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Saxophone (1978)

Saxofone (original title)
A young busker goes around in Milan with his saxophone, whereby he always plays the same tune and he experiences surrealistic adventures throughout the big city. Meanwhile, a wealthy woman from the local "jet set" falls in love with him.

Director:

Renato Pozzetto

Writers:

Enzo Jannacci (screenplay), Enzo Jannacci (story) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Renato Pozzetto ... Sax
Mariangela Melato ... Fiorenza
Teo Teocoli ... Fabrizio Castellani - Fiorenza's husband
Cochi Ponzoni Cochi Ponzoni ... Priest
Massimo Boldi ... Boxe - the boxer
Felice Andreasi ... Dottor Gatullo
Giorgio Porcaro Giorgio Porcaro ... The bloody Dominican Friar / The Boxer
Diego Abatantuono Diego Abatantuono ... The chatty Guest at the restaurant
Guido Nicheli Guido Nicheli ... Guido - friend of Fiorenza
Ernst Thole Ernst Thole ... Ernesta Thole (as Ernesto Thole)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rodolfo Magnaghi Rodolfo Magnaghi ... Singer
Franca Mantelli Franca Mantelli ... The sexy Nurse
Daniela Morelli Daniela Morelli ... Daniela
Francesca Pozzetto Francesca Pozzetto ... The little Girl in the underground
Giacomo Pozzetto Giacomo Pozzetto ... Bimbo Cricca - the car repairer
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Storyline

A young busker goes around in Milan with his saxophone, whereby he always plays the same tune and he experiences surrealistic adventures throughout the big city. Meanwhile, a wealthy woman from the local "jet set" falls in love with him.

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Genres:

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

27 October 1978 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Saxophone See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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