The Taming of the Scoundrel

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  • Genre(s): Comedy Romance
  • Release year: 1980
  • Running time: 107 min
Il Bisbetico Domato (The Taming of the Scoundrel) is a 1980 Italian film directed by Franco Castellano and Giuseppe Moccia, credited as Castellano & Pipolo. It was the top grossing film in Italian market for the season 1980/1981, earning about 17 billion of lire. read more

Il Bisbetico Domato (The Taming of the Scoundrel) is a 1980 Italian film directed by Franco Castellano and Giuseppe Moccia, credited as Castellano & Pipolo. It was the top grossing film in Italian market for the season 1980/1981, earning about 17 billion of lire. The plot is loosely inspired by William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew. The closing theme song "Innamorata, Incavolata A Vita" performed by Adriano Celentano was a minor hit, ranking 18 and staying on the Italian singles chart for 16 weeks.

Original Release

12/20/1980

US Release

12/20/1980

Cast

Adriano Celentano Elia Codogno
Ornella Muti Lisa Silvestri
Edith Peters Mamie
Milly Carlucci Renata
Pippo Santonastaso Don Cirillo
Sandro Ghiani Benzinaio
Nicola De Buono Vittorio
Jimmy il Fenomeno Campagnolo
Guido Spadea Ragioniere
Marco Columbro Guidatore del camioncino
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Giuseppe Moccia, Franco Castellano

Writers

Franco Castellano, Giuseppe Moccia, William Shakespeare

Cast

Adriano Celentano Elia Codogno
Ornella Muti Lisa Silvestri
Edith Peters Mamie
Milly Carlucci Renata
Pippo Santonastaso Don Cirillo
Sandro Ghiani Benzinaio
Nicola De Buono Vittorio
Jimmy il Fenomeno Campagnolo
Guido Spadea Ragioniere
Marco Columbro Guidatore del camioncino
Gianni Coletto Nipote di Mamie
Raffaele di Sipio Il sommelier del ristorante
Elena Mari
Massimo Mirani il giornalista
Victor Poletti (as Vittorio Poletti)
Giuseppe Santobuono
Luigi Uva
Luigi Pelitti
Gianni Franco un conoscente di Elia al bar
Maurizio Fardo il barista

Producers

Editors

Antonio Siciliano

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