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Where Are You Going on Holiday? (1978)

Dove vai in vacanza? (original title)
Three episodes, three funny couples and many great italians actors.

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(screenplay) (as Alessandro Continenza), (screenplay) (as Iaia Fiastri) | 7 more credits »
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Enrico (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
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Giuliana (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Pietro Brambilla ...
Tommaso - Armando's son (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Clara Colosimo ...
Virginia (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Emilio Locurcio ...
The Boy at restaurant (segment "Sarò tutta per te") (as Emilio Lo Curcio)
Adriano Amidei Migliano ...
Armando (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Lorraine De Selle ...
The Naked Girl at telephone (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Paola Orefice ...
(segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Rosanna Ruffini ...
(segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Ricky Tognazzi ...
Guest at Giuliana's (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Rodolfo Bigotti ...
Fulvio (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Elisabetta Pozzi ...
Guest at Giuliana's (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Brigitte Petronio ...
Guest at Giuliana's (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Marilda Donà ...
Antonietta (segment "Sarò tutta per te")
Roberto Spagnoli ...
(segment "Sarò tutta per te")
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Three episodes, three funny couples and many great italians actors.

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21 December 1978 (Italy)  »

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Where Are You Going on Holiday?  »

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Sordi episode the best!
15 October 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The Sordi episode of "Dove vai in vacanza" ("Le vacanze intelligenti") is one of the most hilarious Italian comedies ever made. By itself it runs 70 minutes and would make a great program for any audience. I once showed it to an Italian cultural club here in RI and it made everybody laugh galore. Same result at the "commedia all'italiana" series at MoMA. The fabulous Anna Longhi plays Sordi's fat wife. They are both Roman fruit vendors. Their snobbish children send them off on a vacation trip through Italy where the parents are supposed to get cultured and lose weight at the same time. But they are in turn puzzled, unhappy, and hungry. They long for their Roman sausage and pasta. The other two episodes in the film are mediocre, but "Le vacanze intelligenti" is a little masterpiece. It should have been released as a separate film.


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