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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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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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
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Franco Pederzini ...
Waiter
Kasper Michaels ...
Mailman
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Storyline

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

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

11 February 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Erotika pyrotehnimata  »

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Budget:

$17,000,000 (estimated)
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Goofs

At the end of the film in Naples harbor, the winner of the fireworks display is announced and Joey, Val and Contessa are in the background sitting among the spectators behind the announcer (upper right hand corner of the screen). However, at the very same time, Val and Contessa are standing with Giovanni in another part of the harbor, shown in the previous and next 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 Suicidal cousin comes to work in his family's fireworks factory after it blows up
12 February 2003 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

This is one of the funniest and most charming movies I have ever seen. If you liked Moonstruck or Big Fat Greek Wedding -- you'll love this one. Saw it at one of those recruited previews and the audince laughed and cried the whole 90

minutes.

What are you idots (filmmakers) waiting for? Put this movie in the theatres so I can go see it again!!!!!!!!!!


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