6.0/10
84

I tre ladri (1954)

Tapioca, a small time thief, hides out in an elegant apartment, followed shortly after by Cascarilla, one of his apprentices who has become better than his master. When the owners arrive ... See full summary »

Director:

Lionello De Felice

Writers:

Umberto Notari (novel), Franco Brusati (dialogue) | 2 more credits »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A petty criminal poses as a Turkish eunuch hired by a wealthy merchant to guard the women of his house.

Director: Mario Mattoli
Stars: Totò, Ignazio Balsamo, Isa Barzizza
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

"Miseria e Nobiltà" tells the story of the humble families of Felice Pasquale and his colleague who are hired by a Marquis who wants to marry the daughter of a rich but simple cook, So they pose as aristocrats.

Director: Mario Mattoli
Stars: Totò, Sophia Loren, Enzo Turco
Comedy | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Two clumsy provincial uncles visit a metropolis to stop the relationship between their nephew and a woman of ill repute.

Director: Camillo Mastrocinque
Stars: Totò, Peppino De Filippo, Dorian Gray
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Totò Casamandrei sells his soul to a demon for win the Tour of Italy.

Director: Mario Mattoli
Stars: Totò, Isa Barzizza, Giuditta Rissone
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Antonio and Peppino live in a small town in central Italy: Peppino is the barber, Totò is maintained by the rich but avaricious wife Teresa.

Director: Camillo Mastrocinque
Stars: Totò, Peppino De Filippo, Franco Interlenghi
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Scaparro, who works in a fabric store, has to deal with irritating clients and when he comes home he finds an unsatisfied and intrusive wife.

Directors: Mario Monicelli, Steno
Stars: Totò, Lea Padovani, Franca Faldini
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Three decent but clumsy men facing economic difficulties reluctantly start to fabricate counterfeit bills; the son of one of them is the cop who follows the case, ignoring his father's involvement.

Director: Camillo Mastrocinque
Stars: Totò, Peppino De Filippo, Giulia Rubini
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A motley quintet of inept small-time thieves attempt the burglary of a local pawnshop in this Italian farce.

Director: Mario Monicelli
Stars: Vittorio Gassman, Marcello Mastroianni, Renato Salvatori
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Energetic priest Don Camillo returns to the town of Brescello for more political and personal duels with Communist mayor Peppone.

Director: Julien Duvivier
Stars: Fernandel, Gino Cervi, Arturo Bragaglia
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A determined priest and a Communist mayor develop a grudging friendship in spite of their official rivalry.

Director: Julien Duvivier
Stars: Fernandel, Gino Cervi, Vera Talchi
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A Sunday at the beach for the Passaguai family is a succession of more or less pleasant adventures.

Director: Aldo Fabrizi
Stars: Aldo Fabrizi, Peppino De Filippo, Ave Ninchi
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Paolino, the teacher at an elementary school near Naples, appears nervous for a few days and his friends do not know why. The man is the lover of Assunta, the mother of one of his pupils and he discovers that the woman has become pregnant.

Director: Steno
Stars: Totò, Orson Welles, Viviane Romance
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Totò ... Tapioca
Jean-Claude Pascal ... Gastone Cascarilla
Simone Simon ... Doris Ornano
Gino Bramieri Gino Bramieri ... Edmondo Ornano
Giovanna Ralli ... Marietta Rossi
Memmo Carotenuto Memmo Carotenuto ... Battista
Mario Castellani Mario Castellani ... Ornano's Lawyer
Lauro Gazzolo Lauro Gazzolo ... The Prosecutor
Camillo Pilotto ... The Presiding Judge
Pina Renzi Pina Renzi ... Aida
Virgilio Riento Virgilio Riento ... Commissario Zanini
Carlo Sposito ... Michele (as Carletto Sposito)
Laura Gore Laura Gore ... Doris' Friend
Salvo Libassi Salvo Libassi
Achille Majeroni ... The Old Financier
Edit

Storyline

Tapioca, a small time thief, hides out in an elegant apartment, followed shortly after by Cascarilla, one of his apprentices who has become better than his master. When the owners arrive home, the latter offers the wife a bunch of love letters she has written to various lovers for ten million.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on novel | See All (1) »

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Italy | France

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

4 February 1955 (Portugal) See more »

Also Known As:

Die Gaunerparade See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono
See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed