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I mostri (1963)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 10 April 1968 (USA)
The myths of the sixties are satirized in 20 episodes.

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The Father (segment "L'Educazione sentimentale") / Policeman (segment "Il Mostro") / Stefano (segment "Come un Padre") / Battacchi (segment "Il povero Soldato") / L'Onorevole (segment "La Giornata dell'Onorevole") / Latin Lover (segment "Latin Lovers-Amanti latini") / Pilade Fioravanti (segment "Testimone volontario") / The Traffic Warden (segment "L'Agguato") / The Car Owner (segment "Vernissage") / The Man at Cinema (segment "Scenda l'Oblio") / The Husband (segment "L'Oppio dei Popoli") / Guarnacci (segment "La nobile Arte")
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The Actor (segment "La Raccomandazione") / Policeman (segment "Il Mostro") / Favilla (segment "Presa dalla Vita") / The Director (segment "Presa dalla Vita") / Nicola (segment "Che Vitaccia!") / Latin Lover (segment "Latin Lovers-Amanti latini") / Avvocato D'Amore (segment "Testimone volontario") / Richetto (segment "I due Orfanelli") / Roberto (segment "Il Sacrificato") / Elisa (segment "La Musa") / The Road Hog (segment "La Strada è di Tutti") / The Friar (segment "Il Testamento di Francesco") / Artemio Altidori (segment "La nobile Arte")
Lando Buzzanca ...
Luciana's Husband (segment "Come un padre")
Marino Masé ...
The Lover (segment "L'Oppio dei Popoli")
Marisa Merlini ...
Fioravanti's Wife (segment "Testimone volontario")
Rika Dialyna ...
Giuliana (segment "Il Sacrificato") (as Rica Dialina)
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The Wife (segment "L'Oppio dei Popoli") (as Michele Mercier)
Ricky Tognazzi ...
Paoletto (segment "L'Educazione sentimentale") (as Rick Tognazzi)
Franco Castellani ...
Giulio Francusi (segment "La Raccomandazione")
Maria Mannelli ...
Signora Ceccarelli (segment "Presa dalla Vita")
Mario Laurentino ...
The Police Officer (segment "Il povero Soldato")
Angela Portaluri ...
Ersilia (segment "Che Vitaccia!")
Carlo Kechler ...
Onorevole's Colleague with Moustaches (segment "La Giornata dell'Onorevole") (as Carlo Kecler)
Ugo Attanasio ...
General Olivazzi (segment "La Giornata dell'Onorevole")
Luciana Vincenzi ...
The Girl (segment "Latin Lovers-Amanti latini")
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The myths of the sixties are satirized in 20 episodes.

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14 Happenings! Wild! Weird! Wonderful!

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Abbronzatissima
Lyrics by Carlo Rossi
Composed and performed by Edoardo Vianello
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20 funny episodes
24 August 2003 | by (canada) – See all my reviews

For me it's difficult to speak about this great comedy. it's very funny with sometimes black humour. There is also a good psychological analysis of italian society. Dino Risi with "I Mostri" & "I Nuovi Monstri" do an excelent job. Gassman and Tognazi are exceptional.

My advice:

  • If you have seen the movie, see it again


and if you haven't you must try to find it.


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