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The Payoff (1978)
"La mazzetta" (original title)

 -  Comedy  -  17 March 1978 (Italy)
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Sasà Iovine
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Il commissario Assenza
Paolo Stoppa ...
don Michele Miletti
Marisa Laurito ...
Luisella
Imma Piro ...
Giulia Miletti
Gennaro Di Napoli ...
Marisa Merlini ...
Elena Miletti
Salvatore Borghese
Giovanni Borgese
Benito Stefanelli
Giacomo Furia
Lilly Furia
Pietro De Vico
Nino Vingelli
Max Turilli ...
(as Marcello Turilli)
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