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My Name Is Rocco Papaleo (1971)

Permette? Rocco Papaleo (original title)
Rocco Papaleo, an optimistic and kind man from a mining town in Alaska, gets away from his company during a trip to Chicago and is increasingly disillusioned in the face of the city's hostility.

Director:

Ettore Scola
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Marcello Mastroianni ... Rocco
Lauren Hutton ... Jenny
Tom Reed Tom Reed ... Gengis Khan
Margot Novak Margot Novak ... Linda
Umberto Travaglini Umberto Travaglini ... Alcantara
André Farwagi André Farwagi ... (as André Pierre Farwagi)
Peter Goldfarb
Pompeo Capizzano Pompeo Capizzano
Nicole Gabucci Nicole Gabucci
Paola Natale
Brizio Montinaro Brizio Montinaro
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Linda Gary Linda Gary ... Jenny
Bruce Vilanch ... Tante Rosa
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Rocco Papaleo, an optimistic and kind man from a mining town in Alaska, gets away from his company during a trip to Chicago and is increasingly disillusioned in the face of the city's hostility.

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What's a Simple Man Like Rocco Doing in a Complex City Like Chicago?

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

Italy | France

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

15 December 1972 (Uruguay) See more »

Also Known As:

My Name Is Rocco Papaleo See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)
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My scene as an extra in this movie
6 April 2006 | by timgriffin_2000See all my reviews

I was an extra in this movie and I remember very well my scene with the great Italian actor however, I was only 11 years old at the time and have only seen it once since finished.

In the scene I am a boxer along with another man playing a boxer when Rocco comes inside the gym and starts to shadowbox, he then slips and falls and me and the other guy laugh at him. I then go hit the speed bag while the two of them talk. I had a great close-up and then the scene ended.

I would like to buy this movie on DVD or VHS, if anyone knows how I can find it please contact me at timgriffin_2000@yahoo.com.


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