Rete4 and Cine34 celebrate 85 years of Lino Banfi by broadcasting some of his cult films: here is the TV program
Lino Banfi turns 85, he was born on 9 July 1936. On the occasion of his birthday, Reta4 and Cine34 pay homage to the actor by broadcasting 10 of his films that have become cult. It starts on Thursday 8th and continues until Saturday 10th July.
Over the course of his long career (in the video Banfi talks about his apprenticeship) it was directed by Luciano Salce, Fernando Di Leo, Nanni Loy, Steno and Dino Risi. He marked the collective imagination, as the protagonist of many films of a unique genre, such as that of the Italian sexy comedy. He starred in dramatic roles. It was definitively consecrated by fiction as A Doctor in the Family.
A huge popularity, awarded with important honors: today Lino Banfi is Grand Officer of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, Knight of the Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic and member of the Italian commission at UNESCO.
The tribute to the Adria artist kicks off on Retequattro, Thursday 8 July, in the first and second evening, with two masterpieces of comedy à la Banfi: The coach in the ball and The coach in the ball 2. The legendary Oronzo Canà , unlikely coach of Longombarda, has the audacity to apply the suggestive form of 5-5-5 thanks to which, after years of militancy in the minor leagues of the Championship, the team will arrive in Serie A … To report, the cameos of Carlo Ancelotti , Nils Liedholm, Oscar Damiani, Zico, Roberto Pruzzo, Ciccio Graziani, Aldo Biscardi and Giampiero Galeazzi.
In the sequel, Banfi returns as Oronzo, 24 years after the first film. The former coach will once again save the Lombard … Here too, a crowd of cameos, including: Alessandro Del Piero, Francesco Totti, Daniele De Rossi, Gianluigi Buffon, Francesco Graziani, Andrij Ševčenko, Carlo Ancelotti, Clarence Seedorf, Marco Materazzi, Luca Toni, Filippo Inzaghi, Giancarlo Antognoni, Fulvio Collovati, Pruzzo and Graziani. And again, Ilaria D'Amico, Sandro Piccinini, Little Tony, Mario Sconcerti, Claudio Lotito, Luciano Spalletti, Carlo Mazzone.
On Cine34 the review-tribute airs on 9 and 10 July, starting at 19.00: eight titles, among the most exemplary of Lino Banfi's professional-cinematographic career. On Friday, with Commissioner Lo Gatto, followed by Come on stupid, Cornetti alla crema and The Honorable with the lover under the bed. On Saturday, with School of thieves, followed by Fracchia the human beast, Spaghetti at midnight, The nurse in the military ward.
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