 - Episode 10

The gang are freed from prison and some members have a few scores to settle. Freddo avenges the death of his brother while Dandi makes new enemies.

star 8.67
51 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 12

#2 - Episode 12

Season 1 - Episode 12

Lebanese's drug use and paranoia spirals out of control as Ice turns his back on the criminal underworld and looks to make a fresh start abroad with his girlfriend Roberta

star 8.34
57 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 4

#3 - Episode 4

Season 2 - Episode 4

The gang continue their power struggle with the Sardinians who control Rome's supply of drugs. But a dramatic shooting could change the city's criminal landscape forever.

star 8.22
46 votes
Directors: Stefano Sollima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 2

#4 - Episode 2

Season 2 - Episode 2

Roberta and Freddo's relationship is in crisis whilst the gang face a territorial tussle for the control of drugs in Rome - a battle that results in bloodshed.

star 8.12
48 votes
Directors: Stefano Sollima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 9

#5 - Episode 9

Season 2 - Episode 9

Sorcio snitches on the gang, landing them in prison. As they await sentencing, Dandi and Freddo each hatch plans to ensure they won't spend their lives behind bars.

star 8.12
49 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 5

#6 - Episode 5

Season 2 - Episode 5

Amid the celebrations following Italy's 1982 World Cup win, Inspector Scialoja uncovers a weapons stash. Meanwhile the gang are made an offer they can't refuse.

star 8.06
52 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 6

#7 - Episode 6

Season 2 - Episode 6

In a desperate attempt to reduce his prison sentence for avenging Libano's death, Bufalo pleads insanity. Meanwhile, Patrizia makes Dandi an offer he can't refuse.

star 8.02
47 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 7

#8 - Episode 7

Season 2 - Episode 7

Scialoja is devastated by the news that Patrizia is to marry Dandi. Meanwhile, Freddo finds out who killed Libano and ensures that justice is served.

star 8.02
48 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 1

#9 - Episode 1

Season 2 - Episode 1

Struggling to come to terms with their leader's shocking murder, that gang's fortunes take a dramatic turn.

star 8.02
52 votes
Directors: Stefano Sollima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 7

#10 - Episode 7

Season 1 - Episode 7

Free from prison, Lebanese and his gang set about taking down rival gangster Terrible. Meanwhile, hunted by Scialoja, Dandi goes into hiding after brutally assaulting a man

star 8.02
52 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 6

#11 - Episode 6

Season 1 - Episode 6

The gang are sent to jail and soon find themselves surrounded by enemies. Meanwhile, Commissioner Scialoja uncovers solid evidence linking them to the murder of the Baron

star 7.91
55 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 11

#12 - Episode 11

Season 1 - Episode 11

The body count increases as the nephew of the gang's former associate Puma is brutally murdered in broad daylight. Meanwhile, gang leader Lebano grows ever more paranoid

star 7.85
53 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 5

#13 - Episode 5

Season 1 - Episode 5

As the gang's influence over Rome increases, they become entangled in the kidnapping of Aldo Moro, the president of the Italian Christian Democratic Party.

star 7.82
57 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 1

#14 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1

Rome, in the 70s. The Lebanese, a young criminal, and his band of small strikes, composed of Dandy, and Buffalo Wire, do 400 rounds. Terrible, the sponsor of the capital, feels the threat of these rivals in the making. For his next move, the band plans to remove the Lebanese wealthy baron Rosellini to ransom. To achieve its ends, she joins forces with the gang of Refrigeration, another kingpin of Rome. The coalition is tense but the new clan is ambitious. Inspector Nicola Scialoja, a young policeman and evil, takes matters in hand ...

star 7.74
90 votes
Directors: Stefano Sollima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 9

#15 - Episode 9

Season 1 - Episode 9

As Ice retreats to the countryside, Lebano blackmails a cop to help the gang with a lucrative drugs raid. Meanwhile, Inspector Scialoja starts to lose his grip on the case

star 7.74
58 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 3

#16 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3

The gang clash with Rome's biggest crime bosses when they try to take control of the city's drug trade, while Scialoja hunts for evidence to use against Lebanese and his friends.

star 7.71
62 votes
Directors: Stefano Sollima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 4

#17 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4

With the final area of Rome within their grasp, the gang plan to overthrow a stubborn old gangster who will stop at nothing to retain his position as head of the Centocello drug trade

star 7.70
60 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 2

#18 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2

Commissioner Scialoja makes a breakthrough in the Remo Gemito murder investigation when an eyewitness comes forward, and while Gigio is languishing in prison he receives an unwanted visit from Gemito's friend

star 7.68
71 votes
Directors: Stefano Sollima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 8

#19 - Episode 8

Season 1 - Episode 8

Lebanese and his gang expand their influence over Rome's criminal underworld by wiping out one of their biggest rivals. But the determined Inspector Scialoja is closing in

star 7.60
53 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 3

#20 - Episode 3

Season 2 - Episode 3

There's a triator in their midst and the gang is in disarray. Bufalo and Dandi are at each other's throats and the threat of violence escalates out of control.

star 7.45
45 votes
Directors: Stefano Sollima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 8

#21 - Episode 8

Season 2 - Episode 8

Freddo joins allies Bufalo and Ricotta in jail following the attempted murder of Sorcio. Meanwhile, Dandi and Patrizia's relationship deteriorates.

star 7.30
4 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo
Episode 10

#22 - Episode 10

Season 1 - Episode 10

Lebanese, Dandi and Fierolocchio are thrown in jail, leaving Ice to figure out who the rat is. As Bufalo self-destructs, rumours circulate that the gang is falling apart

star 7.22
51 votes
Directors: Stefano Solima
Writers: Giancarlo De Cataldo