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George Eastman is a Actor, Scriptwriter and Producer Italien born on 16 august 1942 at Genoa (Italie)

George Eastman

George Eastman
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Birth name Luigi Montefiori
Nationality Italie
Birth 16 august 1942 (76 years) at Genoa (Italie)

George Eastman (born Luigi Montefiori; August 16, 1942) is an Italian B-movie actor and screenwriter well known for his frequent collaborations with notorious director Joe D'Amato. He is perhaps most famous for his role as the insane, cannibalistic serial killer Nikos Karamanlis in the gory 1980 horror film Anthropophagus: The Grim Reaper. He also played a similar role in its 1981 spiritual successor, Absurd. Both films were directed by D'Amato and written by Eastman.

Biography

Ayant commencé sa carrière cinématographique dans des westerns, Montefiori prit son pseudonyme américanisant George Histman, qui devint par la suite George Eastman.

Il devisnt une figure familière de la série B italienne, où il tient souvent des rôles de méchant grâce à sa haute taille et à son allure inquiétante.

Il fut un acteur récurrent dans les films de Joe D'Amato participant notamment à la période dite « érotico-exotique » du réalisateur en tant qu'acteur et que scénariste. Il tourne aux côtés d'Annj Goren, Lucía Ramírez, Mark Shannon et Dirce Funari sans, comme cette dernière, apparaître dans des scènes hardcore.

Son rôle le plus célèbre fut dans Antropophagus (1980) de D'Amato, dans lequel il joue un tueur cannibale fou, ce qui donna à Eastman le surnom de « l'homme qui se mange lui-même » (en raison d'une scène marquante du film).

À la fin des années 1980, Eastman se retira de la vie d'acteur et se concentra sur celui de scénariste, une fonction qu'il occupe toujours.

Best films

Usually with

Joe D'Amato
Joe D'Amato
(11 films)
Michele Soavi
Michele Soavi
(4 films)
Mark Shannon
Mark Shannon
(5 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of George Eastman (60 films)

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Actor

La rivincita di Natale, 1h39
Directed by Pupi Avati
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Diego Abatantuono, Gianni Cavina, Alessandro Haber, Carlo Delle Piane, George Eastman, Valentino Macchi
Roles Stefano Bertoni
Rating67% 3.3873453.3873453.3873453.3873453.387345
In Piedmont, the old friends once: Franco, Lele, Stefano and Ugo are reviewing for the Christmas holidays. Franco, who was defeated 18 years before, is now a great industrialist and film producer, and he's going to have the rematch of the game of many years ago. Initially, during the poker game, Franco loses many euros, however after a while, he takes manages to score as many points. At the end of the game his friends're leaving defeated, and Franco realizes he's left alone because of a game, because now he has lost the esteem of his dear comrades.
La rivincita di Natale
Directed by Pupi Avati
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Actors Diego Abatantuono, Gianni Cavina, Carlo Delle Piane, George Eastman, Alessandro Haber, Valentino Macchi
Roles Stefano Bertoni
Rating67% 3.388773.388773.388773.388773.38877
Franco, qui a été défait au poker 18 ans plus tôt, est aujourd'hui un grand industriel et producteur de films, et il va avoir la revanche de jeu. Au début, pendant la partie de poker, Franco perd beaucoup d'euros, mais au bout d'un moment, il réussit à marquer beaucoup de points. A la fin du match, ses amis partent vaincus et Franco se rend compte qu'il est resté seul à cause d'un jeu, car il a perdu l'estime de ses camarades.
Forza Roma
Forza Roma (1996)
, 1h22
Genres Drama
Themes Sports films, Association football films
Actors Julie Turin, Giorgio Tirabassi, Gérard Rinaldi, Carlo Monni, Mallaury Nataf, Quinto Parmeggiani
Roles Tulipano
Rating65% 3.27083.27083.27083.27083.2708
En 1942, un groupe de supporters de l'AS Rome se rend à Turin pour assister au match décisif pour le titre de champion.
The Barbarians, 1h27
Directed by Ruggero Deodato
Origin USA
Genres Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about magic and magicians
Actors Richard Lynch, Eva LaRue, Michael Berryman, George Eastman, Raffaella Baracchi, Benito Stefanelli
Roles Jacko
Rating49% 2.455032.455032.455032.455032.45503
The film is set in a heroic fantasy world. The Ragnicks, a tribe of peaceful travelling entertainers, are attacked by the evil tyrant Kadar, who takes their queen Canary hostage. Canary, however, manages to hide her magic ruby, the lucky talisman of the Ragnicks which Kadar seeks to bolster his power. Two young twins from the tribe, Kutchek and Gore, bite off two of Kadar's fingers. In retaliation, Kadar has them taken prisoner as well, but agrees to spare their lives if Canary becomes his bride.
Delirium
Delirium (1987)
, 1h45
Directed by Lamberto Bava
Origin Italie
Genres Thriller, Horror
Themes Serial killer films
Actors Serena Grandi, Daria Nicolodi, George Eastman, Capucine, Sabrina Salerno, Corrado Pani
Roles Alex
Rating57% 2.8519552.8519552.8519552.8519552.851955
A former prostitute is in charge of a successful men's magazine. An obsessed admirer systematically slaughters her models (which also increases the magazine's sales) and supplies the mistress with pictures of their disfigured corpses taken in front of her semi-nude posters visible in the background. The more he kills, the closer the killer gets to slaughtering his obsession.
Stage Fright, 1h26
Directed by Michele Soavi
Origin Italie
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Themes Films about animals, Films about cats, Films about birds, Serial killer films
Actors Barbara Cupisti, Domenico Fiore, Piero Vida, Mary Sellers, Mickey Knox, George Eastman
Roles Irving Wallace (in masked scenes only) (uncredited)
Rating67% 3.3975053.3975053.3975053.3975053.397505
The film takes place in a theater late at night as a troupe of actors are rehearsing a musical about a mass murderer known as the Night Owl. When the show's leading lady, Alicia (Cupisti), sprains her ankle, she and the wardrobe mistress, Betty (Schwerk), sneaks out of the rehearsal to go to a doctor, in which the closest medical facility is a mental hospital. The psychiatrist on duty is happy to help, but the wardrobe mistress notices a restrained patient on a bed lying in a room behind bars. The doctor tells them that it is Irving Wallace (Clain Parker), a former actor who went insane and murdered dozen of people. Unbeknownst to any of them, Wallace killed one of the attendants with a syringe and sneaked out of the asylum, hiding in the back of Betty's car.
Vendetta dal futuro, 1h34
Directed by Sergio Martino
Origin Italie
Genres Science fiction, Action
Themes Films set in the future
Actors Janet Ågren, John Saxon, Claudio Cassinelli, George Eastman, Roberto Bisacco, Darwyn Swalve
Roles Raul Morales
Rating54% 2.704932.704932.704932.704932.70493
An evil industrialist (John Saxon) has created a cyborg (Daniel Greene) who is 70% robot and 30% human.
Detective School Dropouts, 1h32
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Action
Actors Valeria Golino, Christian De Sica, George Eastman, Mario Brega, Rik Battaglia, Mickey Knox
Roles Bruno Falcone
Rating59% 2.9591152.9591152.9591152.9591152.959115
Two bumbling private detectives get themselves hired to find a missing person. They quickly find themselves in the middle of a mob war that takes place between New York City and Rome, when it turns out that the missing person is somebody the mob wants to stay missing.
Regalo di Natale, 1h41
Directed by Pupi Avati
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Jeu, Christmas films, Poker
Actors Diego Abatantuono, Gianni Cavina, Alessandro Haber, Carlo Delle Piane, George Eastman, Rossella Como
Roles Stefano
Rating76% 3.8212953.8212953.8212953.8212953.821295
The day before Christmas: a group of friends can be found, as tradition, rich in the house of one of them, for a game of poker. Each of the four men, including a mysterious lawyer, has problems in families, and trying to scrape together a Christmas game in a considerable sum in order to live better. But fate has a special plan for each day players.
King David
King David (1985)
, 1h54
Directed by Bruce Beresford
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Horror, Peplum
Themes Films about religion, Films based on the Bible, Films about Jews and Judaism
Actors Richard Gere, Edward Woodward, Alice Krige, George Eastman, Jack Klaff, Cherie Lunghi
Roles Goliath
Rating52% 2.604972.604972.604972.604972.60497
The film follows the life of David, drawing mainly from biblical accounts, like I and II Samuel, I Chronicles, and the Psalms of David.
2019, After the Fall of New York, 1h31
Directed by Sergio Martino
Origin Italie
Genres Science fiction, Action, Horror
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films
Actors Michael Sopkiw, Valentine Monnier, George Eastman, Anna Kanakis, Romano Puppo, Edmund Purdom
Roles Big Ape
Rating56% 2.849932.849932.849932.849932.84993
In 2019 the world is devastated by an infection that prevents men from procreating. A group of survivors find that in New York there is a community of humans who for some reason has remained immune to contamination. So the soldier Parsifal is sent on a reconnaissance to send out the mission of saving the entire human race.
Endgame
Endgame (1983)
, 1h38
Directed by Joe D'Amato, Michele Soavi
Genres Science fiction, Action
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films
Actors Al Cliver, Laura Gemser, Jack Davis, George Eastman, Gabriele Tinti, Gordon Mitchell
Roles Kurt Karnak
Rating53% 2.6597452.6597452.6597452.6597452.659745
In the year 2025, a nuclear holocaust has left New York City an irradiated, but not abandoned, wasteland. The ruined city is inhabited now by scavenger packs and telepathic mutants, who are persecuted by the elite survivors. Keeping the people pacified is the reality television program Endgame, where hunters and gladiators fight to the death.
The New Barbarians, 1h34
Directed by Enzo G. Castellari
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films
Actors Fred Williamson, Venantino Venantini, Ennio Girolami, Anna Kanakis, Zora Kerova, George Eastman
Roles One
Rating46% 2.305592.305592.305592.305592.30559
In the year 2019, after a nuclear war, humanity is reduced to a few starving groups. A ruthless gang called "The Templars" constantly raid settlers in an attempt to exterminate everyone in order to purge the Earth. A former Templar, Scorpion, along with his allies, prevents a small band of religious colonists from being massacred by the Templars.
1990: The Bronx Warriors, 1h30
Directed by Enzo G. Castellari
Origin Italie
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films
Actors Vic Morrow, Christopher Connelly, Fred Williamson, Ennio Girolami, George Eastman, Joshua Sinclair
Roles Golan
Rating53% 2.6504652.6504652.6504652.6504652.650465
Anne (Stefania Girolami) is the 17-year-old heiress to the arms manufacturing giant, The Manhattan Corporation. Unable to face her guilt over inheriting a morally questionable company when she turns 18, Anne runs away into the lawless wasteland of New York’s Bronx. According to the film publicity: