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The Barber of Rio (1996)

Il barbiere di Rio (original title)
Matteo is a Roman barber. In Roma his activity is driving him almost to ruin, he is full of debts. He decides to escape from this depressing reality accepting his sister Angelina invitation... See full summary »

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Giovanni Veronesi
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Diego Abatantuono Diego Abatantuono ... Matteo
Rocco Papaleo Rocco Papaleo ... Ugo
Giuseppe Oristanio ... Rocco
Margaret Mazzantini Margaret Mazzantini ... Silvia
Renata Fronzi ... Angelina
Dario Tata Dario Tata ... Alex
Claudio Bignone Claudio Bignone ... Simone
Mauro Di Francesco Mauro Di Francesco ... italiano a Rio
Nini Salerno Nini Salerno ... Italiano a Rio
Ugo Conti Ugo Conti ... italiano a Rio
Antonio Petrocelli Antonio Petrocelli ... poliziotto
Zuleika Dos Santos Zuleika Dos Santos ... Giorgigna
Irene Grandi Irene Grandi ... Angelo custode
Luiz Armado Luiz Armado ... Paulo
Monica Assis Monica Assis ... travestito
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Matteo is a Roman barber. In Roma his activity is driving him almost to ruin, he is full of debts. He decides to escape from this depressing reality accepting his sister Angelina invitation to Brazil. In Rio he knows his nephew Rocco and his fiancé Giorgigna. They both drive him round Rio for the classic tour among beaches and monuments. Following the news that his former wife had a car accident Matteo decides to come back to Roma. Soon Giorgigna reaches him in Roma. But at the end the delicate economic situation in Roma oblige them to come back to Brasil, where Matteo open a new barber shop. Written by 1felco

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Release Date:

18 October 1996 (Italy) See more »

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The Barber of Rio See more »

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