3 Supermen a Tokyo
3 Supermen a Tokyo[lower-alpha 1] is a 1968 film directed by Bitto Albertini.
|3 Supermen a Tokyo|
|Directed by||Bitto Albertini|
|Story by||Mario Amendola|
|Music by||Ruggero Cini|
|Edited by||Vincenzo Vanni|
Two ruthless thieves known as "the supermen" are captured by the government, and in exchange for commuting their sentence they are forced to accompany the agent Martin, who has a mission to find a recording which, if brought to light, would cause a political scandal. But the road is not easy, and they encounter all kinds of obstacles.
3 Supermen a Tokio did not have any of the original cast outside Gloria Paul of the original film The Three Fantastic Supermen.
3 Supermen a Tokio was shot in Tokyo. When shooting there, director Bitto Albertini stated that filming was shot with indifference from the Japanese paseers-by when shooting a car chase with the scene being shot with hidden cameras in hopes to capture the shocked reactions from the crowd.
3 Superman a Tokyo was released in Italy in 1968. It was released in Germany as Drei tolle Kerle on 17 July 1968.
- The title is often misspelled as 3 supermen in Tokio, even on the Italian DVD release.
- Curti 2016, p. 128.
- Curti 2016, p. 129.
- Albertini 1998, p. 136.
- "Drei tolle Kerle". Filmportal.de. Retrieved 21 August 2019.
- Albertini, Bitto (1998). Tra un ciak e l'altro storielle di Bitto Albertini. Catania: Edizioni Boemi.
- Curti, Roberto (2016). Diabolika: Supercriminals, Superheroes and the Comic Book Universe in Italian Cinema. Midnight Marquee Press. ISBN 978-1-936168-60-6.