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 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 was Josephine, as pointed by Johan.


FILMOGRAPHY
1954
  1. Cuore di mamma (uncredited) .... Woman on the beach

    1957
  2. I vampiri (uncredited) .... Party guest

    1959
  3. Assi alla ribalta (uncredited) .... Audience member in the theater

    1963
  4. Mondo cane 2 (uncredited) .... Audience member at dog fashion show

    1964
  5. Sandok il Maciste della giungla (uncredited) .... Party guest

    1965
  6. La bugiarda (uncredited) .... Mother superior

    1967
  7. Arriva Dorrelik (uncredited) .... One of the Duponts
  8. La feldmarescialla (uncredited) .... Old woman at the restaurant
  9. Peggio per me... meglio per te (uncredited) .... Party guest

    1968
  10. Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell (uncredited) .... Woman at the fancy restaurant
  11. Eat It Mangiala (uncredited) .... Crying old woman
  12. Fenomenal e il tesoro di Tutankamen (uncredited) .... Guest at the museum
  13. Franco, Ciccio e le vedove allegre - segment "La vedova del nonno" (uncredited) .... Woman mistaken for Gianni's grandmother
  14. House of Cards (uncredited) .... Party guest
  15. Il profeta (uncredited) .... Old woman at supermarket
  16. La famiglia Benvenuti (TV series) - episode 4 (uncredited) .... Old woman at supermarket
  17. La pecora nera (uncredited) .... Party guest

    1969
  18. Gli infermieri della mutua (uncredited) .... Patient
  19. I fratelli Karamazov (TV mini series) - episode 5 (uncredited) .... Woman at the ball
  20. If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium (uncredited) .... One of Giovanni's relatives
  21. La monaca di Monza (uncredited) .... Nun

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

    1971
  24. Trastevere (uncredited) .... Tourist

    1972
  25. La prima notte di quiete (uncredited) .... Woman at the funeral

    1973
  26. Buona parte di Paolina (credits?) .... Noblewoman
  27. Io e lui (uncredited) .... Party guest
  28. La proprietà non è più un furto (uncredited) .... Woman at the bank
  29. Vogliamo i colonnelli (uncredited) .... Airplane passenger

    1974
  30. Daisy Miller (uncredited) .... Woman watching the puppet show
  31. Flavia la monaca musulmana (uncredited) .... Old peasant woman
  32. Il bacio di una morta (uncredited) .... Woman at the night club
  33. Il saprofita (uncredited) .... Hotel guest

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

    1976
  37. A Matter of Time (uncredited) .... Hotel guest
  38. L'altra metà del cielo (uncredited) .... Old woman in train
  39. Le cinque stagioni (TV mini series) (uncredited) .... Francesca Raverso

    1977
  40. I nuovi mostri - segment "Come una regina" (uncredited) .... Nursing home resident

    1978
  41. L'inquilina del piano di sopra (uncredited) .... Gigi's grandmother

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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
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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 (1978) in a little speaking role as the grandmother of Teo Teocoli (her daughter is our stern-looking woman in this movie !)
L'Inquilina - Josephine Quinn1.jpg
L'Inquilina - Josephine Quinn2.jpg

As an airplane passenger in Vogliamo i colonelli (1973)
Vogliamo Colonnelli - Josephine Quinn.jpg

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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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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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
Vedove Allegre - Josephine Quinn2.jpg

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
Vedove Allegre - Josephine Quinn3.jpg
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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
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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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