Orazio Menicotti is a night policeman in Rome. One night he is present at a quarrel between husband and wife and he volunteers to take the wife to the Police Station. While he goes around ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Mario Carotenuto ...
Nando Paciocchi
Andrea Checchi ...
Orazio Menicotti
Hélène Chanel ...
Blond Tourist
Gina Rovere ...
Gina
Gabriele Antonini ...
Ennio
Aroldo Tieri ...
Titillo
Ombretta Colli ...
Silvana
Mario De Simone ...
Occhio Di Bue
Nino Terzo ...
Maggiola
Marisa Merlini ...
Nunziata Maggiola
Gino Bramieri ...
Panza
Burt Nelson ...
Husband of Blond Tourist
Silla Bettini ...
Bullone
Luigi Bonos
Giangaetano Gabella
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Orazio Menicotti is a night policeman in Rome. One night he is present at a quarrel between husband and wife and he volunteers to take the wife to the Police Station. While he goes around Rome with the blonde and beautiful woman, a bank is robbed. Orazio believes the local gangster is guilty and he rushes to Occhio di Bue's home. When he finds out a different truth, Orazio, Occhio di Bue and his friends will try to get back the loot to put it back before the robbery is disclosed. Written by Baldinotto da Pistoia

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4 May 1962 (Italy)  »

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Getting Away with It the Italian Way  »

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La nottola di notte
Sung by Gianni Meccia
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