Bullet for Stefano

Bullet for Stefano (Italian: Il Passatore, also known as The Ferryman) is a 1947 Italian adventure-drama-crime film written and directed by Duilio Coletti and starring Rossano Brazzi and Valentina Cortese. It is loosely based on real-life events of Stefano Pelloni (1824-1851), an Italian highwayman known as "Il Passatore".[1] It grossed 146.2 million lire at the Italian box office.[2]

Bullet for Stefano
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Directed byDuilio Coletti
Produced byLuigi Rovere
Dino De Laurentiis
Screenplay byDuilio Coletti
Federico Fellini
Tullio Pinelli
Story byBruno Corra
StarringRossano Brazzi
Valentina Cortese
Music byEnzo Masetti
CinematographyCarlo Montuori
Edited byMario Serandrei
Distributed byLux Film
Release date
22 October 1947




  1. ^ Paolo Mereghetti. Il Mereghetti - Dizionario dei film. B.C. Dalai Editore, 2010. ISBN 8860736269.
  2. ^ Roberto Chiti; Roberto Poppi; Enrico Lancia. Dizionario del cinema italiano: I film. Gremese, 1991. ISBN 8876055487.

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