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Flavio Pistilli ...
Zanardi
Cristiano Callegaro ...
Sergio Petrilli
Matteo Taranto ...
Colasanti
Fabrizia Sacchi ...
Lucilla
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Pentothal
Francesco Mastrorilli ...
Fascist leader
Lorenzo Burlando ...
Fascist with a cudgel
Bruno Ardilesi ...
Fascist with a chain
Alessandro Molatore ...
Hit fascist
Max Mazzotta ...
Enrico Fiabeschi
Barbara Bonanni ...
Anna
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Miss Corona
Raffaella Del Rosario ...
Colasanti's mother
Lorenza Mazzetti ...
Sergio Petrilli's mother
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Teacher
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A bunch of students live in an apartment in Bologna, during the 70's. This is a 24-hour sample of their ordinary life, where, between marjuana, school, university, girls and political contrasts, spectators can get a nice and colourful picture of that time, of those people and of their ideas and problems. Crazy, halucinated, somehow "Trainspotting Italian style", this movie was taken from comic strips by Andrea Pazienza and it respects very well their atmosphere and style. Written by cortiglioni@yahoo.it

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A lot of parabolic antennas for satellite television can be seen on the roofs of Bologna. However, the satellite TV broadcast in Italy began only in 1990, many years after the film is set (1977). See more »

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Trainspotting Bolognese!
15 May 2003 | by (Bologna, Italy) – See all my reviews

Really interesting movie, the "screwed-up" type where basically nothing happens, but in the end you had fun and spent a pleasant hour and half. Actors are not bad, and there are even some mythical people like local singers doing small parts. On the overall, the movie could be considered some sort of "Trainspotting alla Bolognese", quite hallucinated, funny in its way while showing students' life during the 70's, with all the political tension of the period. It respects very well the style of the comics by Andrea Pazienza from which by which it was inspired. A nice one.


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