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Così è la vita (1998)

Bancomat è un piccolo truffatore, "specializzato" in carte di credito. Una mattina deve essere scortato dal carcere al tribunale da un giovane poliziotto, frustrato aspirante scrittore. Per... See full summary »

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Aldo Baglio (as Aldo), Giacomo Poretti (as Giacomo) | 2 more credits »

Writers:

Aldo Baglio (as Aldo), Giovanni Storti (as Giovanni) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Fabrizio Ambrassa Fabrizio Ambrassa ... Platone
Fabio Biaggi Fabio Biaggi ... Nipote di Giacomo
Aldo Baglio Aldo Baglio ... Aldo Baglio (as Aldo)
Saturno Brioschi Saturno Brioschi ... Ragazzo 'Che Guevara'
Giovanni Cacioppo Giovanni Cacioppo ... Primo cadavere
Antonio Catania Antonio Catania ... Catanìa
Giorgio Centamore Giorgio Centamore ... George
Stefania Di Nardo Stefania Di Nardo ... Moglie uomo calabrese
Mohamed El Sayed Mohamed El Sayed ... Gaber
Cesare Gallarini Cesare Gallarini ... Carmine
Elena Giusti Elena Giusti ... Moglie di Giovanni
Marina Massironi ... Clara
Arturo Brachetti Arturo Brachetti ... Cop
Giacomo Poretti Giacomo Poretti ... Giacomo Poretti (as Giacomo)
Fausto Caroli Fausto Caroli ... Prison guard
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Bancomat è un piccolo truffatore, "specializzato" in carte di credito. Una mattina deve essere scortato dal carcere al tribunale da un giovane poliziotto, frustrato aspirante scrittore. Per caso quest'ultimo si trova disarmato dal carcerato ed in sua balia. Nel frattempo arriva un altro giovane, aspirante inventore di giocattoli, che vorrebbe denunciare al poliziotto il furto della sua auto, ma viene sequestrato anche lui. La situazione precipita : un'altra auto della polizia si accorge dell'accaduto e comincia l'inseguimento. Ne succedono di tutti i colori : gli inseguiti vengono dati per morti nell'esplosione dell'auto, si trovano a dormire in un cimitero e prendono i vestiti ad un cadavere, incontrano una ragazza...particolare, che cambierà la loro vita. Continuano il tragitto insieme e diventano amici, scoprendo alla fine che......non tutto è quello che sembra ! Così è la vita ! Written by rosebud6

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Una storia vera

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

18 December 1998 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

That's Life See more »

Filming Locations:

Bracciano, Rome, Lazio, Italy See more »

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Agidi,Kubla Khan See more »
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At the cemetery scene when Giacomo is washing is feet, a boom mic and a panel are visible. See more »

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A comedy about life
12 February 2004 | by aquilano76See all my reviews

Second film by the Aldo,Giovanni & Giacomo trio released one year after the unexpected success of "Tre uomini e una gamba". I like both the scenery, partly settled outdoor in the beautiful cornice of "Gran Sasso d'Italia", and the melancholy inspiration, a peculiarity of Aldo, Giovanni & Giacomo films. The title "Così è la vita" reflects mixing and matching of situations that everyone can experiment during own life. It's funny the mass revenge organized by the "angel" Clara ("Marina Massironi") that shows as the injustices will be punished from god.

My vote is 8.


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