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Variety Lights (1950)

12/06/1950 (IT) RomanceDramaMusic 1h 33m
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Overview

In Italy, Checco Dal Monte manages a troupe of traveling performers with plenty of heart but minimal talent. At a small town engagement, he encounters the starry-eyed, gorgeous Lily Antonelli, and hires her as a dancer on the show. Vivacious Lily quickly sells out crowds and earns the resentment of Checco's mistress, Melina Amour, but the fledgling performer has far bigger ambitions and soon sets her sights on a higher-profile role.

  1. Federico Fellini

    Director, Screenplay, Story

  2. Alberto Lattuada

    Director, Screenplay

  3. Tullio Pinelli

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Peppino De Filippo

    Peppino De Filippo

    Checco Dal Monte

  2. Carla Del Poggio

    Carla Del Poggio

    Liliana "Lilly" Antonelli

  3. Giulietta Masina

    Giulietta Masina

    Melina Amour

  4. John Kitzmiller

    John Kitzmiller

    Trumpet player Johnny

  5. Folco Lulli

    Folco Lulli

    Adelmo Conti, l'amant de Liliana

  6. Dante Maggio

    Dante Maggio

    Remo

  7. Checco Durante

    Checco Durante

    Theater Owner

  8. Gina Mascetti

    Valeria del Sole

  9. Giulio Calì

    Magician Edison Will

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Variety Lights
Variety Lights

Original Title Luci del varietà

Status Released

Original Language Italian

Budget -

Revenue -

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