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Anziano signore (segment "Mostro della domenica, Il") / Iago (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Ugo D'Alessio ...
Il commissario di PS (segment "Mostro della domenica, Il")
Regina Seiffert ...
La Ragazza (segment "Mostro della domenica, Il")
Dante Maggio ...
(segment "Mostro della domenica, Il")
Sandro Merli ...
Porter (segment "Gelosia, La")
Renzo Marignano ...
L'automobilista (segment "Perche"?") / Principe consorte (segment "Viaggio di lavoro") (as Enzo Marignani)
Franco Franchi ...
Ciccio Ingrassia ...
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Laura Betti ...
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Bianca (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Domenico Modugno ...
Lo spazzino (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Carlo Pisacane ...
Francesco Leonetti ...
Il Burattinaio (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Luigi Barbieri ...
Un burattino (segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
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Toto's last feature film. Was theatrically released in Italy exactly one year after his death. See more »


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from La Gaîté Parisienne (excerpt)(segment "Che cosa sono le nuvole?")
Written by Jacques Offenbach
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0 rate for Cosa sono le nuvole ?
5 April 2014 | by (France) – See all my reviews

One of the best pieces of the Italian cinema with dialogues written by Pasolini who was a fantastic poet, and somebody is so ignorant to define this a bad movie ? Well I understand that it is not easy if you don't know Italian, but the cast is really very famous, going from Toto (a comic that was also a real Italian prince) to Franco Franchi, Ciccio Ingrassia, Davoli, Modugno, the poetic idea that stands behind this "remake" of the Otello that has a very philosophic interpretation of life (finally I can't explain if you are so dumb not to understand it), and that'all , I finally finished my ten lines, MA VAFFANCULO VERAMENTE, VA !


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