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Capriccio all'italiana (1968)

The film consists of six short stories created by different directors, but all the stories share one thing: a warm irony to current events.

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Roberto Gianviti (segment), Agenore Incrocci (segment) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Totò ... Anziano signore (segment "Mostro della domenica, Il") / Iago (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Ugo D'Alessio Ugo D'Alessio ... Il commissario di PS (segment "Mostro della domenica, Il")
Regina Seiffert Regina Seiffert ... La Ragazza (segment "Mostro della domenica, Il")
Dante Maggio Dante Maggio ... (segment "Mostro della domenica, Il")
Sandro Merli Sandro Merli ... Porter (segment "Gelosa, La")
Renzo Marignano Renzo Marignano ... L'automobilista (segment "Perche"?") / Principe consorte (segment "Viaggio di lavoro") (as Enzo Marignani)
Franco Franchi ... Cassio (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Ciccio Ingrassia ... Roderigo (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Ninetto Davoli ... Othello (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Laura Betti ... Desdemona (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Adriana Asti ... Bianca (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Domenico Modugno ... Lo spazzino (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Carlo Pisacane ... Brabanzio (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Francesco Leonetti Francesco Leonetti ... Il Burattinaio (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Luigi Barbieri Luigi Barbieri ... Un burattino (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
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The film consists of six short stories created by different directors, but all the stories share one thing: a warm irony to current events.

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Comedy

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

16 May 1982 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Caprice Italian Style See more »

Filming Locations:

Roma, Lazio, Italy

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 51197 delivered on 2-4-1968. See more »


Soundtracks

Addagio
from String Quartet K.516 (excerpt)(segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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6 VERY DIFFERENT EPISODES
7 December 2018 | by simonechieppeSee all my reviews

Like many Italian movies of those years, this film is composed by some episodes (6): they are very different for lenght, style etc. so, it's obvious, even the quality is quite different: Pasolini's is a little masterpiece, full of poetry, and the episode with Totò against long-hair-guys is really hilarious. I have to admit that I don't even remember the other episodes, but those I mentioned above are a must-see, so I give 7 stars, but you can easily find the separated episodes on the Net. Actually, if you are addicted to blockbuster-for-dummies, that means you don't like real cinema, so don't watch this movie!


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