The film is set in a small town in Italy during World War II. The main character is a young man named Giovanni who is in love with a young woman named Lucia. Giovanni is drafted into the army and sent to fight on the front lines. Lucia is left alone in the town, and she is forced to deal with the hardships of war. The film follows the two characters as they try to survive the war and find their way back to each other. The film is a powerful and moving story about the effects of war on ordinary people. It is a reminder of the sacrifices that people make in times of conflict, and the importance of love and hope in the face of adversity.

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Il Giorno più Corto (1963)

War/Comedy · 1h 31m

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The film is set in a small town in Italy during World War II. The main character is a young man named Giovanni who is in love with a young woman named Lucia. Giovanni is drafted into the army and sent to fight on the front lines. Lucia is left alone in the town, and she is forced to deal with the hardships of war. The film follows the two characters as they try to survive the war and find their way back to each other. The film is a powerful and moving story about the effects of war on ordinary people. It is a reminder of the sacrifices that people make in times of conflict, and the importance of love and hope in the face of adversity.

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Status

Released

Language

Italian

Country

Italy

Production Company

Titanus
Cast
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Ciccio Ingrassia

Francesco Coppola
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Franco Franchi

Franco Lo Grugno
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Gino Cervi

Colonnello Daini
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Totò

Frate bersagliere
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Annie Girardot

L'infermiera
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Ugo Tognazzi

Pecoraio
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Eduardo De Filippo

Mafioso
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Peppino De Filippo

Zio Peppino
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Aldo Fabrizi

Facchino
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Gabriele Ferzetti

Tenente in trincea
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Philippe Leroy

Soldato
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Amedeo Nazzari

Soldato strabico col pallottoliere
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Tomas Milian

Self
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Romolo Valli

Il capitano
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Renato Salvatori

Soldato
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Paolo Stoppa

Padre di Dino
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Walter Chiari

L'avvocato difensore
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Franca Valeri

Moglie del bersagliere alla stazione
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Anouk Aimée

Crocerossina
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Franco Citti

Fante Romano
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Virna Lisi

Naja, una spia austriaca
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Terence Hill

Soldato austriaco (as Mario Girotti)
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Simone Signoret

Contadina
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Antonio Acqua

Aiutante di campo (uncredited)
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Ángel Aranda

Ufficiale (uncredited)
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Maurizio Arena

Soldato nascosto nel pagliaio (uncredited)
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Franco Balducci

Soldato austriaco (uncredited)
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Rik Battaglia

Soldato austriaco (uncredited)
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Jean-Paul Belmondo

Erede siciliano (uncredited)
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Warner Bentivegna

Ufficiale tedesco (uncredited)
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Luisella Boni

Crocerossina (uncredited)
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Pierre Brice

Ufficiale austriaco (uncredited)
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Lilla Brignone

Capocrocerossina (uncredited)
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Aldo Bufi Landi

Soldato nascosto nel pagliaio (uncredited)
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Gino Buzzanca

Guardia del corpo dei mafiosi (uncredited)
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Vittorio Caprioli

Bersagliere alla stazione (uncredited)
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Memmo Carotenuto

Capitano medico (uncredited)
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Nino Castelnuovo

Corteggiatore (uncredited)
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Rossella Como

Infirmiera (uncredited)
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Mark Damon

Ufficiale timido (uncredited)
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Lorella De Luca

Erede siciliana (uncredited)
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Franco Fabrizi

Ferito con la borsa del ghiaccio (uncredited)
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Sergio Fantoni

Aiutante del colonnello (uncredited)
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Alberto Farnese

Aiutante del colonnello (uncredited)
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Paolo Ferrari

Soldato imbroglione (uncredited)
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Fiorenzo Fiorentini

Balbuziente (uncredited)
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Giacomo Furia

Guardia del corpo dei mafiosi (uncredited)
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Scilla Gabel

L'amante di un soldato (uncredited)
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Cristina Gaioni

Presentatrice timida (uncredited)
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Gianni Garko

Uomo alla stazione (uncredited)
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Ivo Garrani

Erede siciliano (uncredited)
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Giuliano Gemma

Soldato (uncredited)
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Franco Giacobini

Sergente maggiore (uncredited)
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Ennio Girolami

Soldato (uncredited)
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Massimo Girotti

Capitano alla finestra (uncredited)
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Claudio Gora

Capitano di guardia (uncredited)
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Stewart Granger

Avvocato (uncredited)
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Gérard Herter

Colonnello comandante (uncredited)
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Frank Latimore

Soldato Siciliano (uncredited)
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Antonella Lualdi

Venditrice di fiori (uncredited)
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Folco Lulli

Ufficiale a teatro (uncredited)
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Piero Lulli

Ufficiale a teatro (uncredited)
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Alberto Lupo

Ufficiale (uncredited)
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Erminio Macario

Soldato in cucina (uncredited)
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Ettore Manni

Ettore (uncredited)
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Daniel Mele

Dino (uncredited)
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Sandra Milo

Erede siciliana (uncredited)
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Sandra Mondaini

Erede siciliana (uncredited)
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Rina Morelli

Madre di Dino (uncredited)
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Francesco Mulè

Soldato ferito (uncredited)
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Tiberio Murgia

Soldato (uncredited)
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David Niven

Soldato inglese (uncredited)
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Ilaria Occhini

Crocerossina (uncredited)
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Umberto Orsini

Soldato combattente (uncredited)
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Paolo Panelli

Soldato imbroglione (uncredited)
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Luigi Pavese

Giudice della corte marziale (uncredited)
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Emilio Pericoli

Soldato (uncredited)
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Walter Pidgeon

Ernest Hemingway (uncredited)
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Carlo Pisacane

Zio Michele (uncredited)
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Teddy Reno

Soldato di Trieste (uncredited)
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Nora Ricci

Donna alla stazione (uncredited)
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Roberto Risso

Soldato austriaco (uncredited)
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Mac Ronay

Mago Maccheroni (uncredited)
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Stelvio Rosi

Soldato austriaco (uncredited)
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Giacomo Rossi Stuart

Soldato austriaco (uncredited)
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Luciano Salce

Ufficiale tedesco (uncredited)
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Yvonne Sanson

Moglie del balbuziente (uncredited)
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Gordon Scott

Soldato (uncredited)
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Joe Sentieri

Soldato (uncredited)
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Massimo Serato

Ufficiale (uncredited)
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Jacques Sernas

Tenente Fiorelli (uncredited)
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Franco Sportelli

Avvocato dell'accusa (uncredited)
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Nino Taranto

Mafioso (uncredited)
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Nino Terzo

Guardia del corpo dei mafiosi (uncredited)
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Aroldo Tieri

Tenente Farsardi (uncredited)
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Gabriele Tinti

Bersagliere (uncredited)
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Fausto Tozzi

Soldato combattente (uncredited)
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Max Turilli

Soldato tedesco sulle scale (uncredited)
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Raimondo Vianello

Fieldmaresciallo Von Gassman (uncredited)
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Enrico Viarisio

Erede siciliano (uncredited)
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Lia Zoppelli

Erede siciliana (uncredited)
Crew
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Sergio Corbucci

Director
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Sandro Continenza

Writer
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Giorgio Arlorio

Writer
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Bruno Corbucci

Writer
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Giovanni Grimaldi

Writer
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