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An Italian in America (1967)

Un italiano in America (original title)
The service-station attendant Giuseppe lives in Rome when he receives an invitation from his father to visit him in America. There Giuseppe finds out he has to take part in a television ... See full summary »

Director:

Alberto Sordi
2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Vittorio De Sica ... Giuseppe's Father
Alberto Sordi ... Giuseppe
Gray Frederickson Gray Frederickson
Alice Condon Alice Condon
Bettina Brenna Bettina Brenna
Bill Dana
Lou Perry Lou Perry
Valentino Macchi Valentino Macchi
Franco Valobra Franco Valobra
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The service-station attendant Giuseppe lives in Rome when he receives an invitation from his father to visit him in America. There Giuseppe finds out he has to take part in a television program to win $10,000. Afterwards he follows his father through The States in search of money and success, pursued by the criminals his father was in debt to. Giuseppe discovers that his father lives by his own wits and has no money at all. When his father is arrested because of fraud, the only thing Giuseppe can do is to take his old job as a service-station attendant, this time in America. Written by Piergiorgio Romani <p.romani@flashnet.it>

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian | English

Release Date:

27 October 1967 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

An Italian in America See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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