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Il petomane (1983)

The real story of a French man who was able to control his own farts.

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Leonardo Benvenuti (screenplay) (as Leo Benvenuti), Piero De Bernardi | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ugo Tognazzi ... Joseph Pujol
Mariangela Melato ... Catherine
Vittorio Caprioli ... Pitalugue
Aldo Reggiani Aldo Reggiani
Adriana Asti
Ricky Tognazzi ... Michel Pujol
Gianmarco Tognazzi Gianmarco Tognazzi ... Lucien Pujol
Peter Berling ... Ziedler
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Felice Andreasi ... Avvocato Mercier
Roberto Antonelli Roberto Antonelli ... Avvocato Constantin
Andrea Aureli
Giuliana Calandra ... Giulia
Flavio Colussi Flavio Colussi ... Antoine Pujol
Filippo De Gara Filippo De Gara ... Marchese De La Tour
Roberto Della Casa Roberto Della Casa ... Cancelliere
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The real story of a French man who was able to control his own farts.

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

28 October 1983 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Petomaniac See more »

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Filmauro See more »
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The real story of a French man who was able to control his own farts.
29 December 2001 | by pigaSee all my reviews

This is the real story of a French guy who amazed Europe at the beginning of the 20th Century: he was able to control his farts. He went around having public shows, generating laughs and scandal. There is a nice character analysis and a different point of view of life...


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