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The Man with the Balloons (1968)

L'uomo dei cinque palloni (original title)
Mario is a Milan industrialist who is constantly testing balloons to see how much air one can take before busting.

Director:

Marco Ferreri
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Cast

Credited cast:
Marcello Mastroianni ... Mario Fuggetta
Catherine Spaak ... Giovanna
Ugo Tognazzi ... Man With Car
William Berger ... Benny, a neighbor
Sarah Ross Sarah Ross ... (as Sonja Romanoff)
Antonio Altoviti Antonio Altoviti
Charlotte Folcher Charlotte Folcher
Gian Luigi Polidoro ... (as Igi Polidoro)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ennio Balbo Ennio Balbo
Penny Brown
Marco Ferreri ... Uomo in alimentare
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Mario is a Milan industrialist who is constantly testing balloons to see how much air one can take before busting.

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A balloon is like virtue - any moment it can go BANG!

Genres:

Comedy

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Alternate Versions

1968 expanded version of "L'uomo dei cinque palloni" segment from the omnibus film "Oggi, domani, dopodomani" (1965). See more »

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Country:

Italy | France

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

2 July 1969 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

The Man with the Balloons See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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