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It Happens in Roma (1955)
"Gli ultimi cinque minuti" (original title)

 |  Comedy  |  25 May 1955 (Italy)
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Renata and Carlo covet the same apartment in Rome. They first quarrel but Carlo finds an original way out: what if they married and shared the place? Renata agrees but on one condition: ... See full summary »

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Renata Adorni
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Carlo Reani
Peppino De Filippo ...
Filippo Roberti
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Dino Moriani
Nadia Gray ...
Valeria Roberti, moglie di Filippo
Sophie Desmarets ...
La duchessa Isabella Camporese
Pierre Cressoy ...
Dagoberto
Elsa Merlini ...
Amica del pianista
Gianrico Tedeschi ...
Il pianista
Georges Bréhat ...
L'attore francese
Memmo Carotenuto ...
Operaio dell'ascensore
Henri Vidon ...
Un cardinale
Nando Bruno ...
Il portiere
Enrico Viarisio ...
Francesco, il maggiordomo
Silvana Jachino ...
La cameriera
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Renata and Carlo covet the same apartment in Rome. They first quarrel but Carlo finds an original way out: what if they married and shared the place? Renata agrees but on one condition: that she should be allowed to go on trying to find the man of her dreams. For a while suitors follow each other, each time ridiculed by Carlo. Things get harder however with Dino, a more serious rival. After dallying with the charming young man, Renata winds up realizing it is Carlo she really loves. Written by Guy Bellinger

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Italian censorship visa # 19096 dated 21 May 1955. See more »

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