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The Whole Shebang (2001)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  11 February 2003 (USA)
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On a mission to save his family's fireworks business, a man becomes distracted after he falls in love.

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Giovanni Bazinni
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Val Bazinni
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Pop Bazinni
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Contessa Bazinni
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Lady Zito
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Joey Zito (as Anthony De Sando)
Alexander Milani ...
Bobby Bazinni
Federico Fuoco ...
Anthony Bazinni
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Father Jerry
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Ronaldo Bazinni
Frank Ferrucci ...
Arturo
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Maria
Giacomo Baessato ...
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Franco Pederzini ...
Waiter
Kasper Michaels ...
Mailman
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On a mission to save his family's fireworks business, a man becomes distracted after he falls in love.

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Love always starts with a spark.

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Comedy | Romance

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11 February 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Erotika pyrotehnimata  »

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$17,000,000 (estimated)
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Bridget Fonda's final feature film role before retiring from screen acting in 2002. See more »

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When Val tells Pop and Giovanni she will marry Joey Zito, the baguette keeps changing between shots. See more »

Soundtracks

Eso Beso
(That Kiss)
Written by Joe Sherman & Noel Sherman
Performed by Paul Anka
Courtesy of The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment
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A Predictable But Fun Romance Comedy With A Foreign Flair
30 January 2006 | by (utah) – See all my reviews

The decent, if not great or awesome, romantic comedy has a solid Italian flavor with Stanley Tucci with a so-so Italian accent and Bridget Fonda as the recently spurred and widowed wife that come together in this fireworks movie that contains an interesting (though not compelling) look at the explosive product storyline. Except for a confusing and disjointed wet piece of the letter that Bridget Fonda discovers though it is predictably tied up by the end, this is an average comedy movie that is light-weight but entertaining, worth a DVD rental price over the weekend with that special one. Six out of Ten Stars.


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