Ciao Maschio (Bye Bye Monkey)
Ciao Maschio (Bye Bye Monkey) (1978)

Lafayette (Gerard Depardieu), a young-ish misfit Frenchman and Nocello (Marcello Mastroianni), an older misfit Italian, live in a run-down section of New York City and are friends. Lafayette works for Flaxman (James Coco), an excitable… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: February 24, 1978
DVD Release Date: July 28, 2009
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Christopher Long
Movie Metropolis

Ferreri's first English-language film... is more of a collection of disjointed ideas than an actual story.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

A hopelessly irrelevant, downright interminable piece of work...

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Stefanie C
An askew world view ends on a hopeful note. Mastroianni and Depardieu didn't know what it was all about either.
Walter M.
"Bye Bye Monkey" starts with Lafayette(Gerard Depardieu) waking to a New York City being fumigated for rats. That's not all as he also has… More