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Don Camillo e l'on. Peppone (1955)

Bewildered, Don Camillo learns that Peppone intends to stand for parliament. Determined to thwart his ambitions, the good priest, ignoring the recommendations of the Lord, decides to campaign against him.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Don Camillo
... Giuseppe 'Peppone' Bottazzi
Claude Sylvain ... Clotilde
Leda Gloria ... La signora Bottazzi, moglie di Peppone / Madame Botazzi, la femme de Peppone
Umberto Spadaro ... Bezzi
Memmo Carotenuto ... Lo Spiccio
... Brusco, il parucchiere / Brusco, le coiffeur
Guido Celano ... Il maresciallo
Luigi Tosi ... Judge
Marco Tulli ... Lo Smilzo
Giuseppe Vinaver
Manuel Gary
Giovanni Onorato ... Il Lungo
Renzo Giovampietro
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Bewildered, Don Camillo learns that Peppone intends to stand for parliament. Determined to thwart his ambitions, the good priest, ignoring the recommendations of the Lord, decides to campaign against him.

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25 October 1955 (Italy)  »

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Don Camillo's Last Round  »

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Italian censorship visa #19632 delivered on 25 August 1955. See more »

Goofs

When the mayor is answering questions to show his intelligence, some subtitles get the formulae for the surface area and volume of a sphere, wrong. In fact the character gets them right. See more »

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Followed by Don Camillo monsignore... ma non troppo (1961) See more »

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Don Camillo rules!
28 September 2002 | by See all my reviews

Again, Don Camillo and Peppone the mayor go at it. Catholism vs communism in one funny way! The daily of a small Italian village after WWII. Not as good as the first two of the series, but still funny to watch.

Out of 100, I give it 74. That's good for **½ out of ****.

Seen at home, in Toronto, on September 15th, 2002.


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