Hardboiled Egg

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  • Genre(s): Drama Comedy
  • Release year: 1997
  • Running time: 100 min
Seven-year-old Piero lives in Livorno, a city along the coast of Tuscany, in a low-rent shantytown. Piero is forced to grow up at an early age after the death of his mother, leaving his father to raise him and his mentally challenged brother on his own. read more
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Seven-year-old Piero lives in Livorno, a city along the coast of Tuscany, in a low-rent shantytown. Piero is forced to grow up at an early age after the death of his mother, leaving his father to raise him and his mentally challenged brother on his own. As Piero turns thirteen, his dad complicates matters by bringing his new girlfriend Mara to live with the family.

Original Release

09/12/1997

US Release

10/10/1997

Cast

Edoardo Gabbriellini Piero at 18 years / Piero
Malcolm Lunghi Piero at 13 years / Piero at 13
Nicoletta Braschi Giovanna / Professor Giovanna
Claudia Pandolfi Susi / Susy
Alessio Fantozzi Ivanone
Marco Cocci Tommaso
Pietro Fornaciari Nedo / Pops Nedo
Regina Orioli Lisa
Monica Brachini Mara
Barbara Scoppa Bianca / Mom
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Paolo Virzì

Writers

Francesco Bruni, Furio Scarpelli, Paolo Virzì

Cast

Edoardo Gabbriellini Piero at 18 years / Piero
Malcolm Lunghi Piero at 13 years / Piero at 13
Nicoletta Braschi Giovanna / Professor Giovanna
Claudia Pandolfi Susi / Susy
Alessio Fantozzi Ivanone
Marco Cocci Tommaso
Pietro Fornaciari Nedo / Pops Nedo
Regina Orioli Lisa
Monica Brachini Mara
Barbara Scoppa Bianca / Mom
Toto Barbato Mirko
Ginevra Colonna Cristina
Raffaele Vannoli Il Conte / The Count
Paolo Ruffini Galgani
Fabio Vannozzi Furio Brondi
Francesco Guzzo
Giorgio Algranti Operaio #1 / Worker #1
Emanuele Barresi Operaio #2 / Worker #2
Claudia Biagiotti Ragazza balcone / Girl at the balcony
Matteo Campus Piero at 7 years

Producers

Editors

Jacopo Quadri

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