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1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
Best friends Peppe (Vittorio Gassman) and Mario (Marcello Mastroianni) are thieves, but they're not very good at it. Still, Peppe thinks that he's finally devised a master heist that will make them rich. With the help of some fellow criminals, he plans to dig a tunnel from a rented apartment to the pawnshop next door, where they can rob the safe. But his plan is far from foolproof, and the fact that no one in the group has any experience digging tunnels proves to be the least of their problems.

Cast: Vittorio Gassman , Marcello Mastroianni , Toto , Renato Salvatori , Rosanna Rory , Carla Gravina ,

Director: Mario Monicelli

Genres: Comedy

Big Deal on Madonna Street (1958)

Release Date: January 1st, 1958|1 hr. 31 min.

fan reviews ( 1 )
  • January 07, 2013 bbr1039
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    This is what the art of Cinema was about before computer imaging replaced wonderful writing, direction.and plot.A marvelous comedy of errors that even though with english titles made me laugh out loud.Glad that my library had it in their collection. Brosen NYC NY

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