Giuseppina Quinn

a.k.a. Josephine Quinn

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Giuseppina Quinn

Post by Ciavazzaro » 30/08/2018, 2:13

Giuseppina/Josephine Quinn in a fotoromanzo from 1974

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Giuseppina Quinn is another nice old lady,who works as generica,she was identify thanks to Johan who give me her name,after i found her in a fotoromanzo,and later in some movies roles.
Problaby her real name is Josephine,as pointed by Johan.


FILMOGRAPHY

1967
  1. Arriva Dorrelik (uncredited) .... One of the Duponts
  2. Il padre di famiglia (uncredited) .... Old woman on the street
  3. La feldmarescialla (uncredited) .... Old woman in restaurant

    1968
  4. Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell (uncredited) .... Woman at the fancy restaurant
  5. Eat It Mangiala (uncredited) .... Crying old woman
  6. Fenomenal e il tesoro di Tutankamen (uncredited) .... Guest at the museum
  7. Franco, Ciccio e le vedove allegre (uncredited) .... Woman mistaken for Gianni's grandmother (segment "La vedova del nonno")
  8. Il profeta (uncredited) .... Old woman at supermarket
  9. La famiglia Benvenuti (TV series) - episode 4 (uncredited) .... Old woman at supermarket

    1969
  10. Gli infermieri della mutua (uncredited) .... Patient
  11. I fratelli Karamazov (TV mini series) - episode 5 (uncredited) .... Woman at the ball

    1970
  12. Il dio chiamato Dorian (uncredited) .... Party guest
  13. Lacrime d'amore (uncredited) .... Woman dancing

    1971
  14. Trastevere (uncredited) .... Tourist

    1973
  15. Buona parte di Paolina (credits?) .... Noblewoman
  16. La proprietà non è più un furto (uncredited) .... Woman at the bank
  17. Vogliamo i colonnelli (uncredited) .... Airplane passenger

    1975
  18. Ah sí? E io lo dico a Zzzorro! (uncredited) .... Old woman in church
  19. Lezioni private (uncredited) .... Old tourist
  20. Per le antiche scale (uncredited) .... Woman at the asylum carnival

    1976
  21. L'altra metà del cielo (uncredited) .... Old woman in train
  22. Le cinque stagioni (TV mini series) (uncredited) .... Francesca Raverso

    1977
  23. L'inquilina del piano di sopra (uncredited) .... Grandmother of Gigi

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Re: Giuseppina Quinn

Post by Ciavazzaro » 04/09/2018, 21:05

First her credited fotoromanzo role in Moulin Rouge N. 41: "Dal collegio al carcere" (October 1963) - scanned by Johan
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And the movie roles:

Il dio chiamato Dorian (1970) as a party guest
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Gli infermieri della mutua (1969) as a patient - pic from CIdb
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Ah sí? E io lo dico a Zzzorro! (1975) as Old woman in church - pic by Carlos
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And in Gran bollito (1977) behind Shelley Winters and Alberto Lionello
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Re: Giuseppina Quinn

Post by Ciavazzaro » 04/09/2018, 21:12

And as Always happened finally im founding more roles for Giuseppina

Here a very nice one from L'inquilina del piano di sopra (1977) in a little speaking role as the grandmother of Teo Teocoli (her daughter is our stern-looking woman in this movie !)
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As an airplane passenger in Vogliamo i colonelli (1973)
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A woman at the supermarket in the TV series La famiglia Benvenuti - episode 4 (1968)
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And as a woman at the supermarket also in Il profeta (1968)
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Giuseppina as one the greedy Duponts in Arriva Dorrelik (1967)
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Woman on the street in Il padre di famiglia (1967)
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Re: Giuseppina Quinn

Post by Johan Melle » 04/09/2018, 21:15

Another memorable and very funny role for Josephine in Lezioni private (1975), in the scene where an exhibitionist (Leopoldo Trieste) flashes himself in front of a group of old tourist ladies. But instead of being shocked, the women are very excited! Josephine and Lella Cattaneo are particularly excited and take pictures and get close to poor Leopoldo, who is not very pleased :D
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And together with Lydia Zanussi in Buona parte di Paolina (1973) as a noblewoman - originally posted by dusso in Lydia's topic
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Re: Giuseppina Quinn

Post by Ciavazzaro » 04/09/2018, 21:23

Uncredited but very big role (probably the biggest role of her entire career) in the sceneggiato Le cinque stagioni (1976) as Francesca Raverso
Cinque Stagioni - Josephine Quinn1.jpg
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And here in a funny scene at the doctor, when someone says the all risk death she make a superstitious gesture :D
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With Antonio Marcolini and many others at the museum in Fenomenal e il tesoro di Tutankamen (1968)
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Our dearest with Celentano in L'altra metà del cielo (1976)
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Crying woman in Eat it Mangiala (1968)
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And in the resturant in La federmarescialla (1967) - pic from Spencer/Hill database
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Giuseppina dancing in Lacrime d'amore (1970)
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Re: Giuseppina Quinn

Post by Johan Melle » 17/10/2018, 1:33

I've just found quite a nice role for Josephine in Franco, Ciccio e le vedove allegre (1968) in the segment "La vedova del nonno".

She has a scene at the airport when Raimondo Vianello comes to meet the American widow of his deceased grandfather. He hasn't met her before, so when he sees the old American woman played by Josephine, he assumes she's his "grandmother" and greets her with a kiss, which she finds rather strange :D
Vedove Allegre - Josephine Quinn1.jpg
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He's about to take her home with him, but then he's called on the intercom to meet the real "grandmother" (which turns out to be young, pretty Margaret Lee) and leaves a confused and displeased-looking Josephine behind :p
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Also spotted in the American film Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell (1968) as Woman at the fancy restaurant
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And in La proprietà non è più un furto (1973) as Woman at the bank
La Proprieta - Josephine Quinn.jpg

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Re: Giuseppina Quinn

Post by Ciavazzaro » 17/10/2018, 1:41

I love Josephine !
So happy for these new roles.
And im sure at 90 percent she is also in IL BACIO DI UNA MORTA in a resturant scene i think, but i need the movie because she is covered by another generico i don't remember which one.

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Re: Giuseppina Quinn

Post by Johan Melle » 21/10/2018, 20:51

Per le antiche scale (1975) as Woman at the asylum carnival
Per Le Antiche Scale - Josephine Quinn1.jpg
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Re: Giuseppina Quinn

Post by Ciavazzaro » 21/10/2018, 20:52

WOW !
Wonderful role !

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Re: Giuseppina Quinn

Post by Johan Melle » 21/10/2018, 20:54

Yes, very cool! Unfortunately, the image isn't very sharp, but one can still recognize her distinct features.

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