|Original Title:||Cruel Peter|
|Director:||Christian Bisceglia, Ascanio Malgarini|
|Cast:||Norman Nash: Henry Douthwaite; Liz Nash: Zoe Nochi; Bianca: Caterina Greco; Peter Hoffmann: Aran Alexander Bevan; zia Emma: Aurora Quattrocchi; tenente Calarco: Claudio Castrogiovanni; Alfredo: Christian Roberto|
|Location:||Città e dintorni Messina (ME)|
It is Christmas 1908 in Messina, one of the richest merchant cities of the Mediterranean. Peter, the 13 year-old son of a rich English family is notorious for his cruelty to children, animals and servants. One night he is ambushed and wakes up in a coffin underground in the city’s Gothic cemetery, buried in retaliation for his callousness by a servant boy from his mother’s estate. When a powerful earthquake razes Messina to the ground, Peter is trapped and his whereabouts are forgotten. Until a century later an English archaeologist and his daughter arrive in the city...