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I Am Afraid (1977)

Io ho paura (original title)
Journey into the fears of the escort agent Graziano, guilty of knowing too much.

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Brigadiere Ludovico Graziano
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Judge Cancedda
Mario Adorf ...
Judge Moser
Angelica Ippolito ...
Gloria
Paola Arduini ...
Irma Caterini
Giorgio Cerioni ...
Major Masseria
Bruno Corazzari ...
La Rosa
Laura De Marchi ...
Elsa Meroni
Aldo Farina
Giuseppe Fazio ...
Pastorino
Paolo Malco ...
Caligari
Raffaele Di Mario ...
Colonel Ruiz
Joe Sentieri ...
Tognon (as Rino Sentieri)
Laura Trotter ...
The self - styled Fiancée of Lunardi
Aldo Valletti ...
The Prison Governor
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Journey into the fears of the escort agent Graziano, guilty of knowing too much.

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6 October 1977 (Italy)  »

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Classy, adult thriller from the vastly underrated auteur, Damiano Damiani
24 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

Classy, adult thriller from the vastly underrated auteur, Damiano Damiani, whose output of gialli/poliziotteschi tends to deal with character and moral complexities, rather than more immediate haymaker thrills an' spills. Shop-worn Bodyguard, Ludovico Graziano (played to perfection by the enormously talented actor, Giani Maria Volante) gradually finds his life spiraling into ever murkier, dangerous waters after accepting the far from routine position of bodyguard to Judge Cancedda; the internecine, political squabbles eventually escalate to life threatening dread where Graziano is forced to confront a terrifying reality.


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