MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 6,555 this week

A Tale of Two Pizzas (2003)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  7 November 2003 (USA)
6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 121 users   Metascore: 36/100
Reviews: 5 user | 9 critic | 5 from Metacritic.com

A stolen secret recipe ignites a war between two tough New York families who've been battling for years over who makes the better pizza pie.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Family Entertainment Guide

Check out IMDb's comprehensive Family Entertainment Guide for recommendations for movies and TV series for every age and every viewing platform.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 4224 titles
created 12 Dec 2011
 
a list of 22 titles
created 02 Jan 2012
 
a list of 760 titles
created 24 Mar 2012
 
a list of 35 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 10 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: A Tale of Two Pizzas (2003)

A Tale of Two Pizzas (2003) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of A Tale of Two Pizzas.
1 win. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Stiffs I (2010)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A hearse driver (Aiello) bonds with a pack of Bostonians in an effort to keep a local funeral home in business.

Director: Frank Ciota
Stars: Danny Aiello, Jon Polito, Louis Vanaria
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Four gay high school friends make a pact to lose their virginity before they go to college.

Director: Todd Stephens
Stars: Michael Carbonaro, Jonathan Chase, Jonah Blechman
Sabbatical (2012)
Short | Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Sabbatical (n). 'A break or change from a normal routine.' but what if the normal routine is a healthy and loving relationship? In 'Sabbatical,' Phillip and Sam grapple with the concept of ... See full summary »

Director: Glenn Kiser
Stars: Shane Alexander, Judith Benezra, Michael Carbonaro
The Last Request I (2006)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Pop's last request is for his sons to continue the family name. When his brother dies trying, Jeff leaves the seminary and encounters crazy women and odd ball characters.

Director: John DeBellis
Stars: T.R. Knight, Danny Aiello, Mario Cantone
Comedy | Crime | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Down-and-out lounge singer Johnny Slade is hired by a mystery man to open a hot new club, the catch being he's given a new--and terrible--song to sing each night. Noticing that whenever he ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Blamire
Stars: John Fiore, Vincent Curatola, Dolores Sirianni
Wannabes (2000)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

When two brothers Angelo and the younger Paulie, get into a fight,it's broken up by the local Mafia don, the much feared and respected Santo. Fed up with their dead-end-jobs, Angelo, Paulie and two freinds abandon the 9-5 grind

Directors: Charles A. Addessi, William DeMeo
Stars: William DeMeo, Conor Dubin, Robert Daleo
The Carbonaro Effect (TV Series 2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Michael Carbonaro, an experienced magician, performs illusions and magic tricks on unsuspecting people in everyday situations.

Stars: Michael Carbonaro, Courtney Chen, Keith Ham
Made Men (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Don Close
Stars: James Biberi, Cara Buono, Thomas Calabro
Street Boss (2009)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

Based on the true story of how the FBI brought down one of Detroit's most notorious mobsters.

Director: Lance Kawas
Stars: Robert Gallo, Nicholas Turturro, Edward Carnevale
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

After being released from prison, Bobby goes back to the mob connected streets. When forced to make a life altering decision the truth is revealed that he was too blind to see.

Director: Paul Borghese
Stars: Armand Assante, William DeMeo, Cathy Moriarty
Showcase (2013)
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A world where you cannot hide behind a keyboard.

Director: Justin Braun
Stars: Michael Bernardi, Dylan Booth, Michael Carbonaro
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Corey had it all - a successful career, a sister who's his best friend and most of all, a bright future with his boyfriend. But, when the boyfriend dumps him for a woman, Corey sets off on a wild journey of self-discovery that leads him to new love and a life-changing choices.

Director: Rosser Goodman
Stars: Tyler Poelle, Joel Rush, Jennifer Elise Cox
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Vito Rossi
...
Frank Bianco
...
Angela Rossi
Conor Dubin ...
Tony Bianco
...
Margie Bianco
Louis Guss ...
Emilio
Angela Pietropinto ...
Beverly Rossi
...
Mooch (as Nick Giangiullo)
...
Lisa
...
Mikey Falcone
...
Denise
...
Tommy
...
Eugene
Mikey Romano ...
Sal
...
Eleanor
Edit

Storyline

The Bianco and Rossi families of Yonkers have been feuding for years - over pizza! Those who prefer a tangy sauce go to Rossi's; those who like their crust thin and crispy go to Bianco's. When young Angela Rossi, armed with a newly minted associates degree in marketing from FIT, tries to help her father put the Bianco's out of business, pizza d├ętente goes out the window. And when young doodle artist Tony Bianco agrees to help his father steal the secret of the Rossi's sauce to win the neighborhood pizza contest, pizza war - and a little star-crossed loving - follow. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

food in title | See All (1) »

Taglines:

A Romantic Comedy That Delivers. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for language and some mild sexual content
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 November 2003 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Tommy: [about Angela] Two years at FIT she's Donna Karen.
Beverly Rossi: [un-amused] Grate the cheese!
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Charm....... with a little grated cheese
24 March 2005 | by (42nd Street Memories) – See all my reviews

INGREDIENTS FOR MAKING "A TALE OF TWO PIZZAS":

Take (1) spoof of Shakespeare's 'Romeo & Juliet' (what if the Capulet and Montague families were in battle over a pizza recipe???)

Add a bunch of Italian seasoning (the credits read like a menu from Valentino's on Bronx River Road)

Add some Capicola ('Soprano' veterans Vincent Pastore and Frank Vincent hamming it up in a delightful way)

Mix in some fresh vegetables(Robin Paul and Conor Dubin are charming in the roles of the youngsters caught up in Great Pizza Wars)

And the parmigiana on this lasagna is the fine soundtrack with vocals by Freddy King plus fun & fitting animation that ties the whole thing up nicely.

An obvious labor of love from director Vinnie Sassone (you expected another name?) that delivers the film that you say "they don't make anymore". A fun, charming comedy in the style of "My Big Fat Greek Wedding". Sit back, relax, have some fun, then go eat some pasta.


4 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Screening CareBBear3715
Pizza my Heart megg0
When and where sotob
when? MetalxHead
JEREMY!!! new_order
Is it worth buying? ox_emely
Discuss A Tale of Two Pizzas (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?