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Tre uomini e una gamba (1997)

Three friends cross Italy by car in order to deliver their boss his dog and a wooden leg.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Aldo ...
Aldo Baglio / Gangster #1 / Leather jacket guy in 'Biglietto Amaro'
Giovanni ...
Giovanni Storti / Gangster #2 - Johnny / Conductor in 'Biglietto Amaro'
Giacomo ...
Giacomo Poretti / Gangster #3 - Giacomo / Old man in 'Biglietto Amaro'
...
Chiara
Carlo Croccolo ...
Cecconi, father in law
Maria Pia Casilio ...
Cecconi's wife
Luciana Littizzetto ...
Giuliana
Gaetano Amato
Margherita Antonelli
Saturno Brioschi
Giorgio Centamore
Mohamed El Sayed ...
(as Mohamed El Saied)
Cesare Gallarini
Gianfranco Margarita
Eleonora Mazzoni ...
Aldo's wife
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Storyline

Three friends leave Milan by car heading south. Two of them are married to two sisters, the third one is going to marry the third sister. The marriage is going to take place in the villa of their vulgar but very rich father in law. They are also bringing him a work of modern art: a wooden leg worth millions even if it doesn't look like it. During the journey everything happens: the future groom falls in love with another woman, the leg is lost to a team of Moroccoian football players and then given back and a dog, belonging to the old man, is lost. The father in law gets angrier and angrier and when they get in front of the villa, he is waiting for them with a shotgun in his hands... Written by Salvatore Santangelo <pappagone2@libero.it>

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27 December 1997 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Tri muškarca i noga  »

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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

In the scene when the four protagonists are trying to recover the leg from the Moroccans, they use masks of italian presidents, that's a spoof reference of Point Break. See more »

Connections

Spoofs Point Break (1991) See more »

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Anima mia
Written by Pull Music
Performed by Alfio Vitanza
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The funniest, full of unspotted details
7 October 2003 | by (Dple, Slovenija) – See all my reviews

One evening I had nothing to do and the worse thing there was nothing on TV but one Italian movie ...

I love Italy and their ways. The three of them are just awesome and I agree with previous comments, that if you don't know nothing about Italy it will be very hard for you to get the joke. But if a man saw Godfathers, Robert de Niro movies, some european or better non Hollywood production it shouldn't be the problem.

AYEYE BRAZZO ...

Nevertheless, 10 of 10 points for the Gamba.


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