Verdi (1982)

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Series cast summary:
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 Giuseppe Verdi (9 episodes, 1982)
Carla Fracci ...
 Giuseppina Strepponi (9 episodes, 1982)
Giampiero Albertini ...
 Antonio Barezzi (9 episodes, 1982)
Omero Antonutti ...
 Carlo Verdi (9 episodes, 1982)
Lino Capolicchio ...
 Arrigo Boito (9 episodes, 1982)
Enzo Cerusico ...
 Emanuele Muzio (9 episodes, 1982)
Eva Christian ...
 Teresa Stolz (9 episodes, 1982)
Nino Dal Fabbro ...
 Giulio Ricordi (9 episodes, 1982)
Adriana Innocenti ...
 Maria Barezzi (9 episodes, 1982)
Agla Marsili ...
 Luisa Uttini (9 episodes, 1982)
Daria Nicolodi ...
 Margherita Barezzi (9 episodes, 1982)
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 Angelo Mariani (9 episodes, 1982)
Renzo Palmer ...
 Conte di Cavour (9 episodes, 1982)
Raimondo Penne ...
 Francesco Maria Piave (9 episodes, 1982)
Tito Schipa Jr. ...
 Franco Faccio (9 episodes, 1982)
Nanni Svampa ...
 Impresario Merelli (9 episodes, 1982)
Giorgio Trestini ...
 Solera (9 episodes, 1982)
Leopoldo Trieste ...
 Finola (9 episodes, 1982)
Milena Vukotic ...
 Clara Maffei (9 episodes, 1982)
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 Narrator in American version / ... (9 episodes, 1982)
Carlo Colombo ...
 Giovannino Barezzi (5 episodes, 1982)
Aldo Fiaccadori
(4 episodes, 1982)
Giuseppe Saracino
(4 episodes, 1982)
Elena De Maggi ...
 Anina (3 episodes, 1982)
Maria Luisa Paroni
(3 episodes, 1982)
Gianni Marzocchi ...
 La voce di Verdi è di / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Giampiero Becherelli ...
 Camillo Boito (2 episodes, 1982)
Geoffrey Copleston ...
 A critic (2 episodes, 1982)
Ugo Bologna ...
 Donizetti (2 episodes, 1982)
Maria Pia Colonnello
(2 episodes, 1982)
Lino Puglisi ...
 Roncone (2 episodes, 1982)
Angelo Scacco
(2 episodes, 1982)
Carlo Tuand
(2 episodes, 1982)
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High quality biography!
1 February 2008 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

High quality biography! A fantastic, historical, well researched super production. Castellani did a very good job on biography and cinematographic art. The casting is excellent and Ronald Pickup is perfect as Verdi. The musical selection is also superior, and the performance of the interpreters are first class. Very good and famous voices are singing its preferred parts. The operatic performances are well cut. A rich scenario and also a nice review of the theatrical background technology at Verdi's time could be seen on the sunrise in "I Lombardi", the waves and the storms in "Otello", and in waterfalls. They are superb. For Verdi lovers it's a must, but also for non initiates it will be delightful. May be Giuseppina is a little to subservient and a bit away from a real woman. Also the final scenes are a little to long. By the way, the name of the opera is Rigoletto and not Rigaletto.


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