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Hot Stuff (1976)

Paura in città (original title)
| Drama | 1976 (Italy)
A cop pursues the Mob for revenge as well as personal honor.

Director:

Giuseppe Rosati

Writers:

Giuseppe Pulieri (screenplay), Giuseppe Pulieri (story) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Maurizio Merli ... Murri
James Mason ... Prosecutor
Raymond Pellegrin ... Lettieri
Silvia Dionisio ... Laura Masoni
Fausto Tozzi ... Esposito
Gianfilippo Carcano Gianfilippo Carcano ... Don Saverio
Giovanni Elsner Giovanni Elsner
Mario Novelli ... Bankrobber
Franco Ressel ... Lo Cascio
Liana Trouche Liana Trouche ... (as Liana Trouchè)
Cyril Cusack ... Giacomo Masoni
Loris Bazzocchi Loris Bazzocchi
Tino Bianchi Tino Bianchi
Liana Sagrillo Liana Sagrillo
Antonio Maimone Antonio Maimone
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Storyline

A cop pursues the Mob for revenge as well as personal honor.

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Drama

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

1976 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Hot Stuff See more »

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Production Co:

Triomphe Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Quality Merli film
30 April 2008 | by ckyjacksonSee all my reviews

Maurizio Merli turns in his standard hard-nosed/violent cop routine in this one.

The score is solid, story is easy to follow and there's a fantastic motorcycle chase toward the end.

It's not quite as good as Convoy Busters or High Crimes but you're better off watching this than something like Cannibal Holocaust.

Merli is no Franco Nero but his not-so-subtle acting is more than made up with his charm and delightful mustache.

Not sure if this is part of the 'A Mano Armata' series but it certainly could be.

If you're a fan of the Polizio genre this one should sate your appetite.


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