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The Barber of Rio (1996)

Il barbiere di Rio (original title)
Matteo is a Roman barber. In Roma his activity is driving him almost to ruin, he is full of debts. He decides to escape from this depressing reality accepting his sister Angelina invitation... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Diego Abatantuono ...
Matteo
Rocco Papaleo ...
Ugo
Giuseppe Oristanio ...
Rocco
Margaret Mazzantini ...
Silvia
Renata Fronzi ...
Angelina
Dario Tata ...
Alex
Claudio Bignone ...
Simone
Mauro Di Francesco ...
italiano a Rio
Nini Salerno ...
Italiano a Rio
Ugo Conti ...
italiano a Rio
Antonio Petrocelli ...
poliziotto
Zuleika Dos Santos ...
Giorgigna
Irene Grandi ...
Angelo custode
Luiz Armado ...
Paulo
Monica Assis ...
travestito
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Matteo is a Roman barber. In Roma his activity is driving him almost to ruin, he is full of debts. He decides to escape from this depressing reality accepting his sister Angelina invitation to Brazil. In Rio he knows his nephew Rocco and his fiancé Giorgigna. They both drive him round Rio for the classic tour among beaches and monuments. Following the news that his former wife had a car accident Matteo decides to come back to Roma. Soon Giorgigna reaches him in Roma. But at the end the delicate economic situation in Roma oblige them to come back to Brasil, where Matteo open a new barber shop. Written by 1felco

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