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Il vigile (1960)

An unemployed man gets a job as traffic policeman but the traffic in the big city creates innumerous problems for the poor guy.

Director:

Luigi Zampa

Writers:

Rodolfo Sonego, Rodolfo Sonego (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Alberto Sordi ... Otello Celletti
Vittorio De Sica ... Il sindaco
Marisa Merlini ... Amalia Celletti
Mara Berni Mara Berni ... Mayor's lover
Nando Bruno Nando Bruno ... cognato di Otello
Riccardo Garrone ... Il tenente dei vigili
Lia Zoppelli Lia Zoppelli ... Moglie del sindaco
Franco Di Trocchio Franco Di Trocchio ... figlio di Otello
Carlo Pisacane ... padre di Otello
Piera Arico Piera Arico ... sorella di Otello
Vincenzo Talarico Vincenzo Talarico ... Oratore monarchico
Nerio Bernardi Nerio Bernardi ... mons. Olivieri
Rossana Canghiari Rossana Canghiari ... Segretaria del sindaco
Mario Passante ... il comm. Marinetti
Gianni Solaro Gianni Solaro ... Il comandante dei vigili
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An unemployed man gets a job as traffic policeman but the traffic in the big city creates innumerous problems for the poor guy.

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

27 April 1962 (East Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

The Traffic Policeman See more »

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Royal Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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This is real good comedy!
22 November 2017 | by rodrig58See all my reviews

Two of the greatest actors of all time, Alberto Sordi and Vittorio De Sica, performing two exceptional roles. All the other actors, Marisa Merlini, Mara Berni, Nando Bruno, Riccardo Garrone, Lia Zoppelli, Franco Di Trocchio, Carlo Pisacane, etc., they show their talent in this excellent moral comedy. A young and beautiful Sylva Koscina also participates in this exceptional achievement of the great Luigi Zampa, who has given us many other masterpieces. Anytime, to be watched with lots of pleasure.


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