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« #30 : July 29, 2005, 01:26:44 PM »

I`m not sure about how many year old he is. But I can tell you that I met to him (face to face) around 3 years ago in a sale of horses and he looked good. I have thought go to talk him and ask him a lot of question but I haven`t had time to do this. I`m usually go to get icecream at the "Bravissimo" and when I asked for him the manager have told me: He came here from time to time. He doesn`t have a special day.

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« #31 : July 28, 2006, 06:56:44 AM »

Yes, Christian, if you ever manage to make that interview, it will be the most welcome thing here, I guess.  ;)

I would like to know, why did they name him Benito in Italy and Miguel in other countries? It really disturbs me. I have DVD in Italian with subtitles and he is called Benito, but there is Miguel in the subtitles... that's really crappy.



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« #32 : July 29, 2006, 11:55:35 AM »

I have DVD in Italian with subtitles and he is called Benito, but there is Miguel in the subtitles... that's really crappy.

That's crazy!


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« #33 : August 05, 2006, 01:27:06 PM »

That's crazy!

Yes! It's completelly stupid. Why did they do such thing?

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« #34 : June 10, 2010, 02:08:36 AM »

According to the Internet, Antonio Prieto is also a successful singer, he scored a hot with 'La Novia', look it up. I never knew Don Miguel could sing? He missed up on his calling in life, going into crooning instead of bootlegging.


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« #35 : June 10, 2010, 11:54:04 AM »

I never knew Don Miguel could sing? He missed up on his calling in life, going into crooning instead of bootlegging.

I guess it had something to do with there being no musical records back in his days...

But thanks for the info.



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« #36 : June 10, 2010, 07:41:23 PM »

He's not a saint though, remember all the shots of him enjoying the Baxter massacre? Smiling, laughing....

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« #37 : June 16, 2010, 08:09:41 AM »

it was chief rifle tosser rubio, the brother ramone never had, that was responsible for interpreting Leone's Italian to Clint, & Clint's English to Leone

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« #38 : November 27, 2010, 04:50:13 PM »

if you wanted to know about antonio prieto who plays don miguel, heres all i could find.

born in chile

often credited as anton prieter

first movie Federales y unitarios (1927)

most recent movie Flor salvaje (1968)  

not sure if he's alive or not.

if then keep up the good work.

if not then maybe he'll finally escape from people like esteban and ramon.


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Check out wikipedia...It says he was Born in 1927...here       http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antonio_Prieto_%28actor%29

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« #39 : November 28, 2010, 12:15:47 PM »

I don't know... he looked older than 37 in the film to me... but that might be just my usual bad age-guessing skills.



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« #40 : November 29, 2010, 03:45:56 PM »

I don't know... he looked older than 37 in the film to me... but that might be just my usual bad age-guessing skills.

Gotta agree with you there MARM...I would have said he was more 67 than 37

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« #41 : May 02, 2011, 07:01:00 PM »

Gotta agree with you there MARM...I would have said he was more 67 than 37

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He must have had one hell of a hard life to look like that at 37 !


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« #42 : July 16, 2011, 11:29:16 AM »

Singer/Actor Antonio Prieto passes away at age 85.

http://news.yahoo.com/chilean-singer-actor-antonio-prieto-dies-85-081607826.html


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« #43 : July 16, 2011, 04:28:08 PM »

RIP Don Miguel  :'(


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« #44 : July 16, 2011, 07:00:44 PM »

RIP Don Miguel  :'(

So he was only about 38 when FOD was filmed? He seemed a lot older than that...

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