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La più bella serata della mia vita (1972)

A salesman chasing by car a beautiful female biker in order to flirt finds a castle where he is accused in a game trial for murder.

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Ettore Scola
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Alberto Sordi ... Alfredo Rossi
Michel Simon ... Avvocato Zorn
Charles Vanel ... Il Presidente, Giudice Dutz
Claude Dauphin ... Cancelliere Bouisson
Janet Agren ... Simonetta
Giuseppe Maffioli Giuseppe Maffioli ... Pilet
Pierre Brasseur ... Avvocato Conte La Brunetière
Hans-Jürgen Ballmann Hans-Jürgen Ballmann ... Mechanic (as Hans Ballmann)
Dieter Ballmann Dieter Ballmann ... Mechanic
Bruno Boschetti Bruno Boschetti
Giorgio Ricci Giorgio Ricci
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A salesman chasing by car a beautiful female biker in order to flirt finds a castle where he is accused in a game trial for murder.

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Country:

Italy | France

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

21 December 1972 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Most Wonderful Evening of My Life See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor/Eastmancolor)
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fascinating
3 January 2014 | by VincentiuSee all my reviews

a evening. a game. the verdict. adaptation of Friedrich Durrenmatt text, it is a fascinating gem. for impressive performance , for the mixture of genres, for the making of scenes, for the chain of surprises, for debates and the art of Ettore Scolla to use original source. a parable and a special gem because , more than a movie, it is exploration of deep shadows of viewer past. remarkable is the science to not reduct the charm of film at admirable cast. to use the castle details as lead character and construct the unexpected events in a impeccable manner. a film who must see it . the cast is only the bait. the film is the real splendid labyrinth who makes many questions more than joy of a good show. because it is a precise embroidery of old pieces and a beautiful game of appearances.


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