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Texas '46

Based on a true story its the untold story of Italian World War II POW"S in Jan 1946. Luca Zingaretti stars as one of over 50,000 Italian Prisoners of War detained at POW camps in the U.S. Roy Schneider stars as Colonel Gartner, the Commander of the camp. Things take a turn for the worse when Manin is brought back from his most recent escape by a patrol force, only to realize that the camp has been evacuated while he was gone. Gartner is forced to keep Manin at the camp until another patrol force can come pick him up. However, no one ever comes. The phone lines get cut, and the two men realize they are completely isolated from the outside world. It is up to each man now to escape the camp.An untold and rarely known fact of US held Italian POW"S


Texas '46 Cast

Name Character
Roy Scheider He was 72, 75 years old when he died as Colonel Gartner
Luca Zingaretti He was 43, now 62 years old as Luigi Manin
Mario Opinato He was 37, now 59 years old as tenente Carlo Ticinà
Vincent Riotta He was 45, now 64 years old as prigioniero italiano
Robert Farrior He was 32, now 54 years old as tenente Donovan
Sue Cremin as Betty

Texas '46 Crew

Name Department
Carlo Siliotto as Original Music Composer. He was 54 (now 73) years old Sound
Giorgio Serafini as Director. He was 42 (now 61) years old Directing
Giorgio Serafini as Writer. He was 42 (now 61) years old Writing
Texas '46 poster
Texas '46 (21 years)

  • Release day: Friday, January 11, 2002
  • Runtime: 96 minutes