Casanova (2005)

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After a life spent seeking pleasure and decadence, Casanova seeks his one true love, Henriette.

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
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 Edith (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Casanova (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Older Casanova (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Grimani (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Rocco (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Henriette (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Bellino (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Cook (2 episodes, 2005)
James Holly ...
 Jack aged 6 / ... (2 episodes, 2005)
Brock Everitt-Elwick ...
 Jack aged 11 (2 episodes, 2005)
Martin Oldfield ...
 Judge (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Villars (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Bragadin / ... (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Doctor 1 (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Prisoner (2 episodes, 2005)
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After a life spent seeking pleasure and decadence, Casanova seeks his one true love, Henriette.

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Trivia

Russell T. Davies was so impressed by David Tennant's performance, in this show, that he cast him as the Tenth Doctor in Doctor Who (2005) (2005). See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Giacomo Casanova: Bollocks!
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Hilarious
9 October 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I turned on PBS last night and ran into this movie completely by accident. I was hooked immediately. It is so funny and unusual. The fact that everything happens to the young Casanova by chance is one of the things that makes it good. He is goofy, low-born, and self-effacing, as opposed to Heath Ledger's smug, overly confident Casanova in the film recently in theaters (which I found very boring.) This CASANOVA is definitely worth my time and yours. The supporting characters are enjoyable and the sets and costumes are amazing, full of color and authenticity. It was a spectacle for the ears and the eyes, I especially liked the colorfest during Casanova and Bellino's ball. Enjoy!


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