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Marrakech Express (1989)

Spanish girl Teresa comes to Milan to meet Ponchia, Marco, Paolino and Cedro who have not seen each other for years: her man, their old friend Rudy, is in jail in Marrakech and needs help ... See full summary »

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Umberto Contarello (story), Carlo Mazzacurati (story) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Diego Abatantuono Diego Abatantuono ... Ponchia
Fabrizio Bentivoglio ... Marco
Cristina Marsillach ... Teresa
Giuseppe Cederna ... Paolino
Gigio Alberti Gigio Alberti ... Cedro
Massimo Venturiello Massimo Venturiello ... Rudy
Corinna Agustoni Corinna Agustoni
Antonio Carlucci Antonio Carlucci
Francesco Paganini Francesco Paganini
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ugo Conti Ugo Conti ... Salvatore
Hassan Koubba ... Said
Francesca Paganini Francesca Paganini
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Storyline

Spanish girl Teresa comes to Milan to meet Ponchia, Marco, Paolino and Cedro who have not seen each other for years: her man, their old friend Rudy, is in jail in Marrakech and needs help and money. The five decide to go to Morocco by car to get him out of trouble. Written by Alessio F. Bragadini <alessio@dsnet.it>

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Genres:

Adventure | Comedy

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian | French | Spanish | Arabic

Release Date:

30 April 1989 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Марракеш экспресс See more »

Filming Locations:

Almería, Andalucía, Spain See more »

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Color:

Color (Telecolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Shadows of the dunes when the rescue team is about to die. See more »

Connections

References A Fistful of Dollars (1964) See more »

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L'anno che verrà
Written and Performed by Lucio Dalla
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A wonder picture about man's friendship
25 March 2002 | by francescoilariaSee all my reviews

A group of (four) old friends have to help one of them which, run away in marrakech many years before, sent them a mysterious message. Since they were friends, four man's stories are changed and they are forced to start to Africa. But while journey they discover that friendship maybe is still alive and it is better than money, education, career. The soccer match that friends play against desert nomads is unforgettable. A surprise with sweet sadness for the final.


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