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Vittorio De Sica Neo-Realist film -UMBERTO D - released on dvd

Umberto, a lonely retired civil servant, manages to survive on his inadequate pension but is driven to the brink of suicide, only to realise that their would be no one to look after his dog if he took his life. 206 more words

Italian Cinema

[Last Film I Watched] Indiscretion of an American Wife (1953)

English Title: Indiscretion of an American Wife
Original Title: Stazione Termini
Year: 1953
Country: Italy, USA
Language: English, Italian, French
Genre: Drama, Romance
Director: Vittorio De Sica… 430 more words

Film Review

Moving pictures 2017, #18

I don’t seem to have watched a film from the 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die list for weeks. But then I have… 1,706 more words


Films in 2017: March

March was a very busy month for me at work, but I managed to watch a decent amount movies while also making sure I got enough sleep. 632 more words

Films In 2017

2017 Blind Spots: Umberto D.

Umberto Domenico Ferrari (Carlo Battisti), an elderly man in Rome, is struggling to maintain a decent standard of living on his dwindling pension. He’s behind on his rent, and his landlady is threatening eviction if he doesn’t pay what he owes at the end of the month. 371 more words

Films In 2017

A Dramedy to Remember - De Sica's MARRIAGE ITALIAN STYLE (1964)

It was the official closing of the 2015 Turner Classic Movies Film Festival (TCMFF), a night those in attendance will never forget as one of the screen’s greatest actresses and true beauties, Sophia Loren, walked onto the stage. 726 more words

Classic Movies