Browsing the archives for the Maurizio Merli tag

Violent Rome (1976)

Country: Italy AKA: Roma Violenta, Forced Impact, Violent City Director: Marino Girolami Starring: Maurizio Merli, Ray Lovelock, John Steiner, Richard Conte, Luciano Rossi Music: Guido De Angelis, Maurizio De Angelis The man with the moustache, Maurizio Merli is back, as another hard-hitting, no holds barred police officer, in this the first of a trio of […]

No Comments Posted in Film
Tagged , , ,
Fear in the City (1976)

Country: Italy Director: Giuseppe Rosati Starring: Maurizio Merli, James Mason, Raymond Pellegrin, Silvia Dionsio, Franco Ressel, Cyril Cusack Music: Giampaolo Chiti Original Title: Paura in Citta AKA: Hot Stuff, Street War When it comes to giving crime a right proper kicking, no one kicks harder than Maurizio Merli. And he’s back in another hard-hitting poliziotteschi. […]

No Comments Posted in Film
Tagged , , , ,
Rome: Armed to the Teeth (1976)

Country: Italy AKA: Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Brutal Justice, Tough Ones Director: Umberto Lenzi Starring: Maurizio Merli, Arthur Kennedy, Giampiero Albertini, Maria Rosaria Omaggio, Tomas Milian, Ivan Rassimov, Luciano Pigozzi, Stefano Patrizi Music: Franco Micalizzi Here’s a quick look at another cop thriller from Italy. This poliziotteschi (as Italian cop thrillers are called), features […]

1 Comment Posted in Film
Tagged , , , ,
From Corleone To Brooklyn (1979)

Country: Italy Director: Umberto Lenzi Starring: Maurizio Merli, Van Johnson, Biagio Pelligra, Mario Erola Music: Franco Micalizzi From Corleone To Brooklyn is slightly different to most of Merli’s poliziotteschi – but not too much. Firstly he is still one tough cop, who’ll go to extreme lengths to stop crime dead in it’s tracks. He is […]

No Comments Posted in Film
Tagged , , ,