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Screw Loose (1999)

Svitati (original title)
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The owner of an Italian natural food company has a heart attack and asks his son, Bernardo, to find the man who saved his life in World War II and bring him to his deathbed. He does so and ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ezio Greggio ... Bernardo Puccini
... Jake Gordon
... Dr. Barbara Collier
Gianfranco Barra ... Guido Puccini
Randi Ingerman ... Sofia
... Dr. Caputo
Enzo Iacchetti ... Factory Guard
Ric ... Father Superior (as Riccardo Miniggio)
Claudio Parachinetto ... Dr. Faccinaro
Dario Ballantini ... Michel Bois
Pietro Ghislandi ... Monk
... Mrs. De Luca
... Dr. Hugo
... Woman in Airport
Charly Bertoni ... Montecarlo Policeman (as Charlie Bertoni)
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The owner of an Italian natural food company has a heart attack and asks his son, Bernardo, to find the man who saved his life in World War II and bring him to his deathbed. He does so and finds the man in a sanitarium and must deal with his hijinks all the way back to Milan. Written by Wesley Lovell <oscarguy@swbell.net>

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Ti faranno ridere...da matti!

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Rated R for some brief nudity | See all certifications »
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Ezio Greggio is a famous Italian TV presenter. Many people who work in TV with him have minor roles in this film. See more »

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15 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

I knew this was going to be no work of art when I saw it. I only saw it because I am a die hard fan of Mel Brooks and have seen almost all his other movies. I expected something very stupid after reading these comments. I tried to refrain from laughing at the movie. And...I couldn't! Some of this stuff was funny!

I still think that this movie is no work of art, but it's not as bad as you might think. Rent it if you want to laugh at a movie but don't feel like thinking too much. However, I agree with the previous comment - they could've edited the nudity (and one f-word) so that this film will appeal more to kids.


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