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Allegro Non Troppo

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Tookey's Rating
5 /10
Average Rating
6.00 /10
Maurizio Nichetti, Nestor Garay, Maurizio Micheli
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Directed by: Bruno Bozzetto
Written by: Bruno Bozzetto, Guido Manuli, Maurizio Nichetti

Released: 1977
Origin: Italy
Length: 75


Classical music is illustrated by images - both cartoon and live action.

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Very uneven Italian answer to Fantasia . There's too much laboured slapstick in the live-action sequences - but also some lovely, imaginative moments. The outstanding sequences are the cat dancing (to Sibelius's Valse Triste ) and the evolution of mankind (to Ravel's Bolero ) .

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