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The Treasure of San Gennaro (1966)

Operazione San Gennaro (original title)
An American gangster in Italy enlists a local gang to help him steal the treasure of Naples' patron saint.

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Armandino Girasole
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Maggie
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Jack
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Concettina
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Don Vincenzo
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Sciascillo
Frank Wolff ...
Joe
Ugo Fangareggi ...
Agonia
Dante Maggio ...
Il capitano
Giovanni Drudi ...
Il cardinale
Pinuccio Ardia ...
Il barone
Vittoria Crispo ...
Mamma assunta
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Gaetano
Jean Louis
Giovanni Ivan Scratuglia
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An American gangster in Italy enlists a local gang to help him steal the treasure of Naples' patron saint.

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26 February 1968 (USA)  »

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Mamma assunta: Your mother was Austrian, and a whore as well!
Sciascillo: Mine too.
Armandino Girasole: Your mother was an Austrian?
Sciascillo: No, a whore.
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Naples at its best
15 January 2005 | by (chienolandia) – See all my reviews

In the greatest city of the world someone wants to steal the San Gennaro's treasure. Dudu (Nino Manfredi) boss of "La Sanità" (a popular quarter of Naples) is taking time to make the right choice: can they succeed? is it really a great occasion? will San Gennaro be happy? The comedy let us understand lot of things about the city of Naples and its habits: superstitious practices, amazing people (like "the baron": the only man who has the heart on the right) and their passion for music (the Festival of Neapolitan song, and the great singer Sergio Bruni, he always wants to be the last to sing)... And TOTO', playing the role of DON VINCENZO IL FENOMENO: a genius.


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