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Ecce bombo (1978)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 8 March 1978 (Italy)
An ironic peak into the life of a group of Italian university students in the 1970s.

Director:

Nanni Moretti

Writer:

Nanni Moretti
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nanni Moretti ... Michele Apicella
Luisa Rossi Luisa Rossi ... Michele's Mother
Lina Sastri Lina Sastri ... Olga
Piero Galletti Piero Galletti ... Goffredo
Susanna Javicoli Susanna Javicoli ... Silvia
Cristina Manni Cristina Manni ... Cristina
Lorenza Ralli Lorenza Ralli ... Valentina
Maurizio Romoli Maurizio Romoli ... Cesare
Carola Stagnaro Carola Stagnaro ... Flaminia
Fabio Traversa ... Mirko
Giorgio Viterbo Giorgio Viterbo ... Reporter for 'Telecalifornia'
Paolo Zaccagnini Paolo Zaccagnini ... Vito
Sandro Conte Sandro Conte ... Student
Fabrizio De Taddeo Fabrizio De Taddeo ... Student (as Fabrizio Di Taddeo)
Mauro Fabretti Mauro Fabretti ... Student (as Maurizio Fabretti)
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An ironic peak into the life of a group of Italian university students in the 1970s.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

8 March 1978 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Behold the Bumblebee See more »

Filming Locations:

Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 71549 delivered on 25-2-1978. See more »

Connections

Featured in Voi siete qui (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Amare inutilmente
(uncredited)
Written by Gino Paoli and G. Agate
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The Void
8 November 2002 | by Luke JoplinSee all my reviews

Completely pointless film. At best, too regional for the rest of the world to understand. Nothing becomes clear, the director's intentions, whatever they may be (if any) don't come out. And worst of all: it pretends to be intelligent. What amazes me most is that this being his first film, Moretti was allowed to make a second one. Don't waste your time with this totally obscure film, life is too short!


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