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Fun Is Beautiful (1980)
"Un sacco bello" (original title)

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Three stories, three characters all played by Verdone. The first is an awkward young man, who meet a Spanish tourist in Rome. The second has planned a trip towards East with a suitcase full... See full summary »

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Enzo / Ruggero / Leo / Don Alfio / Anselmo / Professore
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Mario
Renato Scarpa ...
Sergio
Verónica Miriel ...
Marisol
Isabella De Bernardi ...
Fiorenza (as Isabella Bernardi)
Fausto Di Bella ...
Il fidanzato di Marisol
Sandro Ghiani ...
Cristian
Maria Mizar ...
Angelicuccia (as Maria Mizar Ferrara)
Luciano Bonanni ...
Infermiere anziano
Filippo Ciro ...
Il 'Dottorino' (as Filippo Ciró)
Filippo Trincia ...
L'uomo affacciato alla finestra
Pietro Zardini ...
Il vecchio bendato
Bruno Rosa
Eolo Capritti ...
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Three stories, three characters all played by Verdone. The first is an awkward young man, who meet a Spanish tourist in Rome. The second has planned a trip towards East with a suitcase full of stockings and biro pens. The last one is a hippy whose father tries to convince him to get back home. Written by Sembola

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"...in che senso?!"

Three man (playing by Carlo Verdone) and three different story: Leo is a shy guy, and it's world is only the job, the mother and Ladispoli. But he meet Marisol (Verónica Miriel), and it's way to see the world will begin to change. Enzo is the contrary of Leo. It's a boy much outlandish, tries to attract people with it's outlandish stories. While he is travel for a vacation, a friend of this will be felt badly in it's car. But for Enzo it is all a fact of nervousness. Ruggiero is a boy who lives in a community, and when he come to Rome, it finds again the father. He invites Ruggiero to pass a day between the old ones walls of house. And he meet old faces known in the past. All will find it changed.

A great comedy, with many phrases rendered celebrates from the big actor Verdone. I council this film to who wants to know the comic Carlo Verdone.


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