Spaghetti-Promis und Skandal-Nudeln

Al dente oder nicht? Sophia Loren, Frank Sinatra und Co. haben ihre eigenen Methoden, das zu prüfen.

Italian actress Sophia Loren eating spaghetti in a restaurant, Italy, 1953. (Photo by Franco Fedeli/Reporters Associati & Archivi/Mondadori Portfolio/Getty Images)

Zu wenig Sauce: Sophia Loren kämpft in einem italienischen Restaurant mit verklebten Spaghettis. (1953;Franco Fedeli/Reporters Associati & Archivi/Mondadori Portfolio/Getty Images)

UNSPECIFIED - UNDATED: Joe DiMaggio eating pasta with a couple of young fans. (Photo by Sports Studio Photos/Getty Images)

Baseball-Star Joe DiMaggio geniesst einen Teller Pasta mit zwei jungen Fans. (undatiert; Sports Studio Photos/Getty Images)

DETROIT, USA - 16th MAY: Bassist Gene Simmons from rock group Kiss posed eating a plate of Spaghetti backstage at Cobo Hall in Detroit during the concert recording of Alive! on 16th May 1975. (Photo by Fin Costello/Redferns)

Kiss-Bassist Gene Simmons gönnt sich backtstage in der Cobo Hall in Detroit eine kleine Zwischenverpflegung. (16. Mai 1975; Fin Costello/Redferns)

American actor Charlton Heston (John Charles Carter) eating spaghetti in a restaurant. Rome, 1960 (Photo by Reporters Associati & ArchiviMondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)

Der Schauspieler Charlton Heston 1960 in Rom. (Reporters Associati ; ArchiviMondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)

Hayley Mills attempting to eat spaghetti. (Photo by Ralph Crane/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)

Die britische Schauspielerin Hayley Mills hat was aufgegabelt. (Ralph Crane/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)

1952: American actor and singer Frank Sinatra (1915 - 1998) clowning around with spaghetti for an EKCO products commercial on the set of CBS-TV's, 'The Frank Sinatra Show.' (Photo by CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images)

Frank Sinatra hat während eines Werbedrehs für die Firma EKCO sichtlich Spass mit seinem Pasta-Teller. (CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images)

British actress Audrey Hepburn (Audrey Kathleen Ruston) and American actor Anthony Perkins at David di Donatello Awards dinner. Taormina, 25th July 1962 (Photo by Pierluigi Praturlon/Reporters Associati & Archivi/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)

Audrey Hepburn und Anthony Perkins an einem Dinner in Taormina. (25. Juli 1962; Pierluigi Praturlon/Reporters Associati & Archivi/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)

American actor Burt Lancaster sitting at the table of the restaurant Alfredo and pretending to eat fettuccine straight from Italian chef Alfredo Di Lelio's hands. Rome, 1959 (Photo by Franco Fedeli/Reporters Associati & Archivi/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)

Von der Hand in den Mund: Alfredo Di Lelio füttert Burt Lancaster in seinem Restaurant in Rom. (1959; Franco Fedeli/Reporters Associati & Archivi/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)

UNSPECIFIED - JUNE 01: June 3Rd 1966, Giro D Italia, Vittorio Adorni, Jacques Anquetil And Felice Gimondi Eating Spaghetti (Photo by Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images)

Vittorio Adorni, Jacques Anquetil und Felice Gimondi essen während einer Giro-d’Italia-Etappe Spaghetti. (3. Juni 1966; Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images)

20th September 1966: Austrian actress, Senta Berger enjoying a plate of spaghetti at the Cinecitta in Rome during the filming of 8Operation Saint Gennarioe. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

20. September 1966: Die österreichische Schauspielerin Senta Berger geniesst im Cinecitta in Rom einen Teller Spaghetti. (22.September 1966; Keystone/Getty Images)

American actors Dean Martin (Dino Paul Crocetti) and John Wayne (Marion Mitchell Morrison) having fun by cooking spaghetti in a break during the shooting of the film The Sons of Katie Elder. 1966 (Photo by Pierluigi Praturlon/Reporters Associati & Archivi/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)

Dean Martin und John Wayne versuchen sich während der Dreharbeiten zu «The Sons of Katie Elder» als Köche. (1966; Pierluigi Praturlon/Archivi/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)

American actor Kirk Douglas serves himself a mound of spaghetti as Italian film producer Carlo Ponti (obscured), his wife, Italian actor Sophia Loren, and an unidentified woman in a pearl necklace watch and laugh, New York, New York, June 1958. (Photo by Peter Stackpole/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)

Kirk Douglas schöpft sich in Anwesenheit von Sophia Loren und einer Unbekannten einen Teller Pasta. (New York 1958; Peter Stackpole/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)