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La terrazza (1980)

Expensive vines, tables filled with food, but emptiness inside. Everyone has stopped developing, and fastened in their roles. Hurtful, but still funny story about human development.

Director:

Ettore Scola

Writers:

Agenore Incrocci (story and screenplay) (as Age), Furio Scarpelli (story and screenplay) (as Scarpelli) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vittorio Gassman ... Mario
Ugo Tognazzi ... Amedeo
Jean-Louis Trintignant ... Enrico D'Orsi (as Jean Louis Trintignant)
Marcello Mastroianni ... Luigi
Stefania Sandrelli ... Giovanna
Carla Gravina Carla Gravina ... Carla
Ombretta Colli Ombretta Colli ... Enza
Galeazzo Benti Galeazzo Benti ... Galeazzo
Milena Vukotic ... Emanuela
Stefano Satta Flores Stefano Satta Flores ... Tizzo
Serge Reggiani ... Sergio
Agenore Incrocci Agenore Incrocci ... Vittorio (as Age)
Leonardo Benvenuti Leonardo Benvenuti ... Un ospite
Ugo Gregoretti ... Altro ospite
Lucio Lombardo Radice Lucio Lombardo Radice ... Himself
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Expensive vines, tables filled with food, but emptiness inside. Everyone has stopped developing, and fastened in their roles. Hurtful, but still funny story about human development.

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

Italy | France

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

8 February 1980 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Terrace See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Concerto N.8 in La Minore
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I'm sorry, but it's boring
30 April 2003 | by damien-16See all my reviews

Ettore Scola has made at least two great films, C'eravamo tanto amati and Une giornata particolare. But this time he got carried away. It's not enough to put 20 great actors in a room to end up with a masterpiece. Call it self- indulgent, call it intellectual masturbation, I call it boring. Sorry, Ettore.


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