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Caruso Pascoski di padre polacco (1988)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Francesco Nuti Francesco Nuti ... Caruso Pascoski
Clarissa Burt Clarissa Burt ... Giulia Pascoski
Ricky Tognazzi ... Edoardo Mariotti
Antonio Petrocelli Antonio Petrocelli ... L'avvocato buono
Novello Novelli Novello Novelli ... Il maresciallo
Giovanni Nannini Giovanni Nannini ... Il giudice
Maurizio Frittelli Maurizio Frittelli ... Avvocato cattivo
Lorenzo Ariani Lorenzo Ariani ... Il bambino con la pistola
Umberto Angelucci Umberto Angelucci ... Il padre polacco
Giovanna Sammarco Giovanna Sammarco ... Madre Pascoski (anziana) (as Gianna Sammarco)
Margherita Nuti Margherita Nuti ... Pascoskino
Carlo Monni Carlo Monni ... L'uomo che russa
Narcisa Bonati Narcisa Bonati ... Custode dei gabinetti
Giovanni Veronesi Giovanni Veronesi ... Il secchione
Luigi Frosali Luigi Frosali ... Barista pazzo
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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

22 December 1988 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Caruso Paskoski, Son of a Pole See more »

Filming Locations:

Florence, Tuscany, Italy

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Hilarious comedy
8 November 2005 | by singles00See all my reviews

"Caruso Paskoski di padre polacco" was Francesco Nuti's finest hour. I had the luck of living in Italy at the time of its release and, as demented as the film was, it was hilarious. It's a comedy, and it perfectly fulfils its job without ever being banal or over-simplistic so i don't quite see the point previously made about the film "not having a specific message". It's a tale of nymphomania, jealousy and quite intriguing is the little poke at the culture of self-importance of many a 'shrink' - not to mention the inevitable nod at the "matriarcal" texture of Italian society. The only shame is that "Caruso Paskoski" isn't available in any other language. Nevertheless Nuti's humour is quintessentially an Italian one, more so with its consistent relying on typically Tuscan expressions and Florentine accent which you would only appreciate in full if you're a fluent Italian speaker. Truly entertaining.


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