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The Taming of the Scoundrel (1980)
"Il bisbetico domato" (original title)

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Adriano Celentano ...
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Lisa Silvestri
Edith Peters ...
Mamie
Pippo Santonastaso ...
Don Cirillo
Milly Carlucci ...
Renata
Sandro Ghiani ...
Benzinaio
Nicola Del Buono ...
Vittorio
Vincenzo De Toma ...
Contadino malato
Jimmy il Fenomeno ...
Campagnolo
Elena Mari
Angela Mainardi
Guido Spadea ...
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Marco Columbro ...
Guidatore del camioncino
Gianni Coletto ...
Nipote di Mamie
Massimo Mirani
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20 December 1980 (Italy)  »

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Il bisbetico domato  »

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ITL 2,120,000,000 (Italy)
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The carpet on Lisa's "sick room" was fake. It was just painted on the floor to accomplish the stunt where Lisa's bed gets pulled out of the room with a tractor. See more »

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Version of Kiss Me, Kate (1958) See more »

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Innamorata, incavolata a vita
Performed by Adriano Celentano
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Shakespeare it ain't
3 October 1999 | by (Marly, Switzerland) – See all my reviews

This is a very sexist and unfunny comedy with an illogical plot. Macho farmer Adriano Celentano treats lovely Ornella Muti worse than his farm animals, but she still tries to seduce him - a poor excuse for her two nude scenes. One moment is worth remembering though: That's when Celentano drives with a tractor through an Italian village, having taken in tow a bed with the quite furious Muti in it.


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