Totò, Peppino e... la dolce vita

Totò, Peppino e...la dolce vita (a.k.a. Toto, Peppino and the Sweet Life) is a 1961 Italian comedy film directed by Sergio Corbucci.[2]

Totò, Peppino e ... la dolce vita
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Directed bySergio Corbucci
Produced byMario Mariani
Gianni Buffardi
Written bySteno
Lucio Fulci
Bruno Corbucci
Giovanni Grimaldi
StarringTotò
Peppino De Filippo
Music byArmando Trovajoli
CinematographyAlvaro Mancori
Edited byRenato Cinquini
Distributed byTitanus
Release date
June 1961[1]
Running time
87 min
CountryItaly
LanguageItalian

It is a parody of Federico Fellini's La Dolce Vita and it was filmed in the same sets.[3]

PlotEdit

Antonio Barbacane is sent by his wealthy grandfather to Rome for trying to corrupt politicians to shift the route of a motorway on their town so to increase the land values. He, instead of accomplishing his mission, indulges in the pleasures of the city. his cousin Peppino, the municipal secretary of the town, a moralist and upright man to the point to remove the posters of the film La dolce vita, is sent there to control the Barbicane's work.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Poppi, R; Pecorari, M. (1992). Dizionario del Cinema Italiano Vol. 3. Gremese Editore. Pg.551.
  2. ^ Alberto Anile. I film di Totò (1946-1967): la maschera tradita. Le mani, 1998.
  3. ^ Enrico Giacovelli, Enrico Lancia. I film di Peppino De Filippo. Gremese Editore, 1992.

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