Alex, Ivo and Pacifico three Sicilian twin brothers are reunited for their father's funeral. Alex is the only one who has never left home, a no gooder photographer, fat and happy to be ... See full summary »

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Alex / Ivo / Pacifico
Lorenza Indovina ...
Margherita
Aisha Cerami ...
Cristina
Lucia Guzzardi ...
Maria
Rosa Pianeta ...
Cousin
Antonio Prester ...
Calogero (as Nino Prester)
Luigi Maria Burruano ...
Zu Alfiu
Stefania Spugnini ...
Odette
Giovanni Pontillo ...
Toni
Peter Davidson Shepherd ...
English customer
Béatrice Macola ...
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mario Patanè ...
Rag. Duzualfiu
Saro Pizzuto ...
Maresciallo
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Alex, Ivo and Pacifico three Sicilian twin brothers are reunited for their father's funeral. Alex is the only one who has never left home, a no gooder photographer, fat and happy to be tended by his several female relatives. Ivo emigrated to the North of the country a few years back, has become a hard man, an industrialist who breeds ferocious dogs to have his workers bitten. Pacifico is the best of this odd trio : he is a meek high school teacher who still knows how to take pleasure from the little things in life. Written by Salvatore Santangelo <pappagone2@libero.it>

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