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Margherita Horowitz

Post by Johan Melle » 29/08/2018, 14:34

Margherita Horowitz from the “Annuario degli attori 1977”
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Margherita Horowitz, the great Austrian actress who played supporting roles (many uncredited) in countless Italian films.

Margherita was born in Austria on 9 August 1919. Her birth name was Margarete Horowitz and her mother was Jewish. She started her career as an actress very early, and was only 14 years old when she was discovered and started to play small theater roles in Vienna.

But the growing anti-semitism in Europe in the late 1930s put an end to Margarete's career, and she couldn't get any more work because she was half-Jewish. Desperate for work, the now 18-year-old Margarete heard about opportunities for young singers and dancers in Italy, and decided to go to an audition. The tall, blonde and attractive Margarete impressed on her audition and was given a six-month contract to work on the stage at the Teatro Valle in Rome.

In Rome, she met Renato Trentini, a handsome Italian fascist officer, and the two fell in love with each other. Margarete and Renato quickly got married, and Margarete now changed her name to Margherita Trentini and converted to Roman Catholocism. But the happiness was short-lived because soon World War 2 broke out. Renato started to work as a liaison with the German army. Because of the German occupation of Italy, there was desperate need for translators and a German major offered Margherita a translator job. Terrified that the Nazis would discover that she was half-Jewish, Margherita was too afraid to say no, and she worked with organizing theater performances for the Nazis and translaing their documents and conversations.

Fortunately, the Germans never discovered the truth about Margherita's Jewish heritage and when the war ended in 1945 she could finally feel safe. She divorced Renato, took back her maiden name Horowitz and started to act in the theater again. She also worked as a model, and also started to appear in small movie roles, and can be spotted in many 'generica' parts in the from the 1950s and early 1960s. In the mid 1960s she began to gain more substantial supporting roles, and was a prolific character actress in many, many films, including many credited roles.

In the early 1990s, Margherita retired from acting and then lived quietly outside the limelight, although in 2003 she was interviewed in the Associated Press about her experiences during the war. She died on 19 December 2011 in Vienna, Austria.

This bio for Margherita was made with info found in the aforementioned interview and supplemented by some additional informations supplied here in the forum by Tibor Róbert Szücs in 2014. (Johan Melle)


FILMOGRAPHY
1954
  1. Cuore di mamma (uncredited) .... Dancing woman at the nightclub

    1955
  2. I pappagalli (uncredited) .... Member of the audience at concert

    1957
  3. A farewell to arms (uncredited) .... Nurse

    1958
  4. Vento di primavera (uncredited) .... Spectatress at concert
  5. Totò a Parigi (uncredited) .... Train passenger

    1959
  6. Il vedovo (uncredited) .... Party guest

    1960
  7. Adua e le compagne (uncredited) .... Woman with striped suit in the trattoria
  8. Crimen (uncredited) .... Maid
  9. Gastone (uncredited) .... Audience member at Salone Margherita
  10. Il mattatore (uncredited) .... Night club customer
  11. Il vigile (uncredited) .... Party guest
  12. Letto a tre piazze (uncredited) .... Dancing woman
  13. Risate di gioia (uncredited) .... Noblewoman on the balcony
  14. Totò, Fabrizi e i giovani d'oggi (uncredited) .... Woman watching TV in bakers shop

    1961
  15. Fantasmi a Roma (uncredited) .... Journalist
  16. I fratelli corsi (uncredited) .... Party guest
  17. Il mantenuto (uncredited) .... Woman at funeral procession

    1962
  18. Venere imperiale (uncredited) .... Woman in dance class

    1963
  19. Cleopatra (uncredited) .... Roman noblewoman
  20. Gli imbroglioni (uncredited) .... Woman in the courtroom
  21. Gli onorevoli (uncredited) .... Woman discussing politics
  22. Il boom (uncredited) .... Restaurant customer
  23. Il gattopardo (uncredited) .... Guest at the ball
  24. Omicron (uncredited) .... Gala guest

    1964
  25. 3 notti d'amore - segment: "La moglie bambina" (uncredited) .... Donatella's mother
  26. I due mafiosi (uncredited) .... Airplane passenger
  27. I marziani hanno 12 mani (uncredited) .... Party guest
  28. Il giovedì (uncredited) .... Kleptomaniac
  29. Sedotti e bidonati (uncredited) .... Casino player
  30. The Visit (uncredited) .... Maid

    1965
  31. Io uccido, tu uccidi - segment "Giochi acerbi" (uncredited) .... Woman at the memorial service
  32. La bugiarda (uncredited) .... Nun
  33. Sette uomini d'oro (uncredited) .... Bank customer

    1966
  34. 3 colpi di Winchester per Ringo (credited) .... Mrs. Carson
  35. Come imparai ad amare le donne (uncredited) .... Nun
  36. I criminali della galassia (as Margaret Horowitz) .... Mrs. Fowler
  37. Io, io, io... e gli altri (uncredited) .... Woman in church
  38. Kriminal (uncredited) .... Casino player
  39. La battaglia dei mods (uncredited) .... Miss Tennyson
  40. Missione speciale Lady Chaplin (uncredited) .... Woman at the fashion show
  41. Sette pistole per i MacGregor (as Margaret Horowitz) .... Annie MacGregor

    1967
  42. 7 donne per i MacGregor (credited) .... Annie MacGregor
  43. Addio, mamma! (as Margaret Horowitz) .... role? (no pic)
  44. I giorni dell'ira (uncredited) .... Gambler
  45. Ti ho sposato per allegria (uncredited) .... Lover of Giuliana's father
  46. John il bastardo (credited) .... Old maid aunt
  47. OK Connery (credited) .... The Princess

    1968
  48. Buona sera, Mrs. Campbell (uncredited) .... Woman who travels to attend the reunion party for the 293rd Squadron
  49. I tre che sconvolsero il West (as Margareth Horowitz) .... Woman in mourning
  50. La morte ha fatto l'uovo (credited) .... Marco's secretary
  51. Rose rosse per il Führer (uncredited) .... Woman at the embassy party
  52. Scusi, facciamo l'amore? (uncredited) .... Woman waiting for the funeral

    1969
  53. Camille 2000 (uncredited) .... Woman at the opera

    1970
  54. Il dio chiamato Dorian (uncredited) .... Party guest
  55. Lady Barbara (uncredited) .... Party guest

    1971
  56. All'ultimo minuto (TV series) - episode 1: "Allarme a bordo" (uncredited) .... Airplane passenger
  57. Homo Eroticus (credited but unidentifiable)
  58. Il gatto a nove code (uncredited) .... Lori's babysitter
  59. Il prete sposato (uncredited) .... role? (no pic)
  60. La stirpe di Caino (credited) .... role? (no pic)

    1972
  61. ...e poi lo chiamarono il Magnifico (uncredited) .... Stagecoach passenger
  62. Avanti! (uncredited) .... Hotel guest
  63. Il west ti va stretto, amico... è arrivato Alleluja (as Margaret Horowitz) .... Church camp lady
  64. Los amigos (as Margherita Trentini) .... Mrs. McDonald
  65. Ludwig (uncredited) .... Woman of the court
  66. Questa specie d'amore (credited) .... Banquet guest
  67. Sette scialli di seta gialla (uncredited) .... Fashion salon worker
  68. La vita, a volte, è molto dura, vero Provvidenza? (uncredited) .... Church woman

    1973
  69. Anche gli angeli mangiano fagioli (credited) .... Gerace's wife
  70. Ci risiamo, vero Provvidenza? (uncredited) .... Diner at café
  71. L'ultima neve di primavera (credited) .... Mariolina, the maid
  72. Sepolta viva (uncredited) .... Noblewoman at the spring festival
  73. Troppo rischio per un uomo solo (credited) .... Rudy's maid
  74. Tutti per uno... botte per tutti (uncredited) .... Woman at hoedown
  75. Ultimo tango a Zagarol (uncredited) .... Dancer

    1974
  76. Anna Karenina (TV mini series) (uncredited) .... Guest at the ball
  77. Anno uno (uncredited) .... Journalist
  78. Daisy Miller (uncredited) .... Mrs. Walker's guest
  79. Donna è bello (credited) .... role?
  80. E cominciò il viaggio nella vertigine (uncredited) .... Participant at the Communist Party meeting
  81. Fatevi vivi: la polizia non interverrà (credited) .... The governess
  82. Gruppo di famiglia in un interno (credited) .... Woman in flashback with the professor's mother
  83. Identikit (uncredited) .... Airplane passenger
  84. Il profumo della signora in nero (uncredited) .... Signora Lovati
  85. Il ritorno di Zanna Bianca (uncredited) .... Woman at the book launch
  86. Il sorriso del grande tentatore (credited) .... Prince Ottavio's mother

    1975
  87. ...a tutte le auto della polizia (credited) .... Antonietta, Icardi's maid
  88. Ah sí? E io lo dico a Zzzorro! (uncredited) .... Wedding guest
  89. Attenti al buffone (uncredited) .... Woman at funeral
  90. Babysitter - Un maledetto pasticcio (uncredited) .... The housekeeper
  91. Fantozzi (uncredited) .... Guest at Catellani's house
  92. Le malizie di venere (uncredited) .... Witness at the trial
  93. Lezioni private (uncredited) .... Tourist
  94. Macchie solari (uncredited) .... American tourist
  95. Mahogany (uncredited) .... Woman at fashion show
  96. Prima ti suono e poi ti sparo (uncredited) .... Town woman
  97. Quel movimento che mi piace tanto (uncredited) .... Party guest
  98. Salon Kitty (credited) .... Margherita's mother

    1976
  99. Cadaveri eccellenti (uncredited) .... Party guest
  100. Colpita da improvviso benessere (uncredited) .... Restaurant diner
  101. Il trucido e lo sbirro (uncredited) .... Restaurant customer
  102. L'innocente (credited) .... Gossiping party guest
  103. Languidi baci, perfide carezze (uncredited) .... Party guest
  104. Mark il poliziotto spara per primo (uncredited) .... Maria Clerici
  105. Milano violenta (credited) .... Bank employee
  106. Quelle strane occasioni - segment: ''Italian Superman'' (uncredited) .... Woman at nightclub
  107. Quelli della calibro 38 (uncredited) .... Woman at the casino
  108. Telefoni bianchi (uncredited) .... Woman outside the cinema
  109. Uomini si nasce, poliziotti si muore (credited) .... Mona, the hostage

    1977
  110. Casanova & co. (as Margherita Trentini) .... Mother Superior
  111. Gran bollito (uncredited) .... Dancing woman at the nightclub
  112. I nuovi mostri - segment: "L'elogio funebre" (uncredited) .... Woman at the funeral
  113. Il marito in collegio (credited) .... role? (no pic)
  114. Io ho paura (uncredited) .... Judge Cancedda's sister
  115. La svastica nel ventre (credited) .... Hanna's mother
  116. La via della droga (credited) .... Drug-addicted girl's mother
  117. Pane, burro e marmellata (uncredited) .... Bruno's neighbor
  118. Quel giorno il mondo tremerà (uncredited) .... Scotland Yard secretary
  119. Suspiria (credited) .... Teacher

    1978
  120. Il commissario di ferro (uncredited) .... Sergio's neighbor
  121. La cage aux folles / Il vizietto (credited) .... Madame Deblon's secretary
  122. Tutto suo padre (credited) .... Adalgisa, Adolfo's mother

    1979
  123. Caro papà (uncredited) .... Airplane passenger
  124. Il giocattolo (uncredited) .... Pizzeria diner during the shoot-out
  125. La luna (uncredited) .... One of Caterina's fans
  126. Letti selvaggi - segment: "Attenzione a quei due" (uncredited) .... Princess at the casino

    1980
  127. Ciao Marziano (uncredited) .... Party guest
  128. La terrazza (credited) .... Party guest
  129. Sono fotogenico (uncredited) .... Woman on the train

    1981
  130. L'isola del gabbiano (TV mini series) (uncredited) .... Woman at the spa
  131. Occhio alla penna (uncredited) .... Woman in the train dining car
  132. Pierino il fichissimo (uncredited) .... Woman in the phone booth
  133. Pierino medico della S.A.U.B. (uncredited) .... Tourist
  134. The Salamander (uncredited) .... Wife of Minister of Defence

    1982
  135. Dio li fa e poi li accoppia (uncredited) .... Woman in the courtroom
  136. Grand Hotel Excelsior (uncredited) .... Hotel guest
  137. Morte in Vaticano (credited but unidentifiable)
  138. Sogni mostruosamente proibiti (uncredited) .... Party guest
  139. Storia d'amore e d'amicizia (TV mini series) (uncredited) .... Rebecca, woman on the bus
  140. Una tranquilla coppia di killer (TV mini series) (uncredited) .... Woman at the process
  141. Vai avanti tu che mi vien da ridere (uncredited) .... Party guest

    1983
  142. Benvenuta (uncredited) .... Party guest
  143. The Lonely Lady (uncredited) .... Woman at the high school awards ceremony
  144. Zero in condotta (uncredited) .... Examinator

    1984
  145. ...e la vita continua (TV mini series) (uncredited) .... Party guest
  146. I due carabinieri (uncredited) .... Wedding guest
  147. Il turno (credited) .... role? (no pic)

    1985
  148. Assisi underground (uncredited) .... Jewish woman
  149. Pizza connection (uncredited) .... Party guest
  150. Saving Grace (credited) .... Nun interpreter
  151. Sono un fenomeno paranormale (uncredited) .... Dinner party guest

    1986
  152. Detective School Dropouts (Asilo di polizia) (uncredited) …. Woman at confessional
  153. Il bi e il ba (uncredited) .... Foreign tourist
  154. Quando arriva il giudice (TV series) - episode 5: "La notte delle stelle" (uncredited) .... Guest at the costume party

    1987
  155. Roba da ricchi (uncredited) .... Party guest

    1988
  156. War and Remembrance (TV mini series) (credited) .... Mrs. Sacerdote (no pic)

    1989
  157. Classe di ferro (TV series) - episode 4: "La licenza" (credited) .... Nun
  158. I ragazzi della 3C (TV series) - episode 30: "Il sosia di Bruno Sacchi" (uncredited) .... Shop customer

    1991
  159. Hudson Hawk (uncredited) .... Woman at the auction
  160. La condanna (uncredited) .... Lawyer

FOTOROMANZI
  1. Sogno: "Nel profondo del cuore" (from September 1962 to early 1963)

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Post by Johan Melle » 02/09/2018, 17:22

Let's begin with a look at some of Margherita's best known film roles from the 1960s and 70s.

I criminali della galassia (1966) - small but credited role as Enzo Fiermonte's wife
Criminali Galassia - Horowitz.jpg

Quite a nice role for her as Jean-Louis Trintignant's secretary in La morte ha fatto l'uovo (1968)
La morte ha fatto l'uovo (1968).jpg

Il gatto a nove code (1971) - short uncredited role as the baby-sitter
Gatto Nove Code - Horowitz.jpg

Anche gli angeli mangiano fagioli (1973) - thanks to TRS for the pic
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Briefly seen as a journalist in Anno Uno (1974) - uncredited
Anno Uno - Horowitz.jpg

Very notable appearance for her as Teresa Ann Savoy's fascist mother in Salon Kitty (1975) - really interesting role for Margherita considering her background
Salon Kitty - Horowitz.jpg

Uncredited (and with a bad wig) as one of the guests at Umberto D'Orsi's house in Fantozzi (1975)
Fantozzi - Horowitz.jpg

And let's not forget her very memorable role as the hostage in Uomini si nasce, poliziotti si muore (1976). I was very impressed with her work in this film as she really gets roughed up by Franco Citti
Uomini Si Nasce - Horowitz.jpg

Margherita is an employee at the bank in Milano violenta (1976)
Milano Violenta - Horowitz1.jpg

And again she gets taken as a hostage
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Uncredited again as a woman at the casino in Quelli della calibro 38 (1976)
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Also memorable as the desperate mother of a drug-addicted girl in La via della droga (1977)
Via Della Droga - Horowitz.jpg

Comical part for Margherita in the sex comedy Casanova & Co. (1977) - the really surprising thing here is that she is credited as Margherita Trentini - the surname of her ex-husband!
Casanova & Co - Horowitz.jpg

She is visible in a few scenes as one of the teachers in the cult horror movie Suspiria (1977)
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Short uncredited role as a woman at the spa in the TV mini series L'isola del gabbiano (1981)
Isola Del Gabbiano - Horowitz.jpg

Uncredited role in The Salamander (1981), where she is the wife of the Minister of Defence (played by Andrea Esterhazy)
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Uncredited again as one of the Jewish people hiding from the Nazis in The Assisi Underground (1985)
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Margherita as a nun in Saving Grace (1985)
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And then one of Margherita's final acting roles - a nice little part as hospital nun in the TV series Classe di ferro - episode 4: "La licenza" (1989)
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Post by Johan Melle » 02/09/2018, 17:54

Margherita's earliest known credited roles are from 1966, but prior to that she appeared numerous times in little uncredited roles (often without dialogue).

So far, the earliest known role for Margherita is in I pappagalli (1955) as a woman at the concert - identification by Ghibarian
Pappagalli - Horowitz + Lecchini.jpg

Another early appearance is as a nurse in A Farewell to Arms (1957), a Hollywood romance shot in Italy - identification and pics by Chickadee
Farewell To Arms - Horowitz1.jpg
Farewell To Arms - Horowitz2.jpg
Farewell To Arms - Horowitz3.jpg

And here a young and glamourous Margherita as a spectatress at concert in Vento di primavera (1958) - identification and pic by Emiliano
Vento Di Primavera - Horowitz.jpg

Margherita appears 2 times in Totò a Parigi (1958) as train passenger - identification by Ghibarian
Toto Parigi - Horowitz1.jpg
Toto Parigi - Horowitz2.jpg

Il vedovo (1959) (uncredited) .... Party guest - identification by Ghibarian
Il Vedovo - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

Crimen (1960) (uncredited) .... Maid - identification by Ghibarian
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Il vigile (1960) (uncredited) .... Party guest - identification by Ghibarian
Il Vigile - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

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Il mattatore (1960) (uncredited) .... Night club customer - pic and identification by Ghibarian
Il Mattatore - Horowitz.jpg

She should appear uncredited in Letto a tre piazze (1960), dancing in the hotel scene - identification by Ghibarian
Letto Tre Piazze - Horowitz.jpg
Letto Tre Piazze - Horowitz2.jpg

Margherita as journalist in Fantasmi a Roma (1961) - identification by Ghibarian
Fantasmi A Roma - Horowitz1.jpg
Fantasmi A Roma - Horowitz2.jpg

Gli imbroglioni (1963) (uncredited) .... Woman in the courtroom - identification by Ghibarian
Gli imbroglioni (1963) 1.jpg
Gli imbroglioni (1963) 2.jpg

Margherita (together with Pupita Lea Scuderoni) as a woman discussing politics in Gli onorevoli (1963)
Gli Onorevoli - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

Il boom (1963) (uncredited) .... Restaurant customer - identification by Ghibarian
Il Boom - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

in I marziani hanno 12 mani (1964). As an austrian woman - identification by TRS
I Marziani - Horowitz.jpg

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As a kleptomaniac in Il giovedì (1964)
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Sedotti e bidonati (1964) (uncredited) .... Casino player - identification by Ghibarian
Sedotti Bidonati - Horowitz.jpg

Io, io, io... e gli altri (1966) (uncredited) .... Woman in church - identification by Ghibarian
Io Io Io - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

Typical casino player role in Kriminal (1966)
Kriminal - Horowitz.jpg

A brief part with a little dialogue as an elegant woman at the fashion show in the spy film Missione speciale Lady Chaplin (1966)
Lady Chaplin - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

On the IMDb it says that Margherita's scenes in OK Connery (1967) were deleted but this is not true. She does appear in the film even though her role is very small. She is a princess who makes some very high bids at an auction but in the end Adolfo Celi wins the bidding.
OK Connery - Margherita Horowitz1.jpg
OK Connery - Margherita Horowitz2.jpg

This should be Margherita (behind Rosita Torosh) as a party guest in Lady Barbara (1970) - identification by Ghibarian
Lady Barbara - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

She is also visible in the TV series All'ultimo minuto, episode 1: "Allarme a bordo" (1971) as one of the many airplane passengers - pic and identification by mortimer
All'Ultimo Minuto Ep 1 - Horowitz.jpg

Also visible for a few seconds (again as an airplane passenger) in Identikit (1974)
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On to a couple of more prominent roles.

3 colpi di Winchester per Ringo (1966), her important credited role as Mama Carson - pic by Carlos
Tre Colpi Di Winchester - Horowitz.jpg

Here her credited role from L'ultima neve di primavera (1973) - pic by Ciavazzaro
L'Ultima Neve - Horowitz.jpg

Los Amigos (1973) as Sra. McDonald - pic by Carlos
Los Amigos - Horowitz.jpg

Margherita's credited little role in Il sorriso del grande tentatore (1974)
Tempter - Horowitz.jpg

The big sunglasses makes it a little difficult to see but I am very sure that this is Margherita as one of the American tourists in Macchie solari (1975)
Macchie Solari - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

Another tourist role, though a much raunchier one - here's Margherita as one of the old tourist ladies who take pictures of the naked Leopoldo Trieste in Lezioni private (1975)
Lezioni Private - Margherita Horowitz1.jpg
Lezioni Private - Margherita Horowitz2.jpg

Margherita have a great little uncredited role from the cult movie Le malizie di venere (1975)
as a witness at the trial schocked by the life of Laura Antonelli and his lover! - identification by Ciavazzaro
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And we continue on with an assortment of tiny Margherita roles from the 1970s

She is also credited for Homo eroticus (1971). I don't know if I've missed her or if she is not in the movie.
Btw I've seen a 109 mins version of the movie - post by Ghibarian
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Questa specie d'amore (1972) .... Invited to the banquet - pic by Emiliano
Questa Specie D'Amore - Horowitz.jpg

Margherita also has a little uncredited role as a woman of the court in Visconti's Ludwig (1972)
Ludwig - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

Margherita dancing in Ultimo tango a Zagarol (1973) - pic by Emiliano
Tango Zagarol - Horowitz.jpg

As a diner at a cafe in Ci risiamo, vero Provvidenza? (1973) - pic by Carlos
Ci Risiamo Vero - Horowitz.jpg

She also appears briefly as a woman at the book launch in Il ritorno di Zanna Bianca (1974)
Ritorno Zanna Bianca - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

And here uncredited as a woman at the funeral in Attenti al buffone (1975) - identification by Ciavazzaro
Attenti Al Bufone - Horowitz.jpg

Il trucido e lo sbirro (1976) (uncredited) .... Restaurant customer - identification by mortimer
Trucide Sbirro - Horowitz.jpg

Quelle strane occasioni - segment: ''Italian Superman'' (1976) (uncredited) .... Night club customer - identification by Ghibarian
Quelle strane occasioni - segment Italian Superman  (1976).jpg

Letti selvaggi - segment 'Attenzione a quei due' (1979) (uncredited) .... Princess at casino - identification by Ghibarian
Letti Selvaggi - Horowitz.jpg

Wonderful close-up in Sono fotogenico (1980) as a woman on the train
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And here an assortment of tiny 1980s roles.

Margherita uncredited as a party guest in Ciao Marziano (1980) - identification & pic by Ciavazzaro
Ciao Marziano - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

Pierino il fichissimo (1981) (uncredited) .... Woman in the phone booth - identification by Ghibarian
Pierino il fichissimo (1981) 1.jpg
Pierino il fichissimo (1981) 2.jpg
Pierino il fichissimo (1981) 3.jpg

Dio li fa e poi li accoppia (1982) (uncredited) .... Woman in the courtroom - identification by Ghibarian
Dio Li Fa - Horowitz.jpg

Sogni mostruosamente proibiti (1982) (uncredited) .... Party guest - identification by Ghibarian
Sogni mostruosamente proibiti (1982).jpg

Una tranquilla coppia di killer (1982) (TV mini series) woman at the process - identification and pic by dusso
Tranquilla Coppia Di Killer - Horowitz.jpg

Sono un fenomeno paranormale (1985) (uncredited) .... Dinner party guest - identification by Ghibarian
Sono un fenomeno paranormale (1985).jpg

Il bi e il ba (1986) (uncredited) .... Foreign tourist - identification by Ghibarian
Il bi e il ba (1986).jpg

Margherita uncredited as a party guest in the TV series Quando arriva il giudice (1986), episode "La notte delle stelle"
Quando Arriva Giudice - Margherita Horowitz.jpg

And here is another television appearance for Margherita. She appears (uncredited) in the cult TV series I ragazzi della 3C, in the episode "Il sosia di Bruno Sacchi" (1989), where she plays a shop customer who gets angry when Fabrizio Bracconeri tries to cut in front of her in the line
Ragazzi Della 3C Sosia Di Bruno - Horowitz1.jpg
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Margherita's last known appearance - in La condanna (1991) as a lawyer - identification by mortimer
La Condanna - Margherita Horowitz1.jpg
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Re: Margherita Horowitz

Post by Johan Melle » 02/09/2018, 22:42

Okay, Margherita's topic is now restored and I've added back pictures whereever I've been able to. And now it's time for some more roles as I've taken the time to get pictures from several known roles we never had any pics of, plus I've discovered a few new ones.

Let's start with Margherita's small but credited and important role in La svastica nel ventre (1977) as the mother of Hanna (Sirpa Lane)
Svastica Nel Ventre - Horowitz.jpg

The other roles are quite minor, starting with an uncredited part in 3 notti d'amore (1964) in the segment "La moglie bambina" as Donatella's mother
3 Notti D'Amore - Margherita Horowitz1.jpg
3 Notti D'Amore - Horowitz.jpg

Margherita can be glimpsed briefly in the giallo Sette scialli di seta gialla (1972) as a woman working at the fashion studio (uncredited of course)
Sette Scialli - Horowitz.jpg

She also has a credited but microscopic role in Visconti's Gruppo di famiglia in un interno (1974)
Gruppo Di Famiglia - Horowitz1.jpg
Gruppo Di Famiglia - Horowitz2.jpg
According to the IMDb, she plays a maid but this is wrong! She only appears in the flashback scene featuring Dominique Sanda as the mother of professor, but I don't know what she's supposed to be. Sanda's mother? Or friend? Relative? I don't know...


She's also credited in Visconti's L'innocente (1976) and has a slightly bigger role this time as a gossiping party guest
L'Innocente - Horowitz.jpg

Also credited in another famous film: La cage aux folles a.k.a. Il vizietto (1978) as a secretary
Cage Aux Folles - Horowitz.jpg

Margherita really worked with a lot of the important directors. Here uncredited in Bertolucci's La luna (1979) as one the many admirers of Jill Clayburgh
La Luna - Horowitz.jpg

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