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by Ettore Scola


Four generations of a family live crowded together in a cardboard shantytown shack in the squalor of inner-city Rome. They plan to murder each other with poisoned dinners, arson, etc. The household engages in various forms of sexual idiosyncrasies, land swindles, incest, drugs and adultery.

international title: Ugly, Dirty and Bad
original title: Brutti, sporchi e cattivi
country: Italy
year: 1976
genre: fiction
directed by: Ettore Scola
film run: 115'
release date: FR 26/05/1976, IT 23/09/1976, BE 06/10/1977, PT 21/02/1978, PL 05/06/1978, NL 22/02/1979, HU 02/08/1979, SE 28/07/1989, FI 17/11/1989, DK 19/03/1991, DE 23/05/1991, GR 16/06/2011
screenplay: Ruggero Maccari, Ettore Scola
cast: Francesco Anniballi, Nino Manfredi, Maria Bosco
cinematography by: Dario Di Palma
film editing: Raimondo Crociani
art director: Luciano Ricceri, Franco Velchi
costumes designer: Danda Ortona
producer: Carlo Ponti
associate producer: Romano Dandi

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