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The Blue-Eyed Bandit (1980)

Il bandito dagli occhi azzurri (original title)
An office employee, pretending to be weak and crippled, reveals himself as a ruthless criminal.

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Alfredo Giannetti
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Cast

Credited cast:
Franco Nero ... Renzo Dominici
Dalila Di Lazzaro ... Stella
Carlos de Carvalho Carlos de Carvalho ... The police Commissioner
Pier Francesco Poggi Pier Francesco Poggi ... Stella's Lover
Luigi Montini Luigi Montini ... Brigadiere Mannella
Sergio Tabor Sergio Tabor ... Palamitessa - the canteen head
Paolo Maria Scalondro ... Policeman
Jole Fierro Jole Fierro ... Dominici's Mother
Fabrizio Bentivoglio ... Riccardo - aka Rick
Franco Javarone Franco Javarone ... The Watchman (as Giovanni Javarone)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mickey Knox ... De Biase - Dominici's head
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An office employee, pretending to be weak and crippled, reveals himself as a ruthless criminal.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

7 August 1980 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Blue-Eyed Bandit See more »

Filming Locations:

Genoa, Liguria, Italy

Company Credits

Production Co:

Tei Film International See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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A well-made crime thriller with plenty of plot twists.
18 October 1998 | by Junkie-6See all my reviews

Excellent delitto thriller starring Franco Nero as a middle-aged, brown-eyed cripple who works as an accountant for a bank. Little do his employers realize it's a disguise that he has perfected so that he can rob them blind and in the process flashing his natural blue eyes to throw them off the track. Unfortunately for him his plan isn't quite perfect and suddenly several people start to catch on. Very well executed plot twists with Nero turning in a top-notch performance.


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