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The Pool Hustlers (1983)

Io, Chiara e lo scuro (original title)
Francesco, nicknamed 'Toscano', is a very good pool player but he never wins when he plays for money. He meets Chiara, a saxophone player, on a late night bus by swapping his case ... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
Francesco Nuti ...
Francesco 'Toscano'
Giuliana de Sio ...
Chiara
Marcello Lotti ...
Scuro
Antonio Petrocelli ...
Mancino
Novello Novelli ...
Merlo (as Novellantonio Novelli)
Renato Cecchetto ...
Giovanni
Claudio Casale
Carlo Neri
Claudio Spadaro
Stefano Cuneo
Pierangelo Pozzato ...
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Francesco, nicknamed 'Toscano', is a very good pool player but he never wins when he plays for money. He meets Chiara, a saxophone player, on a late night bus by swapping his case containing the cue with her one, containing the sax. The two fall in love, but in the meantime Francesco loses a big amount of money playing versus 'Scuro', the long-time Italian champion. His only chance to pay the debt is to win the Italian Championships. Written by Alessio F. Bragadini <alessio@dsnet.it>

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