Movies

Browse by Title
Browse by Release Date

Return of Don Camillo, The (Le retour de Don Camillo)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama, Drama, Drama
Release Date:January 1, 1953
Running time:100 minutes
Cast:Fernandel, Gino Cervi, Édouard Delmont, Paolo Stoppa, Alexandre Rignault, Fernandel, Gino Cervi, Édouard Delmont, Paolo Stoppa, Alexandre Rignault, Fernandel, Gino Cervi, Édouard Delmont, Paolo Stoppa, Alexandre Rignault, Fernandel, Gino Cervi, Édouard Delmont, Paolo Stoppa, Alexandre Rignault
Director:Julien Duvivier, Julien Duvivier, Julien Duvivier, Julien Duvivier
Writer:Giovanni Guareschi, Julien Duvivier, René Barjavel, Giuseppe Amato, Giovanni Guareschi, Julien Duvivier, René Barjavel, Giuseppe Amato, Giovanni Guareschi, Julien Duvivier, René Barjavel, Giuseppe Amato, Giovanni Guareschi, Julien Duvivier, René Barjavel, Giuseppe Amato

Description: Retour de Don Camillo (The Return of Don Camillo) is the sequel to the internationally popular French comedy The Little World of Don Camillo. Fernandel returns as the title character, a resourceful, pugnacious Italian village priest. Because of his previous run-ins with communist mayor Peppone (Gino Cervi), Don Camillo is sent to another parish by the Church. Soon, however, all the villagers -- Peppone included -- realize that the priest is indispensable, and they demand his return. In one of the film's funniest moments, an elderly citizen steadfastly refuses to die until Don Camillo administers last rites. Like its predecessor, Retour de Don Camillo is based on a novel by Givoanni Guareschi -- and, also like the earlier film, Retour was a worldwide hit.~ Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide

Movie summaries and listings powered by Cinema-Source

highlights

8 Quick Tips for Curbing Your Family's Screen Time
Setting limits on screen time — and remembering to put down our own devices — is one of the biggest parenting challenges of our time. Use this guide to create healthy screen-time rules for your whole family.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

10 Best Beach-Themed Crafts and Activities
Sand, seashells, and stones can provide hours of family fun. Check out the greatest beach-related activities and crafts for toddlers on up.

Registered for Kindergarten — Now What?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Facebook icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks