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The Counterfeit Contessa (1994)

TV-PG | | Comedy, Romance | TV Movie 4 April 1994
Gina Nardino, a young saleswoman at the food counter of a posh department store, falls hard for a society stud, and, through a series of accidents, impresses him by taking on the false ... See full summary »

Director:

Ron Lagomarsino

Writers:

Christine Burrill (story), Randi Johnson (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Téa Leoni ... Gina Leonarda Nardino
D.W. Moffett ... Dawson Everett
David Beecroft David Beecroft ... Sinclair Everett
Karla Tamburrelli Karla Tamburrelli ... Countess Sofia di Sarzanello
Susan Walters ... Palmer Hewitt
Molly Price ... Margo
Nicole de Boer ... Helena Everett (as Nikki de Boer)
Holland Taylor ... Wallace Everett
Lynn Cohen ... Angie Nardino
Sam Coppola ... Mel Nardino
Louis Guss Louis Guss ... Antony Nardino
Jonathan Potts ... Floyd
Pat Mastroianni ... Carlos
Falconer Abraham Falconer Abraham ... Lefty
James Mainprize James Mainprize ... Mr. Butterhands
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Storyline

Gina Nardino, a young saleswoman at the food counter of a posh department store, falls hard for a society stud, and, through a series of accidents, impresses him by taking on the false identity of an Italian contessa. But the masquerade begins to get out of hand when the stud's brother sees through her disguise...and likes what he sees. Written by Kathy Li

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Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 April 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Contessa See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Palmer Hewitt: High tops with a tux? There's going to be a Contessa here. Her father owns... Sicily or something! If she is offended in any way by your shoes...
Dawson Everett: I will offend her in dozens of ways before she even looks at my shoes.
Palmer Hewitt: Would you do me just one tiny little favor?
Dawson Everett: What's that?
Palmer Hewitt: Put them on.
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HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
30 October 1999 | by gingernixSee all my reviews

Counterfeit Contessa is a great movie because it makes you feel great about yourself. One of the few videos I will borrow again from the video store--an enjoyable movie for everyone. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED


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