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Under the Chinese Restaurant (1987)

Sotto il ristorante cinese (original title)
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Claudio Botosso Claudio Botosso ... Ivan
Amanda Sandrelli Amanda Sandrelli ... Eva
Claudia Lawrence Claudia Lawrence ... Bibi
Nancy Brilli Nancy Brilli ... Ursula
Bernard Blier ... Il professore
Giuseppe Cederna ... Giovanni
Cinzia Monreale ... La rapinatrice
Massimiliano Brembilla Massimiliano Brembilla ... Rapinatore
Maurizio Solda Maurizio Solda ... Rapinatore al volante
Hal Yamanouchi ... Cuoco cinese (as Haruhiko Yamanouchi)
Sergio Cannonieri Sergio Cannonieri ... Investigatore
Renato Oliviero Renato Oliviero ... Investigatore
Renato Sarti Renato Sarti ... Tipo losco al bar
Tino Polenghi Tino Polenghi ... Barista (as Santino Polenghi)
Loredana Butti Loredana Butti ... Patty
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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

14 April 1987 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Kiinalaisen ravintolan kellarissa See more »

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16 August 2001 | by ItalianGerrySee all my reviews

"UNDER THE CHINESE RESTAURANT" is a delightful live-action feature by the creator of the mostly-animated ALLEGRO NON TROPPO, Bruno Bozzetto. It is about Ivan (Claudio Botosso), a robbery witness, who takes cover in the basement of a Chinese restaurant where he is transported through a mysterious door to an exotic beach in a distant land with brilliant twin suns! This surrealistic world has strange creatures and beautiful native girl Eva (Amanda Sandrelli), her bizarre father (Bernard Blier), an eccentric inventor. Eva falls in love with Ivan and the adventures multiply and transform Ivan's life. This is a fun-filled romantic comedy in a whimsical land of fantasy.


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