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The Rover (1967)
"L'avventuriero" (original title)

 -  War | Drama  -  1971 (USA)
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A former counterrevolutionary pirate befriends a mentally ill young woman and this in turn leads to tragedy when she falls in love with a French naval officer.

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Aunt Caterina
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Real
Ivo Garrani ...
Scevola
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Dussard
Luciano Rossi ...
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Mirko Valentin ...
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Giovanni Di Benedetto ...
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Captain Vincent
Franco Giornelli ...
Simmons
Franco Fantasia ...
French Admiral
Fabrizio Jovine ...
Archives Officer
John Lane ...
Captain of the Port
Vittorio Venturoli ...
French Officer
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A former counterrevolutionary pirate befriends a mentally ill young woman and this in turn leads to tragedy when she falls in love with a French naval officer.

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Shot in 1966 and released in Italy in 1967, the production was considered unreleasable in the United States. It was eventually given a limited release by Cinerama in 1971 but faded quickly. See more »

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Forget it
18 July 1999 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

Anthony Quinn is ready and able, but he has nothing to do in THE ROVER, an alternately boring and confusing adaptation of the novel. You won't care what happens to him or anyone else in the movie. Movie has a beautiful score by Ennio Morricone, but it seems to have been made for a totally different movie, with the music frequently inappropriate for the scenes it plays in


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