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Flatfoot in Africa (1978)
"Piedone l'africano" (original title)

 -  Action | Comedy | Crime  -  22 March 1978 (Italy)
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Commissary Rizzo in Napoli gets a message from a policeman from South Africa who wants to meet him. Immediatlz before this meeting the south African policeman is killed. Dying he shows ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Insp. 'Flatfoot' Rizzo
Enzo Cannavale ...
Werner Pochath ...
Spiros (as Werner Pochat)
Joe Stewardson ...
Klein Smollet
Carel Trichardt ...
Captain Müller
Desmond Thompson ...
John Desmond - Commissioner of Police
Baldwyn Dakile ...
Bodo (as Bodo)
Dagmar Lassander ...
Margie Conners
Antonio Allocca
Giancarlo Bastianoni ...
Smollet's Henchman
Franco Cirino
Giorgio Cerioni
Ester Carloni
Rita Ehlers
Carlo Reali ...
Edmonds' assistant
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Commissary Rizzo in Napoli gets a message from a policeman from South Africa who wants to meet him. Immediatlz before this meeting the south African policeman is killed. Dying he shows Rizzo a picture of his little son Bodo. Riyyo travels to Johannesburg to find out what the policeman was working on and to find Bodo. Written by Wolfgang Klimt <wolfii@leo.org>

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Pure entertainment.
9 September 2002 | by (Brunico, Italy) – See all my reviews

Even if you like Bud Spencer movies, then "Piedone l'africano" and "Piedone in Egitto" will be a revelation: Bud, this fist-fighting bear, can also act, if the script and the director will leave him to. Seriously: Both movies contain *plot* and are not shot for the mere fist fighting scenes that make Bud Spencer so popular. They contain also a very intriguing score. Watch it, it's a must!


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