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A Hero of Our Times (1955)

Un eroe dei nostri tempi (original title)
Alberto Menichetti lives with an aunt and an old housekeeper, Clotilde; he has a job in a firm and his boss is Mrs. De Ritis, a widow whose husband was killed during a wild boar hunt. She ... See full summary »

Director:

Mario Monicelli
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Alberto Sordi ... Alberto Menichetti
Franca Valeri Franca Valeri ... Vedova De Ritis
Giovanna Ralli ... Marcella
Tina Pica ... Clotilde
Mario Carotenuto Mario Carotenuto ... Gustavo Pedocchi
Leopoldo Trieste ... Aurelio Bilancia
Alberto Lattuada ... Il direttore
Bud Spencer ... Fernando (as Carlo Pedersoli)
Pina Bottin Pina Bottin ... Secretary
Lina Bonivento Lina Bonivento ... Aunt Giovanna
Mino Doro ... Prof. Bracci
Giulio Calì Giulio Calì ... Il giovanottaccio
Paolo Ferrara Paolo Ferrara ... Police Commissioner
Jone Frigerio Jone Frigerio ... The old Lady on the Train (as Ione Frigerio)
Giorgio Berti Giorgio Berti ... Warehouseman
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Alberto Menichetti lives with an aunt and an old housekeeper, Clotilde; he has a job in a firm and his boss is Mrs. De Ritis, a widow whose husband was killed during a wild boar hunt. She likes him but Alberto likes Marcella; she is under age and he is awaiting her birthday to declare his love. His greater traits are to be fearful of everything and to be selfish. This nature will get him into trouble. Written by Baldinotto da Pistoia

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Comedy

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Country:

Italy

Language:

English | Italian

Release Date:

15 September 1955 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Un héroe de nuestro tiempo See more »

Filming Locations:

Rome, Lazio, Italy See more »

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Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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