MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 4,070 this week

Febbre da cavallo (1976)

 -  Comedy  -  1988 (West Germany)
7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 869 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 1 critic

Il mondo che ruota attorno alle corse dei cavalli ed in particolare alle scommesse è il protagonista del film; mondo rappresentato da Mandrake, Pomata e Felice. Il primo sempre sul punto di... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2610 titles
created 27 Mar 2012
 
a list of 3181 titles
created 24 Jan 2013
 
a list of 22 titles
created 28 May 2013
 
a list of 482 titles
created 03 Nov 2013
 
list image
a list of 16 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Febbre da cavallo (1976)

Febbre da cavallo (1976) on IMDb 7.4/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Febbre da cavallo.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

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

The marquess of Grillo is a good-natured, clever and women-loving man who is always inventing stories and cracking all types of jokes. The film tells the story of his life.

Director: Mario Monicelli
Stars: Alberto Sordi, Caroline Berg, Andrea Bevilacqua
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Marco Sperelli is a teacher, he is divorced and he is sent to work in Corzano, a town near Naples. The first day of work he finds in the school only the school-caretaker and few girls and ... See full summary »

Director: Lina Wertmüller
Stars: Paolo Villaggio, Isa Danieli, Gigio Morra
I Am Afraid (1977)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Director: Damiano Damiani
Stars: Gian Maria Volonté, Erland Josephson, Mario Adorf
Director: Luciano Salce
Stars: Alberto Sordi, Ida Galli, Pupella Maggio
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The frustrating adventures of a humble employee who all the time has to fullfill the wishes and desires of his bosses.

Director: Luciano Salce
Stars: Paolo Villaggio, Anna Mazzamauro, Gigi Reder
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Based on Paolo Villaggio's books "Fantozzi" and "Il secondo, tragico Fantozzi", which are popular in Italy, this film tells the story of an unfortunate accountant's life over the course of ... See full summary »

Director: Luciano Salce
Stars: Paolo Villaggio, Anna Mazzamauro, Gigi Reder
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Nando Moriconi is a young Italian living in the early '50s Roma. He is completely crazy for everything that comes from the States. He tries to speak American-English (the most funny ever), ... See full summary »

Director: Steno
Stars: Alberto Sordi, Maria Pia Casilio, Giulio Calì
Annie (1976)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Annie, the mistress of a middle-aged financier, accompanies him on a trip to Hong Kong. When his business interests collapse Annie ends up destitute. She is befriended by a group of socialites and begins her rite of passage in their world.

Director: Massimo Dallamano
Stars: Annie Belle, Felicity Devonshire, Ciro Ippolito
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Armando is the daddy, Cristiano is the adult son. Each of them lives his life in a different way respect the other: Armando is an old play-boy and often he "buys" his women with his money; ... See full summary »

Director: Alberto Sordi
Stars: Alberto Sordi, Carlo Verdone, Edy Angelillo
Born Winner (1976)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A young man whose passions are money, beautiful women and racing motorcycles comes up with a scheme that will allow him to combine all three, all while committing the "perfect" crime.

Director: Aldo Lado
Stars: Joe Dallesandro, Eleonora Giorgi, Massimo Ranieri
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Three Italian have to move from their current city to vote to local elections elsewhere. Pasquale is an Italian emigrant living in Munich (Germany). He has to vote in Matera, Basilicata (... See full summary »

Director: Carlo Verdone
Stars: Carlo Verdone, Elena Fabrizi, Irina Sanpiter
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Marino Girolami
Stars: Marcel Bozzuffi, Anthony Steffen, Ennio Girolami
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Bruno Fioretti, 'Mandrake' (as Luigi Proietti)
Enrico Montesano ...
Catherine Spaak ...
Gabriella, Mandrake's girlfriend
Mario Carotenuto ...
Avv. De Marchis
Francesco De Rosa ...
Felice Roversi
Maria Teresa Albani ...
Fortune-teller
Gigi Ballista ...
Conte Dallara
Nikki Gentile ...
Mafalda (as Nicky Gentile)
...
Judge
Ennio Antonelli ...
Otello Rinaldi, the butcher, 'Manzotin'
Luciano Bonanni ...
Fatebenefratelli Hospital's male nurse
Aristide Caporale ...
Augustarello
Gianfranco Cardinali
Giuseppe Castellano ...
Stelvio Mazza
Fernando Cerulli ...
The Director of Commercial
Edit

Storyline

Il mondo che ruota attorno alle corse dei cavalli ed in particolare alle scommesse è il protagonista del film; mondo rappresentato da Mandrake, Pomata e Felice. Il primo sempre sul punto di sposare Gabriella, il secondo in perenne fuga dai suoi creditori. Quelli che li accomuna è il fatto di perdere sempre e comunque. Poi un giorna Gabriella dà a Mandrake tre nomi di brocchi da giocare a una corsa tris. Mandrake si lascia convincere da Pomata a puntare invece su un vincente sicuro che naturalmente perde. Come perde Mandrake i venti milioni che avrebbe vinto giocando i nomi suggeriti da Gabriella. Guai in vista per tutti. Written by Baldinotto da Pistoia

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1988 (West Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Horse Fever  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,365,221 (Italy) (1 November 2002)

Gross:

$2,118,733 (Italy) (8 November 2002)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Followed by Horse Fever: The Mandrake Sting (2002) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
best italian movie,ever/il meglio der mejio
25 May 2001 | by See all my reviews

having viewed this movie is a requsite for the entrance visa for italy.once at the border you will be asked to identify characters such as "Mandrake" and "er Pomata",to predict horse race results with the ability of a "horse-computer",and to explain how easy it is,today,to go from an "egg to an atomic war"....the ultimate romanaccio classic,higher than Spartacus!


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Febbre da cavallo (1976) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?