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The Commandant (1963)

Il comandante (original title)
The retired general Antonio Cavalli is a nuisance to his family: to his wife Francesca who still works, to his son and to his daughter-in-law. Then he finds a job in a building firm. Only ... See full summary »

Director:

Paolo Heusch

Writers:

Rodolfo Sonego (screenplay), Rodolfo Sonego (story)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Totò ... Col. Antonio Cavalli
Andreina Pagnani Andreina Pagnani ... Francesca Cavalli
Britt Ekland ... Iris (as Britt Marie Eklund)
Isa Crescenzi Isa Crescenzi ... La coinquilina
Linda Sini Linda Sini ... La contessa
Carlotta Barilli ... Luisa
Alberto De Amicis Alberto De Amicis ... Il socio de Sandrelli
Luciano Marin Luciano Marin ... Franco, figlio di Antonio
Mario Castellani Mario Castellani ... Castelletti
Franco Fabrizi ... Sandrelli
Piero Morgia Piero Morgia ... Autista del colonello
Pietro Martellanza Pietro Martellanza ... Giovane ufficiale (as Peter Martell)
Anna Lina Alberti Anna Lina Alberti ... Giocatrice in casa Cavalli (as Lina Alberti)
Elvira Cortese Elvira Cortese ... Coinquilina
Marcella Valeri Marcella Valeri ... Cassiera bar tabacchi
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Storyline

The retired general Antonio Cavalli is a nuisance to his family: to his wife Francesca who still works, to his son and to his daughter-in-law. Then he finds a job in a building firm. Only by chance Cavalli finds out that his salary is paid by his wife to keep him busy. But the general is well known as a very reliable man, and Sandrelli, the firm's owner, uses him and his name to win a valuable contract. When Sandrelli is arrested, the general finds the money to honour his debt but he is robbed while he is going to the bank... Written by Piergiorgio Romani <p.romani@flashnet.it>

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

23 December 1963 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Commandant See more »

Filming Locations:

Rome, Lazio, Italy

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