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Casanova's Big Night (1954)

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When an 18th-century Venetian woman wants to find out the intentions of her would-be daughter-in-law, she hires a tailor's apprentice (Bob Hope) to assume the identity of her son--Casanova. Attempting this feat, he swiftly finds trouble.

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Cast

Bob Hope
as Pippo Popolino
Joan Fontaine
as Francesca Bruni
Basil Rathbone
as Lucio / Narrator
Audrey Dalton
as Elena Di Gambetta
Hugh Marlowe
as Stefano Di Gambetta
Vincent Price
as Casanova
Arnold Moss
as The Doge of Venice
John Carradine
as Minister Foressi
John Hoyt
as Maggiorin
Hope Emerson
as Duchess of Castelbello
Robert Hutton
as Raphael, Duc of Castelbello
Raymond Burr
as Bragadin
Frieda Inescort
as Signora Di Gambetta
Frank Puglia
as Carabaccio
Paul Cavanagh
as Signor Di Gambetta
Romo Vincent
as Giovanni
Henry Brandon
as Capt. Rugello
Natalie Schafer
as Signora Foressi
Lucien Littlefield
as First Prisoner
Douglas Fowley
as Second Prisoner
Nestor Paiva
as Gnocchi
Joan Shawlee
as Beatrice
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Critic Reviews for Casanova's Big Night

All Critics (4)

Above average Hope vehicle from the era where he was just starting to slide.

August 24, 2003 | Rating: 4/5
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Carismtico como sempre, Bob Hope no perde uma piada sequer - seja atravs de inteligentes trocadilhos ('Canal N5'), humor fsico ('Tenho muitos seguidores em Veneza') ou comdia de situao ('Fomos todos enganados por Emo').

August 15, 2003 | Rating: 4/5
Cinema em Cena

Audience Reviews for Casanova's Big Night

½

Hope is as always rather broad but the movie overall is a funny one and the production design is amazingly beautiful.

jay nixon
jay nixon

Super Reviewer

Another fun and hilarious comedy with Hope, I really enjoyed it. It has a great supporting cast too, full of stars. My favourite was Vincent Price, who has a great part in the beginning of the movie. The story was good, not as predictable as you'd expect from this kind of movie. Also the ending was really different. If you like Hope, you should see this movie.

Aj V
Aj V

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