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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
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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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Release Date:

11 February 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Erotika pyrotehnimata  »

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$17,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Bridget Fonda's final feature film role before retiring from screen acting in 2002. See more »

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 »

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Fuggeddaboutit
Written by Patrick Tuzzolino & George Zaloom
Performed by Patrick Tuzzolino
Courtesy of Skywriter Productions, Inc.
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Sweet, wry, funny and uplifting
25 February 2003 | by (New Jersey) – See all my reviews

This movie is very pretty to look at, with terrific editing and soundtrack. The story is warm and sweet, but not the least bit treacley. The very first scene immediately draws you into what's to come. A comforting "family is what it's all about" moral with a wonderfully awkward love story.


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