The Shortest Day (1963)

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The Shortest Day is a 1962 Italian comedy film. It is a parody of the war movie The Longest Day and stars the popular duo Ciccio Ingrassia and Franco Franchi in the leading roles. Dozens of many other well-known actors accepted to appear in the movie in cameo roles for free, to avert the bankruptcy of the production company Titanus.

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Movie Score: 5.9/10 from 6 votes
Release Date: 1963-02-14
Status: Released
Run time: 91 min / 1:31
Production Studio : Cinecompar, Titanus
Production Country: Italy
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The Shortest Day Casts

Gino Cervi
as Colonnello Daini
Ciccio Ingrassia
as Francesco Coppola
Tomás Milián
as
Jean-Paul Belmondo
as Erede Siciliano (uncredited)
Franco Franchi
as Franco Lo Grugno
Totò
as frate bersagliere
Eduardo De Filippo
as mafioso
Peppino De Filippo
as Zio Peppino
Terence Hill
as Soldato austriaco (uncredited)
Aldo Fabrizi
as facchino
Walter Chiari
as avvocato difensore
Simone Signoret
as Non confirmé
Stewart Granger
as Avocat (non crédité)
Raimondo Vianello
as Feldmaresciallo Von Gassman
Erminio Macario
as soldato alla cucina
Virna Lisi
as Naja
Franco Fabrizi
as ferito con la borsa del ghiaccio
Carlo Pisacane
as zio Michele
Giuliano Gemma
as soldato
Sandra Milo
as erede siciliana

The Shortest Day Crew

Directing Sergio Corbucci Director
Writing Giorgio Arlorio Writer
Writing Sandro Continenza Writer
Camera Enzo Barboni Director of Photography
Production Goffredo Lombardo Producer
Sound Piero Piccioni Original Music Composer
Editing Ruggero Mastroianni Editor
Art Carlo Simi Production Design
Production Alfredo Melidoni Production Manager