Everybody Wants To Be Italian

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It's a delightful case of mistaked identity when two non-italian singles each pretend to be italian to win each other's hearts in this deliciously sacy romantic comedy.


Studio Lions Gate
SKU 210441822
UPC 031398105091
UPC 14 00031398105091
Format DVD
Release Date 9/1/2009
Rating Rating
Romantic Comedy
Theatrical Release
Editors Note
Note Fishmonger Jake Bianski (Jay Jablonski) has a bit of a problem. He's madly in love with his teenage sweetheart, Isabella (Marisa Petroro)--even though they broke up eight years before and she is now married with three kids. But just as he does every year on their "anniversary," he shows up at her doorstep with flowers, and an engagement ring, wearing a new suit, begging her to come back to him. The workers at his fish store in Boston's North End--Steve Bottino (John Kapelos), Gianluca Tempesti (John Enos III), and Aldo "Papa" Tempesti (Richard Libertini)--offer him constant advice, trying to get Jake to give up on Isabella and find a new girl. They fix him up on a blind date with veterinarian Marisa Costa (Cerina Vincent) at an Italian singles night, where both Jake and Marisa pretend to be Italian in order to attract each other. But their first real date is a disaster, with Jake talking nonstop about his girlfriend, as if Isabella is still a part of his life. Nonetheless, Jake and Marisa start becoming friends, but things get complicated when they consider something more--as does Isabella. Writer-director Jason Todd Ipson's second feature film--following 2006's horror film, UNREST, which also starred Jablonski and Petroro--is a heartfelt romantic comedy about love and trust and about grasping life's opportunities. Scream queen Vincent (CABIN FEVER) plays Marisa with an endearing sweetness, while Jablonski manages to make Jake charming despite the character's many serious flaws. But it's Kapelos, Enos III, and the always great Libertini who drive the film as the three very funny wise men--especially Kapelos (THE BREAKFAST CLUB) as Steve, a gruff fish guy studying for his doctorate in psychology with an opinion on just about everything.
Jason Todd Ipson
John Kapelos
Jay Jablonski
Cerina Vincent
Cast & Crew
Penny Marshall - Star
Anthony Russell - Star
Perry Anzilotti - Star
Dan Cortese - Star
John Kapelos - Star
John Enos - Star
Richard Libertini - Star
Marisa Petroro - Star
Jay Jablonski - Star
Cerina Vincent - Star
Jason Todd Ipson - Screenwriter
James Huntsman - Producer
Michael Cohen - Composer
Michael Fimognari - Director of Photography
Jaime Burke - Producer
Jason Todd Ipson - Director
Technical Info
Original Release Date 2008
Catalog ID 24817
UPC 00031398105091
Number of Discs 1
Running Time 104 minutes
Color Color
Original Language English
Available Subtitles English, Spanish
Available Audio Tracks English [CC], English
DVD, Widescreen, English, Subtitled, Spanish, Dolby Digital (5.1)
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Video Format DVD

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