Enzo, a lonely and misanthropic small time crook, uses the superpowers gained after falling in the Tiber river to chase down a crazy gangster called "The gypsy".

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Gabriele Mainetti

Writers:

Nicola Guaglianone (story), Nicola Guaglianone (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Claudio Santamaria ... Enzo Ceccotti
Luca Marinelli ... Zingaro
Ilenia Pastorelli Ilenia Pastorelli ... Alessia
Stefano Ambrogi Stefano Ambrogi ... Sergio
Maurizio Tesei Maurizio Tesei ... Biondo
Francesco Formichetti Francesco Formichetti ... Sperma
Daniele Trombetti Daniele Trombetti ... Tazzina
Joel Sy Joel Sy ... Claudietto
Gianluca Di Gennaro ... Antonio
Salvatore Esposito ... Vincenzo
Antonia Truppo Antonia Truppo ... Nunzia
Juana Jimenez Juana Jimenez ... Marcellone
Tommaso Di Carlo Tommaso Di Carlo ... Efeso
Giampaolo Crescenzio Giampaolo Crescenzio ... Pinocchio
Tamken Abdulaziz Tamken Abdulaziz ... Corriere #1
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The film is a strange and anti-hero transposition of a very popular animated manga cartoon in the 80's called Steel Jeeg. Here, a young outlaw (Enzo) is somehow affected by radioactive waste in the Tiber waters in Rome. He subsequently finds out he has gained super powers and interprets them as a reward for never having managed to enter the criminal world that counts. The inside joke reveals itself when Enzo meets Alessia, who believes the charming hero is the personification of the hero in the cartoon she used to watch.

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Action | Drama | Sci-Fi

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Italian censorship visa # 110296 delivered on 10 December 2015. See more »

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Non sono una signora
Written by Ivano Fossati
Written by Ivano Fossati
Sung by Stefania Caracciolo
Keyboard: Fabrizio Cesare
Guitar: Alfredo Bochicchio
Saxophone: Angelo Trane
Bass: Pierpaolo Ranieri
Drums: Luca Trolli
Courtesy of FM record Music
Original song courtesy of Warner Chappell Music Italiana/Sugarmusic
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Great film
28 November 2020 | by calicut110See all my reviews

Really nice movie. Great acting, good action, character development. The villain is basically an Italian Joker, he's terrifying! I would recommend this to anyone that likes good action and anti hero movies.


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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

25 February 2016 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

They Call Me Jeeg Robot See more »

Filming Locations:

Rome, Lazio, Italy See more »

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Budget:

EUR1,700,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,973,344
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2.35 : 1
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