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The Great War (La grande guerra) (1959)

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Mario Mazza Mario Mazza
(uncredited)
Gian Luigi Polidoro Gian Luigi Polidoro
(uncredited)
Mario Frera Mario Frera
(uncredited)
Mario Feliciani Mario Feliciani
(uncredited)
Mario Colli Mario Colli
(uncredited)
Gianni Baghino Gianni Baghino
(uncredited)
Gérard Herter Gérard Herter
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Description: The Great War (Italian: La grande guerra) is a 1959 Italian film directed by Mario Monicelli. It tells the story of an odd couple of army buddies in World War I; the movie, while played on a comedic register, does not hide from the viewer the horrors and grimness of trench warfare. Starring Alberto Sordi and Vittorio Gassman and produced by Dino De Laurentiis, the film won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival. Its crew also included Danilo Donati (costumes) and Mario Garbuglia (set designer). It was an Academy Award nominee as Best Foreign Film. In 1999 the critics of Ciak magazine chose it as one of the 100 most impor ... (more)
Release date: 28 October 1959
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