La Terrazza (Terrace, The) (1980): Ettore Scola’s All-Star Feature

La terrazza (The Terrace) may not be one of Italian director Ettore Scola’s best films, but it certainly serves as showcase for the best Italian actors of its era.

The all-star cast features Marcello Mastroianni, Ugo Tognazzi, Vittorio Gassman, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Serge Reggiani, Stefano Satta Flores, Stefania Sandrelli, Carla Gravina, Ombretta Colli, Milena Vukotic.

Director Scola and screenwriter Agenore Incrocci make cameo appearances.

On a terrace in Rome, a group of Italian communist politicians and intellectuals are having a party.

Cast
Vittorio Gassman – Mario
Ugo Tognazzi – Amedeo
Jean-Louis Trintignant – Enrico D’Orsi
Marie Trintignant – Isabella
Marcello Mastroianni – Luigi
Stefania Sandrelli – Giovanna
Carla Gravina – Carla
Ombretta Colli – Enza
Galeazzo Benti – Galeazzo
Milena Vukotic – Emanuela
Stefano Satta Flores – Tizzo
Serge Reggiani – Sergio