Nino Micelli (Pierrino Mascarino) has long dreamed of visiting his relatives in the United States. When he finally gets the chance, he leaves his native Italy with an old violin and a suitcase full of homemade wine. His unexpected arrival at his nephew's (Joe Mantegna) home in Chicago brings his slow and simple old-world ways into collision with the fast-paced complexities of modern society.
Why Is Uncle Nino Rated PG?
Uncle Nino is rated PG for language and some teen smoking.
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Uncle Nino releases to DVD on April 7, 2009. Bonus features include an interview with actor Joe Mantegna and his daughter Gina Mantegna (who play the father and daughter in this movie). Mantegna also talks about his Italian heritage and the importance of family, and the pair shares their thoughts on the script and working together for the first time.
Uncle Nino releases on July 20, 2010 in a 2-disc package including a Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Copy of the film.