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Toto Who Lived Twice (1998)
"Totò che visse due volte" (original title)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  20 March 1998 (Italy)
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The film has three stories. First is about local village idiot Paletta, who can not afford the services of a whore and so steals a locket from a holy shrine belonging to local mafia don. ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marcello Miranda ...
Paletta
Carlo Giordano ...
Fefè
Pietro Arciadiacono ...
Pitrinu
Salvatore Gattuso ...
Totò / Don Totò
Angelo Prollo ...
Customer #1 / Apostle
Camillo Conti ...
Tremmotori
Antonino Carollo ...
Don Nenè
Leonardo Aiello ...
Paletta's Chaser
Antonino Cirrincione ...
Cascino
Giuseppe Pedalino ...
Pig-Keeper
Michele Lunardo ...
Accordion Player
Aurelio Mirino ...
Customer #2
Rosolino Spatola ...
Customer #3
Vincenzo Girgenti ...
Customer #4
Antonino Accomando ...
Robber #1
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The film has three stories. First is about local village idiot Paletta, who can not afford the services of a whore and so steals a locket from a holy shrine belonging to local mafia don. Second shows the story of betrayal of Pitrinu (who's dead now) by his lover Fefe. Final episode is about lowlife Lazarus. He is killed by mob boss Toto, but raised from the dead by a local messiah, who is also known as Toto (and is played by same actor). Written by Anonymous

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The Dogma Genius...
7 March 2003 | by (New York, NY, USA) – See all my reviews

The opening scene has a flavor of Pasolini's work and then it is reinforced by a scene from a Pasolini's film...... This film will not be enjoyed by the masses, but that is to be expected with all great works..... Dogma in theory, Dogma in Style....... A must see, especially for any film junkie or film maker.... It is rich in the shooting techniques of angle shots and their use of lighting is brilliant.... If you have ever been in that part of the world, Sicily, then you may even recognize a few of the characters......


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