It Started in Naples Poster

Release Date: 1960

DVD Release Date: July 12th, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
When American lawyer Michael Hamilton (Clark Gable) hears that his estranged younger brother and sister-in-law have died in a car accident, he flies to Naples, Italy, to settle their estate. Upon arriving, the xenophobic Hamilton meets his impish nephew, Nando (Marietto), for the first time, and decides he will bring the boy back with him to the United States. But when Nando's gorgeous aunt, Lucia Curcio (Sophia Loren), protests, a lengthy and heated custody battle ensues.

Cast: Clark Gable, Sophia Loren, Vittorio De Sica, Marietto , Paolo Carlini, Claudio Ermelli, Giovanni Filidoro

Director: Melville Shavelson

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Paramount

Keywords: Melodramatic, Rivalry, Amusing, 1960s, Charming, Quest, Love, Heartwarming, Office, Brother


Nominated Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Art Direction (Color)
Nominated Picture - Comedy