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Uno sceriffo extraterrestre... poco extra e molto terrestre (1979)

A young humanoid alien who gets stranded on earth hooks up with a grizzled old sheriff in a western town and tries to help him solve a tough case, but the sheriff doesn't want any help from a "kid."

Director:

Michele Lupo
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bud Spencer ... Sheriff Hall
Raimund Harmstorf ... Capt. Briggs
Cary Guffey ... H7-25
Joe Bugner ... Brennan
Carlo Reali Carlo Reali ... Lt. Turner
Luigi Bonos ... Deputy Allen (as Gigi Bonos)
Harold E. Finch ... Air Force General
Dino Emanuelli
Giancarlo Bastianoni Giancarlo Bastianoni ... Airman
Giovanni Cianfriglia Giovanni Cianfriglia ... Airman
Ottaviano Dell'Acqua ... Airman
Roberto Dell'Acqua Roberto Dell'Acqua ... Fireman
Vincenzo Maggio Vincenzo Maggio ... Airman
Riccardo Pizzuti ... Airman
Claudio Ruffini Claudio Ruffini ... Airman
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A young humanoid alien who gets stranded on earth hooks up with a grizzled old sheriff in a western town and tries to help him solve a tough case, but the sheriff doesn't want any help from a "kid."

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Trivia

The English name for this movie is "The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid". See more »

Goofs

During the supermarket fight scene bottles of water and cans of Coke are clearly empty. See more »

Alternate Versions

The German DVD re-release from 3L features a shorter (ca. 50 seconds) version than the original release from e-m-s. The reason for this is that the cut re-release was based on an Italian master whereas the original uncut release was based on a German master (this also explains the language differences in the credits). See more »

Connections

Referenced in Freak Out (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Tonight Tonight
(uncredited)
Performed by Crystal Bird
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Old Time favorite
13 March 2005 | by Duke_RendarSee all my reviews

This Movie has been a favorite of mine ever since I was a Kid. I recently got it on DVD (after losing the copy I had on tape 13 years ago) and it felt like being reunited with an old that hasn't been seen in over a decade. one of my favorite parts is when the Sheriff is fighting the Coast Guard guys in the supermarket (do they even call it that anymore?). I also like the music from the movie as a matter of fact I managed to find one of the songs and downloaded it. I don't know if anyone else has seen this but I think if anybody is looking for a classic comedy I would recommend that the checkout this movie even though it is an old movie.


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Details

Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian | English

Release Date:

10 August 1979 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

The Sheriff and the Satellite Kid See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Leone Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color | Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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