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Malena (2000)

‘Malena’ recounts a dramatic story of a local beauty in a small Sicilian town during the WWII. Unfortunately she soon becomes a young widow and local housewives feel threatened by her natural attractiveness. 221 more words


Grievous cry: Malena

It is one of the most unforgettable “line” of a heroine I had ever encountered.

The most grievous cry, half stripped naked and covered in blood, lynched by the other women in town…. 302 more words



And within the melancholia, strength and drama, passion.



Mother. My mother was a beautiful young woman who had many suitors. They would serenade my mother with the tango Malena. She couldn’t make up her mind, there were so many of them. 154 more words

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Malèna (2000) Film Review by Gareth Rhodes

Malèna (2000) Directed by Giuseppe Tornatore. With Monica Bellucci, Giuseppe Sulfaro, Luciano Federico and Pietro Notarianni.

After receiving resounding acclaim for his film  339 more words

Film Reviews

Timeless Beauty

Time has passed, and I have loved many women. And as they’ve held me close… and asked if I will remember them I’ve said, “Yes, I will remember you.” But the only one I’ve never forgotten is the one who never asked…



Inspired by genius movie of Giuseppe Tornatore and amazing actress play of gorgeous Monica Bellucci . Malèna – one of my favorite romantic drama movies from my own “gold stock” :D If you haven’t seen it, I strongly recommend you to do that. 108 more words