Marionette (1939 film)
Marionette is a 1939 Italian comedy film directed by Carmine Gallone and starring Beniamino Gigli, Carla Rust and Lucie Englisch. It featured the onscreen debut of Marcello Mastroianni as an uncredited extra.
|Directed by||Carmine Gallone|
|Produced by||Baldassarre Negroni|
|Written by||Walter Forster|
Otto Ernst Lubitz
|Starring||Beniamino Gigli |
|Music by||Alois Melichar|
|Edited by||Oswald Hafenrichter|
Produced by the Italian-German company Itala Film, it was shot at the Cinecittà Studios in Rome. The film's sets were designed by the art director Guido Fiorini. A separate German version Dir gehört mein Herz was also made.
- Beniamino Gigli as Il tenore Mario Rossi
- Carla Rust as Gloria Bakermann
- Lucie Englisch as Nannina, la falsa contessa Veranuzzi
- Paul Kemp as Rico
- Theo Lingen as Luigi
- Richard Romanowsky as Il maestro Galli
- Romolo Costa as Frank Davis
- Guglielmo Barnabò as Un contadino
- Nicola Maldacea as Uno stalliere
- Rio Nobile as Bellini
- Dina Romano as Emilia, una contadina
- Heinz Salfner as Lo zio di Gloria
- Friedrich Ettel as Astori, l'impresario
- Erich Kestin as Francesco, il maggiordomo
- Marcello Mastroianni as Extra
- "The Complete Index To World Film: Marionette". CITWF.com. Retrieved 13 March 2009.
- Dewey p.26
- Donald Dewey. Marcello Mastroianni: His Life and Art. Carol Publishing Group, 1993.