Luigi Smith

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Luigi Smith

Post by Johan Melle » 22/11/2019, 22:23

Luigi Smith in the fotoromanzo "Gli uomini di acciaio" (1950)
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Luigi Smith was a generico who was active in the 1950s, easily recognizable due to his characteristic white beard. He also appeared in some fotoromanzi, but was credited only in a single one: "La tragedia di Kastener", published in the weekly magazine Duemila during 1951.


FILMOGRAPHY
1952
  1. Era lei che lo voleva (uncredited) .... Wedding guest

    1953
  2. Frine, cortigiana d'Oriente (uncredited) .... Priest
  3. Un turco napoletano (uncredited) .... Bather

    1954
  4. Tempi nostri - segment "Scena all'aperto" (uncredited) .... Extra at Cinecittà

    1954
  5. Helen of Troy (uncredited) .... Trojan courtier

    1959
  6. Ben-Hur (uncredited) .... Man watching parade
  7. Ercole e la regina di Lidia (uncredited) .... Courtier

    1961
  8. Il ladro di Bagdad (uncredited) .... Courtier

FOTOROMANZI
  1. "Gli uomini di acciaio" (Published in Duemila from June to December 1950)
  2. "La tragedia di Kastener" (Published in Duemila from May to September 1951) - credited
  3. "Camelia tra le fiamme" (Published in Sogno from August to December 1951)

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Re: Luigi Smith

Post by Johan Melle » 22/11/2019, 22:24

Luigi's only credited role: as an ill-fated professor in the horror-themed fotoromanzo "La tragedia di Kastener", published in the magazine Duemila from May to September 1951
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Re: Luigi Smith

Post by Johan Melle » 22/11/2019, 22:28

And uncredited in two other fotoromanzi from the early 1950s:

As the kidnapped scientist Professor Smith in "Gli uomini di acciaio", published in Duemila from June to December 1950
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And in the more romantically-themed "Camelia tra le fiamme", published in Sogno from August to December 1951, where he plays the fittingly named character Barba (beard)
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Re: Luigi Smith

Post by Johan Melle » 22/11/2019, 22:29

And now in color in Un turco napoletano (1953) as Bather
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Re: Luigi Smith

Post by PeplumParadise » 22/11/2019, 22:48

Frine, cortigiana d'Oriente (1953) as Priest. Identification by Johan
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Re: Luigi Smith

Post by Johan Melle » 29/02/2020, 22:47

Tempi nostri (1954), segment "Scena all'aperto", as Extra at Cinecittà
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Re: Luigi Smith

Post by Johan Melle » 11/03/2020, 16:55

Era lei che lo voleva (1952) as Wedding guest
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Re: Luigi Smith

Post by PeplumParadise » 05/04/2020, 19:41

Ben-Hur (1959) as Man watching parade. 5 years after his previous latest role, so he was working until at least the end of the 50's.
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Re: Luigi Smith

Post by PeplumParadise » 21/06/2020, 7:17

Helen of Troy (1956) as Trojan courtier
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Re: Luigi Smith

Post by PeplumParadise » 24/06/2020, 21:20

Latest role so far and first 60's role in Il ladro di Bagdad (1961) as Courtier
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