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Rossano Brazzi is a Actor, Director and Writer Italien born on 18 september 1916 at Bologna (Italie)

Rossano Brazzi

Rossano Brazzi
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Nationality Italie
Birth 18 september 1916 at Bologna (Italie)
Death 24 december 1994 (at 78 years) at Rome (Italie)

Rossano Brazzi (18 September 1916 – 24 December 1994) was an Italian actor.

Biography

Brazzi was born in Bologna to Adelmo and Maria (née Ghedini) Brazzi. He attended San Marco University in Florence, Italy, where he was raised from the age of four. He made his film debut in 1939.

He was propelled to international fame with his role in the English-language film Three Coins in the Fountain (1954), followed by the leading male role in David Lean's Summertime (1955), opposite Katharine Hepburn. In 1958, he played the lead as Frenchman Emile De Becque in the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical South Pacific. His other notable English-language films include The Barefoot Contessa (1954), The Story of Esther Costello (1957), Count Your Blessings (1959),The Light in the Piazza (1962), and The Italian Job (1969).

Best films

The Barefoot Contessa (1954)
(Actor)
Three Coins in the Fountain (1954)
(Actor)
Black Eagle (1946)
(Actor)

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Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Rossano Brazzi (80 films)

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Actor

Final Justice, 1h30
Directed by Greydon Clark
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Crime, Western
Themes Seafaring films, Films about music and musicians, Transport films, Musical films
Actors Joe Don Baker, Rossano Brazzi, Venantino Venantini, Bill McKinney, Patrizia Pellegrino, Lino Grech
Roles Don Lamanna
Rating23% 1.160021.160021.160021.160021.16002
Joe Don Baker plays Texas sheriff Thomas Jefferson Geronimo III. His partner, the former sheriff, is killed by an Italian mobster. He finds the criminal, a man named Joseph Palermo, and escorts him back to Europe, only to lose him in the capital city of Valletta in Malta. He rejects the assistance of local law enforcement and pursues Palermo himself. A cat-and-mouse game follows, with car chases, gunfights, fistfights and boat chases.
Formula for a Murder
Directed by Alberto De Martino
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors David Warbeck, Rossano Brazzi, Andrea Bosic, Adriana Giuffrè
Roles Dr. Sernich
Rating56% 2.8041852.8041852.8041852.8041852.804185
Johanna, jeune femme paralytique, se lie à Craig, son entraîneur sportif. Ce dernier apprend par le Dr Zernick, médecin traitant de Johanna, qu'elle a été violentée et traumatisée dans son enfance par un fou vêtu d'une soutane. Après avoir épousé Craig, Johanna est victime d'attaques, tandis que deux prêtres sont assassinés.
Fear City
Fear City (1984)
, 1h36
Directed by Abel Ferrara
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Horror, Crime
Themes Films about sexuality, Striptease
Actors Tom Berenger, Billy Dee Williams, Jack Scalia, Melanie Griffith, Michael Vincenzo Gazzo, Rossano Brazzi
Roles Carmine
Rating56% 2.8492052.8492052.8492052.8492052.849205
A serial killer who is an expert at martial arts is preying on strippers in Manhattan's Times Square. Night after night, he visits smoky strip clubs, waiting for his victims. The owners of the largest company of strippers in the city are Matt Rossi (Berenger) and Nicky Parzeno (Scalia). Rossi is a retired boxer who retired after having killed an opponent in the ring. He is now seeing their whole business under threat, at the same time as he fears that the woman he loves might be the next victim.
The Final Conflict, 1h48
Directed by Charles Graham Baker, Graham Baker
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Fantastic, Horror
Themes Films about children, Films about religion, Demons in film, Political films
Actors Sam Neill, Don Gordon, Rossano Brazzi, Lisa Harrow, Mason Adams, Tommy Duggan
Roles DeCarlo
Rating55% 2.7536452.7536452.7536452.7536452.753645
Following the grisly suicide of the U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain (Robert Arden), 32-year-old international conglomerate CEO Damien Thorn (Sam Neill) is appointed in his place, an office his adoptive father Robert Thorn once held. Having fully embraced his unholy lineage and run his company for seven years, Damien now attempts to reshape his destiny by halting the Second Coming of Christ. However, Father DeCarlo (Rossano Brazzi), a priest from the Subiaco monastery where Father Spiletto spent his final days and observed Damien from afar since his adopted father's death, acquires the Seven Daggers of Megiddo that were dug out of the ruins of the Thorn Museum in Chicago. Joined by six other priests, DeCarlo plans to kill Damien while finding the Christ Child. Meanwhile, Damien becomes romantically involved with journalist Kate Reynolds (Lisa Harrow).
A Time for Miracles, 1h37
Directed by Michael O'Herlihy
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography
Themes Christmas films
Actors Kate Mulgrew, Lorne Greene, John Forsythe, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Rossano Brazzi, Jean LeClerc
Roles Fillipo Fillici
Rating70% 3.545893.545893.545893.545893.54589
Elizabeth Bayley Seton (1774-1821) is a happily married New York Episcopalian socialite and mother of five whose life gets turned around after her husband, William Seton, dies of consumption in Italy after his shipping business went bankrupt. As a widow with five children, she opens a small school in an effort to support herself and family.
Catherine and I, 1h45
Directed by Alberto Sordi
Genres Science fiction, Comedy
Actors Alberto Sordi, Catherine Spaak, Edwige Fenech, Rossano Brazzi, Valeria Valeri, Ugo Bologna
Roles Arthur
Rating55% 2.756012.756012.756012.756012.75601
Enrico has a troubled relationship with his wife, daughter and lover. For this reason he decides to download all of them and to dedicate himself to peace. In fact he has been attracted by the waiter-robot of a friend, and so Enrico asks him to sell it. The robot is called Catherine (Caterina) and serves Enrico to perfection, but he ends up falling in love with him, and so it equally happens to Catherine, who becomes infatuated with his master. Howeve, the different nature of the two prevents the relationship ...
The Demonic Womanizer Costante Nicosia, or: Dracula in Brianza
Directed by Lucio Fulci
Genres Comedy, Horror comedy, Horror
Themes Vampires in film, Comedy horror films
Actors Lando Buzzanca, John Steiner, Moira Orfei, Christa Linder, Sylva Koscina, Ciccio Ingrassia
Roles dottor Paluzzi
Rating58% 2.9094952.9094952.9094952.9094952.909495
Costante Nicosia (Lando Buzzanca), a businessman of Sicilian origins, is a boorish, irascible, man having married for wealth. He is the new boss of a recently inherited toothpaste factory and the owner of a local Rome basketball team. Nicosia is abusive to his employees and to his hunchbacked side-kick Peppino (Antonio Aliocca). Nicosia is also extremely superstitious. Peppino is less of a friend than a good luck charm as far as the insnsstitive Nicosia is concerned. He believes that it brings good luck to rub a hunchback's hump. In one day, a black cat crosses Nicosia's path, and he breaks a mirror in his apartment. Superstition demands that he persuade a virgin to urinate over the broken shards of glass in order to halt the tide of bad luck. Abusively, he passes a decrepit old spinster who lives next door to him mistakenly assuming that she has never done the "deed". Nicosia's relationship with his wife Mariu (Sylva Koscina) is scarcely more convivial for he is also antagonstic towards her.
Season For Assassins
Directed by Marcello Andrei
Genres Drama, Action
Actors Joe Dallesandro, Martin Balsam, Magali Noël, Rossano Brazzi, Alvaro Vitali
Roles Father Eugenio
Rating57% 2.8593852.8593852.8593852.8593852.859385
Un commissaire de police et un prêtre espèrent remettre sur le droit chemin une bande de délinquants, avant qu'ils ne commettent l'irréparable et le condamnable.
Frankenstein's Castle of Freaks, 1h29
Origin Italie
Genres Science fiction, Horror
Themes Films about computing, Films based on science fiction novels, Frankenstein films, Cyberpunk films
Actors Rossano Brazzi, Michael Dunn, Edmund Purdom, Gordon Mitchell, Luciano Pigozzi, Xiro Papas
Roles Count Frankenstein
Rating38% 1.9155451.9155451.9155451.9155451.915545
A neanderthal man is lynched by villagers and a Count Frankenstein brings the monster back to life. Trying to avoid detection from the authorities and the locals, his creation escapes and wreaks havoc.
Day of Judgment, 1h39
Directed by Robert Paget, Mario Gariazzo
Origin Italie
Genres Western, Spaghetti Western
Actors Ty Hardin, Craig Hill, Gordon Mitchell, Rossano Brazzi, Rosalba Neri, Umberto Raho
Roles Sheriff
Rating50% 2.531612.531612.531612.531612.53161
An avenger seeks out the malefactors and confronts them with a toy drummer before killing them.
Day of Judgment
Directed by Tanio Boccia, Mario Gariazzo
Genres Western
Actors Ty Hardin, Larry Ward, Craig Hill, Rod Dana, Gordon Mitchell, Rossano Brazzi
Roles Sheriff
Rating60% 3.000633.000633.000633.000633.00063
A la fin de la guerre civile, un officier nordiste traque les hommes qui ont assassiné sa famille.