MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 17,320 this week

Don Camillo monsignore... ma non troppo (1961)

 -  Comedy  -  7 October 1961 (Italy)
6.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.9/10 from 1,028 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

Don Camillo is now a bishop, Peppone is now a senator, but their rivalry is as fierce as when they were just a village priest, and a village administrator. Don Camillo learns that Peppone ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(French dialogue), (dialogue), 3 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 134 titles
created 02 Oct 2011
 
a list of 506 titles
created 25 Apr 2012
 
a list of 407 titles
created 05 Jul 2012
 
a list of 23 titles
created 24 Jul 2012
 
a list of 645 titles
created 21 Dec 2013
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Don Camillo monsignore... ma non troppo (1961)

Don Camillo monsignore... ma non troppo (1961) on IMDb 6.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Don Camillo monsignore... ma non troppo.

User Polls

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

In a village of the Po valley where the earth is hard and life miserly, the priest and the communist mayor are always fighting to be the head of the community. If in secret, they admired ... See full summary »

Director: Julien Duvivier
Stars: Fernandel, Gino Cervi, Vera Talchi
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Rich oriental lord Cassim's cheeky servant Ali Baba was sent to buy a meaty girl-slave, but brings dancer Morgiane, whom he is enamored with. When he's part of a caravan robbed by Abdel's ... See full summary »

Director: Jacques Becker
Stars: Fernandel, Samia Gamal, Dieter Borsche
The Cow and I (1959)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

In 1942, a French prisonner of war in Germany decide to escape to France using a cow hold by a lunge as a decoy. He cross all Germany in this way.

Director: Henri Verneuil
Stars: Fernandel, Pierre-Louis, Ellen Schwiers
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Assola is an imaginary village on the border between Italy and France and the borderline crosses the village itself. The French customs agent Ferdinand is always trying to catch the Italian... See full summary »

Director: Christian-Jaque
Stars: Fernandel, Totò, René Génin
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Two missionaries (Bud Spencer and Terence Hill) come into conflict with the authorities when they turn their missionary into a parrot farm. The Bishop of Maracaibo calls them his 'black ... See full summary »

Director: Franco Rossi
Stars: Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, Jean-Pierre Aumont
Cop or Hood (1979)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Georges Lautner
Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Georges Géret, Jean-François Balmer
Blood Surf (Video 2000)
Comedy | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

A pair of entrepreneurs with more bravery than brains hit upon the idea of blood surfing: spreading chum in the water in order to attract sharks, then hopping on a surfboard and riding ... See full summary »

Director: James D.R. Hickox
Stars: Dax Miller, Kate Fischer, Duncan Regehr
Painkiller Jane (TV Series 2007)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Jane Vasco is a DEA agent recruited by a covert government agency that hunts genetically enhanced individuals. She discovers that she can heal rapidly from any injury and begins to investigate the source of her powers.

Stars: Kristanna Loken, Noah Danby, Stephen Lobo
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In 1978, $20 million was stolen from a Detroit bank. One of the robbers was caught, one was found dead, and the third disappeared. The money was never found. Seven years later, the robber ... See full summary »

Director: Bruno Corbucci
Stars: Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, C.B. Seay
Stille Nächte (TV Movie 2014)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Director: Horst Johann Sczerba
Stars: Markus John, Matthias Koeberlin, Katharina Schüttler
Weihnachtsmann gesucht (TV Movie 2002)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Uwe Janson
Stars: Christoph Waltz, Barbara Auer, Nikita Wokurka
Am Kreuzweg (TV Movie 2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Uwe Janson
Stars: Harald Krassnitzer, Karoline Eichhorn, Christopher Reinhardt
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Gino Cervi ...
Leda Gloria ...
Gina Rovere ...
Gisella Marasca
Valeria Ciangottini ...
Rosetta Grotti
...
Marco Tulli ...
Andrea Checchi ...
L'esponente comunista di Roma
Emma Gramatica ...
Desolina, la vecchia
Karl Zoff ...
Walter "Lenine" Botazzi, figlio di Peppone
Ruggero De Daninos ...
Un monsignore
Carlo Taranto ...
Marasca, il marito di Gisella
Armando Bandini ...
Don Carlino
Giuseppe Porelli ...
Il dottor Galluzzi
Andrea Scotti ...
Il capo dei giovani atleti
Edit

Storyline

Don Camillo is now a bishop, Peppone is now a senator, but their rivalry is as fierce as when they were just a village priest, and a village administrator. Don Camillo learns that Peppone is about to promote the building of a communal house on the place of an old, derelict church, and that spurns the old flame. They descend from Rome onto quiet Brescello, and they will agitate their faithful hosts, christians against communists, using all devious ways. Even Christ makes a cameo appearance, when things are going a trifle too far. Written by Artemis-9

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 October 1961 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Don Camillo... Monseigneur!  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Visa d'exploitation en France # 24852. See more »

Connections

Followed by Don Camillo in Moscow (1965) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The weakest Don Camillo film - but still enjoyable!
19 April 2014 | by (Austria) – See all my reviews

Of course, it's a matter of taste, but for me, it's the low point in the DonCamillo series, despite the actors giving great performances as always.

The problem here is the plot. We start with DC and Peppone both "trapped" in Rome - DC in the Vatican, Peppone in the Senate - and both grabbing the opportunity of a small local conflict to hurry back to Brescello. So, the opportunity for fish-out-of-water gags is wasted and the first 15 minutes do exactly nothing to further any plot apart from setting up a running gag (both remain at home much longer than planned, thinking up every kind of excuses not to return to Rome).

Back in Brescello, it's business as usual, quite literally: Many of the episodes are just rehashes of similar ones from films 1 & 2. There's little tension and few (if any) surprises; every subplot develops as expected.

Summaryy: While the film feels like a nice old acquaintance, it fails to hold my attention or bring something new to the world of DonCamillo.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?