Mr. Hyde


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Mr. Hyde

Post by PeplumParadise » 14/10/2020, 13:55

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The unidentified actor known as "Mr. Hyde" in "Terra di fuoco" (1939)
An unidentified balding generico active in Italian films at least from the end of the 30's until the start of the 50's. His very impressive eyebrows will hopefully make him easy to recognise!

My first thought upon seeing him was that he looked like Dr. Jekyll's alter-ego, "Mr. Hyde", so that's the name he's stuck with! Hopefully we will soon find a clearer main image for him.

Filmography
1938
  1. L'argine .... Bar customer

    1939
  2. Terra di fuoco .... Prisoner

    1942
  3. 7 Jahre Glück .... Bank robber (uncredited)
  4. Non ti pago! .... Man in lottery shop (uncredited)

    1943
  5. Dagli Appennini alle Ande .... Caravan member
  6. Due cuori fra le belve .... Audience member at lecture
  7. Il treno crociato .... Man in Signora Lauri's house

    1945
  8. Il canto della vita .... Man at the village party
  9. Quartieri alti .... Member of the catering team

    1947
  10. Il vento m'ha cantato una canzone .... Party guest
  11. Sinfonia fatale .... Theatre audience member

    1948
  12. Caccia all'uomo .... Prisoner
  13. Fiamme sul mare .... Member of Stefano's gang
  14. Il fiacre n°13 - I° episodio "Delitto" .... Man at the court house (uncredited)
  15. Ladri di biciclette .... Man at the market

    1949
  16. Antonio di Padova .... Man listening to Antonio's sermon
  17. L'imperatore di Capri .... Manservant of Omar Bey Kahn

    1950
  18. È arrivato il cavaliere .... Vagabond
  19. Gli inesorabili .... Doorman
  20. La forza del destino .... Monk in the chorus

    1951
  21. Anna .... Man in the hospital

    1952
  22. Don Camillo .... Man at Gina Filotti's confrontation meeting
  23. Il cappotto .... Doctor
  24. Lo sceicco bianco .... Mental patient
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Re: Mr. Hyde

Post by PeplumParadise » 14/10/2020, 13:57

Terra di fuoco (1939) as Prisoner

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Re: Mr. Hyde

Post by PeplumParadise » 14/10/2020, 13:59

Due cuori fra le belve (1943) as Audience member at lecture
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Post by PeplumParadise » 14/10/2020, 14:00

Quartieri alti (1945) as Member of the catering team
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Post by PeplumParadise » 14/10/2020, 14:02

Gli inesorabili (1950) as Doorman
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Re: Mr. Hyde

Post by PeplumParadise » 18/10/2020, 21:12

L'imperatore di Capri (1949) as Manservant of Omar Bey Khan
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Re: Mr. Hyde

Post by Johan Melle » 21/10/2020, 18:19

Non ti pago! (1942) as Man in lottery shop
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Re: Mr. Hyde

Post by Johan Melle » 22/10/2020, 19:24

7 Jahre Glück (1942) as Bank robber.

This German-Italian co-production was made in two versions: a German-speaking one and an Italian-speaking one. The Italian version is named Sette anni di felicità and it replaces some of the German actors with Italian ones, which means that these different versions are essentially two separate films. I've only seen the German version, so I can't say for sure whether he also appears in the Italian one, but I'd be extremely surprised if doesn't as I can't imagine they'd bother to re-cast non-speaking bit parts or extras.
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Re: Mr. Hyde

Post by FatmanDan » 22/10/2020, 21:33

For this film, I have an otherwise uknown actor in his only role as "Bandit stealing money"... His name is Antonio Mancuso.

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Re: Mr. Hyde

Post by PeplumParadise » 25/10/2020, 21:52

Lo sceicco bianco (1952) as Mental patient.

Latest role yet and it's a Fellini, being pushed around by Romano Milani, whose usually impressive eyebrows pale in comparison.
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