Another modern spin-off of Romeo & Juliet, this time about two families who each run rivaling pizza restaurants in New Jersey.

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Cast

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Gina Prestolani
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Joe Montebello
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Vinnie Montebello
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Lou Prestolani
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Annette Prestolani
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Carlo Delrio
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Gloria Montebello
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Mary Prestolani
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Nicky Montebello
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Jean Paul Veber
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Father Spealo
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Tommy
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Antonio
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Two Italian families own competitive pizza restaurants and have had an ongoing family feud since long ago in the 'old country'. The son and daughter of each opposing family fall in love, but not without strong disapproval of their parents. Romeo and Juliet with a happy ending. It takes place in modern day Verona, New Jersey. Written by Anonymous

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24 July 2005 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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The Pizza War scene was filmed in weather of 40 degrees Fahrenheit, although it was supposed to be in the summer; the extras and cast were freezing during the filming. See more »

Quotes

[Gina fell off a ladder and Carlo caught her]
Gina Prestolani: Thanks!
Carlo Delrio: Nice to know you're still falling for me.
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Referenced in Danville 2nd Ward Young Men: Santa Cruz 2014 (2014) See more »

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very bad flick
1 February 2006 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

I got sick watching this movie(and I like pizza). The storyline isn't that bad, but the idea of two families competing over pizza is ridiculous. What is so important in the restaurant industry? Especially in some Italian families who make pizzas(how original). I generally don't like romance comedies, but this one beats them all(except Maid in Manhattan). The acting , the directing and all that represents cinematographic work is quite mediocre, but the biggest problem remains the subject of this movie.Don't watch it unless you want to torture yourself or you are more twisted like the ones who enjoy something like Cannibal Holocaust and really like idiotic romances. Plus I think this whole movie is more offending to the Italian people than any gangster flick.


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