Sergio Leone Web Board
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
July 19, 2018, 03:02:51 AM
:


+  Sergio Leone Web Board
|-+  Films of Sergio Leone
| |-+  A Fistful of Dollars (Moderators: cigar joe, moviesceleton, Dust Devil)
| | |-+  Don Miguel Rojo
0 and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. « previous next »
: 1 2 3 [4]
: Don Miguel Rojo  ( 31311 )
sargatanas
Gunslinger
****
Offline Offline

Posts: 283


« #45 : July 17, 2011, 12:34:19 AM »

don Miguel also possessed a dynamite singing voice w/ several albums out. 
hey, the dude was on the big screen and he like split man.  somebody mentioned don Miguel
had a smile on his face during the Baxter massacre.
that was all fake. if you'd been there w/ ramone you'd be smiling too. if  Joe wouldn't come to town
there were more record deals rolling in for don.

stanton
Bounty Killer
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 3112



« #46 : July 17, 2011, 05:51:02 AM »

Tom Betts at the SWDB:

"The Antonio Prieto who played Don Miguel Benito Rojo was Anonio Prieto Puerto who was born in Aspe, Spain in 1914 and died
of a heart attack in Madrid, Spain on March 3, 1965. This makes more sense as the recently deceased singer, actor is only 4 years
older then Clint Eastwood and the actor playing Don Miguel looks to be a much older actor."


El Gorila
Chicken Thief
**
Offline Offline

Posts: 30


Fist Full of Nanners


« #47 : July 17, 2011, 02:58:51 PM »

RIP Don Miguel. :(


Carson, Carson, nice to meet you Carson, I'm King Kongs grandfather, What was that you said about those nanners ?
drinkanddestroy
Global Moderator
Bounty Killer
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 8684

trust a man who wears both a belt and suspenders?


« #48 : July 17, 2011, 04:57:58 PM »

Tom Betts at the SWDB:

"The Antonio Prieto who played Don Miguel Benito Rojo was Anonio Prieto Puerto who was born in Aspe, Spain in 1914 and died
of a heart attack in Madrid, Spain on March 3, 1965. This makes more sense as the recently deceased singer, actor is only 4 years
older then Clint Eastwood and the actor playing Don Miguel looks to be a much older actor."


so he was 50 when FOD was filmed... that sounds more like it


There are three types of people in the world, my friend: those who can add, and those who can't.
marmota-b
Bounty Killer
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 2934


It's perfect timing, large one...


« #49 : August 20, 2011, 12:31:16 PM »

It does. I thought it was suspicious. This makes sense...



There are two kinds of films in this world:those which stay,even when their genre is forgotten,and those which don't.
iceman
Bounty Killer
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 791


« #50 : August 25, 2011, 04:05:58 PM »

so he was 50 when FOD was filmed... that sounds more like it

So is this guy a fake pretending to be Don miguel...?????

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

and here

http://enmemoria.lavanguardia.com/obituarios/antonio-prieto.html     (translate the page)

and here

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0697391/news#ni12949343

I think they used a great deal of make up to age him........he did seem to have a pock marked face

ICE

« : August 25, 2011, 04:26:35 PM iceman »

"Take a slug of this captain.....and keep your ears open"
marmota-b
Bounty Killer
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 2934


It's perfect timing, large one...


« #51 : August 26, 2011, 12:49:09 AM »

Oh dear. That's complicated. Is there a photo of the older Antonio Prieto anywhere?



There are two kinds of films in this world:those which stay,even when their genre is forgotten,and those which don't.
Christian
Chicken Thief
**
Offline Offline

Posts: 32


« #52 : January 19, 2012, 07:38:53 PM »

 :) Hi gringos....!

It has been a long time since I posted something andů  here I am again to clear the doubt. As Tom Betts said upper, the actor who played Miguel Rojo is the spanish Antonio Prieto Puerto. The other Antonio Prieto, who recently passed away the last year, was the chilean singer and actorů who would not have any relation with the movie. Reading the book of Carlos Aguilar (spanish writer): "Leone" on page 132 appear: "... as the imposing Antonio Prieto, with his frog eyes and amazing face devoured by smallpox..."  To exit of doubts I questioned directly to Carlos Aguilar and told me it was a contemporary with the same name  confirming  this matter.


Antonio Prieto Puerto

dave jenkins
Bounty Killer
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 14006

"One banana, two banana, three banana, four...."


« #53 : January 19, 2012, 07:48:35 PM »

If I understand correctly, the man's family name was Prieto Puerto? Have I got that right? (So I can put the entry in the correct place in the SL Encyclopedia).



That's what you get, Drink, for not appreciating the genius of When You Read This Letter.
Christian
Chicken Thief
**
Offline Offline

Posts: 32


« #54 : January 20, 2012, 08:28:04 AM »

That`s right

: 1 2 3 [4]  
« previous next »
:  



Visit FISTFUL-OF-LEONE.COM

SMF 2.0.15 | SMF © 2017, Simple Machines
0.055110