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The Firemen of Viggiu (1949)

I pompieri di Viggiù (original title)
In the village of Viggiù, the firemen organize various skits and performances in their theater, inviting all the celebrities known at that time.

Director:

Mario Mattoli

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nino Taranto Nino Taranto ... Himself
Totò ... The Suitor - Disguises Himself as Dummy / Band Leader
Vanda Osiris Vanda Osiris ... Herself
Carlo Dapporto Carlo Dapporto ... Himself
Isa Barzizza Isa Barzizza ... Toto's conquest
Mario Castellani Mario Castellani ... Jealous husband
Ariodante Dalla Ariodante Dalla
Ricky Denver Ricky Denver ... French comedian
Harry Feist Harry Feist ... 'Bahia' dancer
Elena Giusti Elena Giusti ... Soubrette
Myriam Glori Myriam Glori ... Swimmer
Laura Gore Laura Gore ... Pomponia
Guido Morisi Guido Morisi
Rosetta Pedrani Rosetta Pedrani ... Swimmer
Mario Riva Mario Riva
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Storyline

In the village of Viggiù, the firemen organize various skits and performances in their theater, inviting all the celebrities known at that time.

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Genres:

Comedy | Musical

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Details

Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

16 April 1949 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Girândola de Estrelas See more »

Filming Locations:

Farnerasina studios, Italy See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Lux Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 5403 dated 6 April 1949. See more »

Connections

Featured in Cinema Paradiso (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

I pompieri de Viggiu
Lyrics written by Lerici and Nino Rastelli
Music composed by Armando Fragna
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