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Arrangiatevi (1959)

In post war Italy during the fifties it is very difficult to find a house to rent and a family ends up living in a former brothel.

Director:

Mauro Bolognini

Writers:

Mario De Majo (play), Vinicio Gioli (play) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Peppino De Filippo ... Giuseppe 'Peppino' Armentano
Laura Adani Laura Adani ... Maria Armentano, moglie di Peppino
Cristina Gaioni ... Maria Berta Armentano (as Maria Cristina Gajoni)
Cathia Caro Cathia Caro ... Bianca Armentano (as Catia Caro)
Marcello Paolini Marcello Paolini ... caporale Nicola Armentano
Mario Valdemarin Mario Valdemarin ... Bruciano, il fotografo
Achille Majeroni ... Il nonno istriano (as Achille Maieroni)
George Ardisson ... (as Giorgio Ardisson)
Luigi De Filippo Luigi De Filippo ... Commilitone di Nicola
Franco Balducci Franco Balducci
Antoine Nicos Antoine Nicos
Lola Braccini Lola Braccini ... Mistress of Strange House
Enrico Olivieri Enrico Olivieri
Federico Collino Federico Collino ... Il Monsignore
Arrigo Peri Arrigo Peri ... Signore Mordini
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Storyline

Roma, anni '50. Dopo la Seconda Guerra Mondiale c'è penuria di alloggi. Ciò ha costretto la coabitazione, in uno stesso appartamento, di due nuclei familiari: una famiglia di profughi istriani e la famiglia di Peppino Armentano, callista, che comprende, anche la moglie, il suocero, due figlie e due figli. Quando le condizioni cambiano, Peppino decide di cercarsi un altro alloggio. Conosce Pino Calamari, che gli offre un appartamento spazioso e comodo e ad un prezzo irrisorio. Peppino accetta l'offerta e si trasferisce con la famiglia nella nuova abitazione. L'ingresso dei nuovi inquilini provoca le risate di scherno dei vicini: l'appartamento era stato in precedenza una "casa chiusa", oggi abolite grazie alla Legge Merlin. Da questa situazione nascono numerosi equivoci, al punto da far pensare alla moglie di Peppino di lasciare l'appartamento. Alla fine, però, tutto si aggiusta per il meglio. Written by rosebud6

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Comedy

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

18 September 1959 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

A Casa Intolerante See more »

Company Credits

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Cineriz See more »
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Aspect Ratio:

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