My Friends

My Friends

  • R
  • 1975
  • 140 min
  • Italy
  • comedy, drama

Necchi (a bar owner), Perozzi (a journalist), Melandri (an architect) and Mascetti (a broken nobleman) live in Florence. They have been friends since their youngest years and spend every free moment together organizing complex and terrible jokes to all the people they meet, or just wandering around Tuscany.

Director: Mario Monicelli

Screenwriters: Leonardo Benvenuti, Piero De Bernardi, Pietro Germi

Stars: Ugo Tognazzi, Gastone Moschin, Philippe Noiret

Germi's script is a nostalgic and bitter model that approaches Italian reality symbolized in four young friends determined to engage in silly adventures that can give meaning to their lives.


  • Mario Monicelli
    Mario Monicelli

    Mario Monicelli (May 16, 1915 - November 29, 2010) was an Italian director and screenwriter and one of the masters of the Commedia all'Italiana (Comedy Italian style).

Main Cast


Producer: Carlo Nebiolo

Editor: Ruggero Mastroianni

Original Music Composer: Carlo Rustichelli


Original Title: Amici miei

Genres: comedy, drama

Certificate: R

Categories: group of friends, tuscany italy, joke, florence italy, misery, squalid apartment, friendship


Year: 1975

Runtime: 140 min

Country: Italy

Language: Italian

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1

Sound Mix: Mono