Johnny Stecchino (Johnny Toothpick)
Johnny Stecchino (Johnny Toothpick) (1991)

Comedian Roberto Benigni wrote and directed this Italian farce, in which he stars as Dante, a bus driver who is the exact double of the infamous gangster Johnny Toothpick (Benigni again). After Dante meets Johnny's girlfriend Maria… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1991
DVD Release Date: October 13, 1993
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Critic Score: 46% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

An enjoyably goofy ganster comedy.

Fred Topel

Below average Benigni. Somewhat cute, but Monster is far better.

Chuck Rudolph
Matinee Magazine

Amusing, but a far cry from fully utilizing Benigni's comic timing.

Flixster Audience Score: 85% Flixster User Reviews
Michael S
A comedic gem from the (almost) always great Roberto Benigni.
A brain-dead Italian comedy from the famous Roberto Benigni, I watched it as part of my Italian class. I thought Life is beautiful was all right, so I was… More