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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Giovanni Bazinni
Val Bazinni
Pop Bazinni
Contessa Bazinni
Lady Zito
Joey Zito (as Anthony De Sando)
Alexander Milani ...
Bobby Bazinni
Federico Fuoco ...
Anthony Bazinni
Father Jerry
Ronaldo Bazinni
Frank Ferrucci ...
Franco Pederzini ...
Kasper Michaels ...


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.


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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1.85 : 1
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Bridget Fonda's final feature film role before retiring from screen acting in 2002. See more »


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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Written by Dick Hyman
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Funny, sweet and a great movie to see with friends or a date. I loved the fireworks effects and Giancarlo!
12 February 2003 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

The whole Shebang is funny and sweet with wonderful fireworks effects! It does remind me in a good way of the movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding. I have actually had the opportunity to see the movie two times and enjoyed it very much both times.

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