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Che gioia vivere (1961)

 -  Comedy  -  15 May 1961 (France)
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Ulysse Cecconato
Barbara Lass ...
Franca Fossati
Gino Cervi ...
Olinto Fossati
Rina Morelli ...
Rosa Fossati
Carlo Pisacane ...
Grandfather 'Fossati'
Paolo Stoppa ...
Hairdresser
Giampiero Littera ...
Turiddu
Didi Perego ...
Isabella
Nanda Primavera
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Aroldo Tieri
Luigi Giuliani
Stefano Valle
Jacques Stany ...
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Annibale Ninchi
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Italian censorship visa # 34961 delivered on 9-5-1961. See more »

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It has not aged well
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It was the second time Delon had teamed up with René Clément:their first collaboration produced a great thriller "purple noon" .The second attempt produced a would be comedy which is not funny at all.The plot deals with fascists in charge of finding the antifascist printing houses.It's repetitive ,ponderous and boring.Barbara Lass was then Roman Polanski's wife and they came to France together at the turning of the decade.Lass's moment of glory was short-lived but Polanski would direct a segment in "les plus belles escroqueries du monde" a couple of years later.

Clement ditched comedy and went back to genres he was better at:the WW2 movie ("le jour et l'heure" ) and the thriller ("les félins")


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