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Rita la zanzara (1966)

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Rita, a vivacious co-ed is in love with her music teacher, a man who leads a double life - bespectacled professor by day and composer of rock songs by night. Will Rita win his heart?

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Rita Pavone ...
Rita
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Paolo Randi
Peppino De Filippo ...
Carmelo Pappagone
Nino Taranto ...
Director of education
Bice Valori ...
Luigina, the school director
Turi Ferro ...
Sicilian professor
Milena Vukotic ...
Dance instructor
Giusi Raspani Dandolo ...
Catherine Spaak
Laura Efrikian ...
Lili
Mirella Pamphili ...
Mrs. Bonfanti
Vittorio Congia ...
Ciccio
Ugo Fangareggi ...
Wolfgang
Paolo Panelli ...
Peppino
Gino Bramieri ...
A drunkard
Sergio Ferranino ...
Paolo's friend
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Rita, a vivacious co-ed is in love with her music teacher, a man who leads a double life - bespectacled professor by day and composer of rock songs by night. Will Rita win his heart? Written by Salvatore Santangelo <pappagone2@libero.it>

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30 September 1966 (Italy)  »

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Rita the Mosquito  »

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