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Love Italian Style: The exam
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Love Italian Style: The exam
The terrace where Ettore (Panelli) establishes a radio bridge to communicate with his son who is taking the fifth grade exam, is on top of a building in Via del Banco di Santo Spirito, 12, in Rome. With an initial overview, we can admire the buildings around the terrace, in the center of Rome: the churches of S. Agnese in Agone and S. Salvatore in Lauro, the Palace of Justice, Castel S. Angelo, the bell tower and the pinnacles of the nearby church of SS. Celsus and Julian and St. Peter's dome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Structured in ten episodes, the film tells vices, habits and customs of 1960s Italy. Starring Walter Chiari and Raimondo Vianello.
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Sunday in August: The bathhouse
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Sunday in August: The bathhouse
The movie clip is set in Ostia in the famous Stabilimento Roma. Stabilimento Roma was the most important beach club in Ostia. It was built in 1924, was mined by the Germans and blown up the night between 12 and 13 December 1943, and stood along what is now Lungomare Paolo Toscanelli, in the Lido district of Ostia.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Iconic romantic film, testimonial of Italian neorealism, with Marcello Mastroianni. A variety of different people spend a Sunday at the beach of Ostia outside Rome and meet to share their lives.
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Love & Anarchy: Gunshot practice
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Love & Anarchy: Gunshot practice
The square shown in the scene is Piazza di San Pietro in Montorio with San Pietro in Montorio church, which includes in its courtyard the Tempietto (Italian: 'small temple'), considered one of the most significant examples of Renaissance architecture. However, when “Tunin”(Giancarlo Giannini) is frontally framed, he is in the lay-by along the Gianicolo Promenade, one of the most beautiful places in Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Film directed by Lina Wertmuller and starring Giancarlo Giannini and Mariangela Melato. Love and Anarchy was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 1973 Cannes Film Festival and Giannini was awarded Best Actor. When a friend is murdered by the Fascists, a farmer takes up residence in a Roman brothel. He plots, with an anarchist prostitute, to assassinate Mussolini. 
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The Year of the Cannibals: The escape
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The Year of the Cannibals: The escape
The streets of a big city are covered with dead bodies, but people seem not to notice and pass by indifferently. Antigone (Britt Ekland) and Tiresia (Pierre Clementi) are running away from the police; left naked in the middle of the street, they hide in a Church which is Santi Nereo e Achilleo, in Viale delle Terme di Caracalla.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Loosely based on the ancient Greek classic "Antigone" by Sophocle, the dystopic film competed in the Quinzaines des Realisateurs section of the 23rd Cannes Film Festival, and brings myth to modern times, in a fictitious land where reality is suspended, youth rebellion is brewing, and Antigone faces an uncertain future. 
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Il Marchese Del Grillo: The awakening
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Il Marchese Del Grillo: The awakening
 The opening scene is set in a rich nineteenth century building, the beautiful Loggia dei Cavalieri di Rodi in Rome; we witness the scenes of daily life of the Marquis' employees, as soon as he wakes up in the morning .Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Directed by Mario Monicelli and starring Alberto Sordi. This comedy depicts episodes in the life of a nobleman in Rome who always invents stories and crack all types of jokes.
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Il Marchese Del Grillo: With the French friend
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Il Marchese Del Grillo: With the French friend
Chiesa e Convento di San Bonaventura, Canale Monterano, Rome; here we see the Marquis with a french friend, officer of the Napoleonic French Army. The old abandoned church is surrounded by a rural landscape. Don Bastiano, robber and friend of the Marquis, is settled there. Entering in the Church we can admire its ruins and a huge ancient tree, under whom Don Bastiano is seated with his throne.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Directed by Mario Monicelli and starring Alberto Sordi. This comedy depicts episodes in the life of a nobleman in Rome who always invents stories and crack all types of jokes.
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Il Marchese Del Grillo: The Pope
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Il Marchese Del Grillo: The Pope
The Quirinale Palace in which the Pope lives, and will be arrested, is Palazzo dei Conservatori in Piazza del Campidoglio in Rome, location of the Musei Capitolini. The bells of the city ring in order to announce the Pope’s death, one of the Marquis’ tricks. We see the inside of the Pope’s palace, while at the end of the movie we see the Pope’s procession .Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Directed by Mario Monicelli and starring Alberto Sordi. This comedy depicts episodes in the life of a nobleman in Rome who always invents stories and crack all types of jokes.
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Too Bad She's Bad: The Roman summer
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Too Bad She's Bad: The Roman summer
The movie starts with Paolo Silvestrelli (Marcello Mastroianni), a roman taxi driver, who is on the road polishing his car waiting for the inaugural race. Actually, he is waiting for costumers because he needs money to reward the purchase. The scene is set in piazzale Ugo La Malfa, above Circo Massimo, in Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The life of Paolo is turned upside down when he meets Lina, a beautiful girl skilled in pickpockets and petty scams. Paolo will do everything to redeem the girl. Starring Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni.
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Too Bad She's Bad: The workshop
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Too Bad She's Bad: The workshop
Lina (Sophia Loren) is slowly starting to learn the art of thievery; she is accompanied by her "colleagues" to the next designated victim, Paolo. The group, however, passes to visit the workshop of a friend, the mechanic-fence who will be the one to take delivery of the stolen taxi. This workshop is in piazza della città Leonina, near the Leonine City.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The life of Paolo is turned upside down when he meets Lina, a beautiful girl skilled in pickpockets and petty scams. Paolo will do everything to redeem the girl. Starring Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni.
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Too Bad She's Bad: The running
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Too Bad She's Bad: The running
After putting away the two guys who wanted to steal his cab, Paolo is furious because in the struggle he dented the brand new car. Now he is rushing Lina to the police station. We see him hurtling in front of the Church of Santa Maria in Cosmedin, near Bocca della verità, where he gets a fine for taking a forbidden direction. Immediately after, we see Paolo's taxi forced into a traffic jam in Piazza San Salvatore in Lauro, where Lina takes the opportunity to escape. The scene closes with Paolo trying to explain the crash to the traffic wardens, who in response carry him away with weight, since he had paralyzed the traffic.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The life of Paolo is turned upside down when he meets Lina, a beautiful girl skilled in pickpockets and petty scams. Paolo will do everything to redeem the girl. Starring Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni.
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Too Bad She's Bad: The taxi driver
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Too Bad She's Bad: The taxi driver
Paolo is taking Lina to the police station, while working with his car with some tourists who need to reach the Colosseum. After the fines taken and the accidents occurred to his new car, he must work hard to repay all the "unforeseen" expenses. He stops the car in Via IV Novembre, close to the Church of Santa Caterina a Magnanapoli. In the background of the frame we can admire the Chiesa dei santi Domenico e Sisto.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The life of Paolo is turned upside down when he meets Lina, a beautiful girl skilled in pickpockets and petty scams. Paolo will do everything to redeem the girl. Starring Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni.
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Too Bad She's Bad: American tourists
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Too Bad She's Bad: American tourists
Arrived at the destination, the two American tourists go down to a very popular place attended by foreigners and of course also by the cinema. We are in the Tempio di Venere one of the most panoramic sets of the historical center. Due to its elevated position you can admire the marvelous Colosseo, Arco di Costantino, la Via Sacra and a part of Palatino. It is interesting to notice how Blasetti intended to highlight in his film the beauty of the city center and the most evocative views.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The life of Paolo is turned upside down when he meets Lina, a beautiful girl skilled in pickpockets and petty scams. Paolo will do everything to redeem the girl. Starring Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni.
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Too Bad She's Bad: The escape
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Too Bad She's Bad: The escape
 Paolo, mocked by Lina, who pretends to be in love with him, curses desperately while driving his taxi on the Lungotevere. While driving, he sees by chance two men who were Lina's accomplices, he immediately takes the chase: the two descend in a hurry the steps (a few years disappeared) that from Lungotevere dei Sangallo take Via del Gonfalone but then - as often happens in these situations  - he finds himself in a completely different area; more precisely in Borgo Sant'Angelo, where we find the taxi chasing the bus on which the two have just boarded. After arriving in Viale del Muro Torto, Paolo takes advantage of the bus stop to get on board as well.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The life of Paolo is turned upside down when he meets Lina, a beautiful girl skilled in pickpockets and petty scams. Paolo will do everything to redeem the girl. Starring Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni.
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Too Bad She's Bad:  Lina and Paolo
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Too Bad She's Bad: Lina and Paolo
Once they find themselves all together in the police station, Stroppiani with a great oratorical skill, manages to fuel the chaos by distorting events. The inspector, annoyed by the presence of the multitude of people, will free everybody in the end. Just outside Palazzo Capizucchi, Paolo wants to end the problems with Lina and looks for a secluded place to slap her. The first attempt fails in a shop in via dei Cerchi, with the shopkeeper disturbing the action, then the two find themselves again in via del Teatro Marcello (near Teatro Marcello) and enter an open door, at number 34, but also here a gentleman blocks the backhand that Paolo is going to give to Lina. The door and the surrounding wall of the Campidoglio leave no doubt about the place that will appear in front of them once they go out into the street. The final scene will be in public, with the Ara Coeli in the background, with slaps and an unavoidable ending kiss.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The life of Paolo is turned upside down when he meets Lina, a beautiful girl skilled in pickpockets and petty scams. Paolo will do everything to redeem the girl. Starring Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni.
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'O Re: The Meeting
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'O Re: The Meeting
Queen Maria Sofia (Ornella Muti) meets with Coviello (Corrado Pani) in front of a farmhouse that leads her to her refuge. it is the Casale di Roma Vecchia (also known as Villa dei Quintili) on Via Roma Vecchia in Rome, inside the Parco degli Acquedotti. Watch the full movie on  www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Francis II of Bourbon, in exile in Rome with his wife Maria Sofia, is tormented by the thought that he has been unable to fulfill his duties as ruler. His wife, meanwhile, is not giving up and aims to regain power.
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'O Re: Refuge
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'O Re: Refuge
The refuge of troops led by General Coviello ( Corrado Pani) and Queen Maria Sofia (Ornella Muti)is at the Circus of Maxentius on the Via Appia Antica in Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Francis II of Bourbon, in exile in Rome with his wife Maria Sofia, is tormented by the thought that he has been unable to fulfill his duties as ruler. His wife, meanwhile, is not giving up and aims to regain power.
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'O Re: The show in the night
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'O Re: The show in the night
Francis II of Bourbon (Giancarlo Giannini ) and Queen Maria Sophia of Austria (Ornella Muti) watch the spectacle from the terrace of their palace, which is the casina of Cardinal Bessarione, on Via di Porta San Sebastiano in Rome. Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Francis II of Bourbon, in exile in Rome with his wife Maria Sofia, is tormented by the thought that he has been unable to fulfill his duties as ruler. His wife, meanwhile, is not giving up and aims to regain power.
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'O Re: Headmoney
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'O Re: Headmoney
The military camp where General Coviello (Pani) collects the bounty of a slain brigand is at the Sanctuary of the Madonna del Sorbo, on Via del Sorbo in Campagnano di Roma (RM).Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Francis II of Bourbon, in exile in Rome with his wife Maria Sofia, is tormented by the thought that he has been unable to fulfill his duties as ruler. His wife, meanwhile, is not giving up and aims to regain power.
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Magdalena...zero in conduct: The arrival in Rome
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Magdalena...zero in conduct: The arrival in Rome
On Alfredo Hartman's (Vittorio De Sica) journey to Rome where he will meet his cousin Stefano Armani (Roberto Villa) we can see in succession St. Peter's Square with St. Peter's Basilica, the Arch of Constantine in Piazza del Colosseo, and Via del teatro di Marcello under the Capitol .Plot:Alfredo Hartman (Vittorio De Sica) is a wealthy industrialist in Vienna who receives an anonymous letter by mistake . Intrigued enough to want to meet the girl who wrote it, Alfredo leaves for Rome, where he meets his cousin, Stefano Armani (Roberto Villa), who helps him with his research at the institute attended by Maddalena (Carla Del Poggio). 
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Nevermind: The cigarette
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Nevermind: The cigarette
The lawyer’s office Aldo (Alberto Molinari) is located in Via Maria Adelaide 8 in Rome. Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Nevermind is an episodic comedy film. In each episode, we see common characters forced to suffer extremely weird, disturbing and paradoxical situations. These situations sometimes seem incredible but yet - they can happen.
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Nevermind: School
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Nevermind: School
The school where Giulia (Giulia Michelini) must take the son of the Tuscans is the I.C. Claudio Abbado - Plesso "Ermenegildo Pistelli" in Via Monte Zebio in Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Nevermind is an episodic comedy film. In each episode, we see common characters forced to suffer extremely weird, disturbing and paradoxical situations. These situations sometimes seem incredible but yet - they can happen.
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Risking: The robbery
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Risking: The robbery
The jewelry robbed by Massimo (Ray Lovelock) at the beginning of the film, is in Via Luigi Capuana, 6 in Rome. Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Officer Massimo Torlani’s mother was accidentally injured by two robbers and has been paralyzed ever since. Her son, hoping to track down whoever did this to her, embarks on a special mission.
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Risking: The jail
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Risking: The jail
The prison in which Massimo is imprisoned is the usual San Michele Institute in Rome. We see a dialogue between Massimo and the commissioner.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Officer Massimo Torlani’s mother was accidentally injured by two robbers and has been paralyzed ever since. Her son, hoping to track down whoever did this to her, embarks on a special mission.
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Risking: Flashback
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Risking: Flashback
The bar in the park where the flashback of Massimo’s mother’s injury is set, is the Café Du Parc which is located inside the Parco della Resistenza dell'Otto Settembre in Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Officer Massimo Torlani’s mother was accidentally injured by two robbers and has been paralyzed ever since. Her son, hoping to track down whoever did this to her, embarks on a special mission.
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Of Life and Love: For a piece of bread
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Of Life and Love: For a piece of bread
The park where Tuta ( Myriam Bru) goes begging, getting a piece of bread from a good lady (Pina Piovani) is in the Giardino del Quirinale on Via del Quirinale in Rome.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The film tells four episodes from stories written by Luigi Pirandello (from the work: Novelle per un anno): The jar, Ventaglino, The license and Tight Formal Wear
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Of Life and Love: The range
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Of Life and Love: The range
The park where Tuta (Myriam Bru) buys the fan apparently for no logical reason, from a street vendor , only to consider prostituting herself in order to live with some ease, is that of Villa Aldobrandini, located on Via Mazzarino in Rome .Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The film tells four episodes from stories written by Luigi Pirandello (from the work: Novelle per un anno): The jar, Ventaglino, The license and Tight Formal Wear
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Of Life and Love: The jettor
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Of Life and Love: The jettor
Rosario Chiarchiaro (Totò) enters the village after talking to the judge because he wants a jester's license and goes to talk to a fireworks seller (Nino Vingelli). We are in Nemi (Rome), in Piazza del Plebiscito. Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The film tells four episodes from stories written by Luigi Pirandello (from the work: Novelle per un anno): The jar, Ventaglino, The license and Tight Formal Wear
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Of Life and Love: The ascent
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Of Life and Love: The ascent
The church where the marriage between Angela Reis (Lucia Bosè) and Andrea Migri (Walter Chiari) will be celebrated at the end of the episode is the Church of Sant'Onofrio al Gianicolo in Piazza di Sant'Onofrio in Rome. On the other hand, the counterfield shows us the Salita del Grillo walked by Professor Fabio Gori (Aldo Fabrizi) and the administrator (Lauro Gazzolo). The director, ideally uniting two famous climbs in Rome, tries to convince us that the church can be reached from the bride's house (visible in the frame) by walking down a single uphill road.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:The film tells four episodes from stories written by Luigi Pirandello (from the work: Novelle per un anno): The jar, Ventaglino, The license and Tight Formal Wear
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Love and Chatter: Two lovers
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Love and Chatter: Two lovers
In this sequence we can first admire the overview from above showing today's Olympic stadium, which at the time was called the Stadio dei Centomila. Next, the place that Maria (Gravina) and Paolo (Meynier) choose to take their lives after running away from home is the Stadio dei Marmi, located in Piazzale del Foro Italico in Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:To prevent a hospice from being built in front of his mansion, an arrogant industrialist attempts to bribe a local politician. His son's elopement with a young woman of humble origins ruins his plan.
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The Scent of the Night: The robbery
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The Scent of the Night: The robbery
The square where Remo (Valerio Mastandrea) robs and beats two young girls with the complicity of Roberto (Giorgio Tirabassi) is Piazzetta del Velabro in Rome, right in front of the Arch of Janus.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Remo Guerra is a cop with a double life. During the night he leads a group of robbers in the far suburbs of Rome who commit several robberies in the homes of the wealthy.
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The Scent of the Night: The school
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The Scent of the Night: The school
The institute of priests attended by Maurizio Leggeri (Marco Giallini) when he was a child is the usual San Michele Institute, located in Piazzale Tosti in Rome.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Remo Guerra is a cop with a double life. During the night he leads a group of robbers in the far suburbs of Rome who commit several robberies in the homes of the wealthy.
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The Scent of the Night: Investment
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The Scent of the Night: Investment
The bar that Roberto (Giorgio Tirabassi) suggests Remo (Valerio Mastandrea) buy is located on Via delle Terme Gordiane in Rome.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Remo Guerra is a cop with a double life. During the night he leads a group of robbers in the far suburbs of Rome who commit several robberies in the homes of the wealthy.
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The Scent of the Night: Fear
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The Scent of the Night: Fear
The park where Remo (Valerio Mastandrea) is in danger of being arrested by the police is in Piazza di Villa Fiorelli in Rome, adjacent to Villa Fiorelli in the Tuscolano district. The scene shows the Roman aqueduct in the distance.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Remo Guerra is a cop with a double life. During the night he leads a group of robbers in the far suburbs of Rome who commit several robberies in the homes of the wealthy.
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The Scent of the Night: Secret Services
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The Scent of the Night: Secret Services
The police station where Remo(Valerio Mastandrea) meets his brother-in-law is actually the Liceo Scientifico Avogadro in Via Brenta 26, in Rome's quaint Trieste District, a location selected for other scenes in the film.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Remo Guerra is a cop with a double life. During the night he leads a group of robbers in the far suburbs of Rome who commit several robberies in the homes of the wealthy.
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The Scent of the Night: The arrest
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The Scent of the Night: The arrest
The square that Remo(Valerio Mastandrea) reaches on foot and in which he is arrested after being wounded in the shoulder is Piazza Mincio, in Rome's Coppedè District, a Roman architectural jewel adjacent to the Trieste district. Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Remo Guerra is a cop with a double life. During the night he leads a group of robbers in the far suburbs of Rome who commit several robberies in the homes of the wealthy.
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Love and Chatter: The speech
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Love and Chatter: The speech
The Matorno station where the mayor (Vittorio De Sica) gives a speech about the new hospice being built is actually the Acqua Acetosa Station in Piazzale Stazione dell'Acqua Acetosa in Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:To prevent a hospice from being built in front of his mansion, an arrogant industrialist attempts to bribe a local politician. His son's elopement with a young woman of humble origins ruins his plan.
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Roman Tales: Alvaro is out
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Roman Tales: Alvaro is out
The trattoria where Mario (Maurizio Arena) works, where the cashier is his girlfriend as well as the owner's daughter, is on Via del Banco di Santo Spirito in Rome. Castel sant'Angelo can also be seen in the background.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Alvaro Latini leaves Regina Coeli prison. His mother and wife greet him with coldness and fear. Quite different, however, is the reception of three young men from the ward, fishmonger Otello, waiter Mario and barber boy Spartaco, who regard Alvaro as their leader. In fact, Alvaro, who claims to have had extensive experience in jail, proposes a series of activities that will lead the young heroes to the threshold of prison. We thus follow the four friends in their attempt to make money for the funds needed to purchase a truck, with which to start a serious transportation business. Finally, dealing in fake ten-thousand-lira tickets, the four friends end up in jail, from which only the understanding of a marshal saves them, who releases them into freedom. At this point Alvaro's wife, Otello's and Mario's girlfriends, and Spartaco's relatives intervene, calling the four daredevils back to their duty in peremptory terms, and the cunning losers realize that the best way to establish themselves in life is to work honestly.In 1956 the film won the David Donatello for best Director and Best Production
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Roman Tales: Mom
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Roman Tales: Mom
Alvaro (Franco Fabrizi) has just been released from prison and goes to visit his mother (Anita Durante) who works in a dry cleaners on Via Di Parione 42 in Rome. In the background of the street we can glimpse the Chiostro del Bramante.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Alvaro Latini leaves Regina Coeli prison. His mother and wife greet him with coldness and fear. Quite different, however, is the reception of three young men from the ward, fishmonger Otello, waiter Mario and barber boy Spartaco, who regard Alvaro as their leader. In fact, Alvaro, who claims to have had extensive experience in jail, proposes a series of activities that will lead the young heroes to the threshold of prison. We thus follow the four friends in their attempt to make money for the funds needed to purchase a truck, with which to start a serious transportation business. Finally, dealing in fake ten-thousand-lira tickets, the four friends end up in jail, from which only the understanding of a marshal saves them, who releases them into freedom. At this point Alvaro's wife, Otello's and Mario's girlfriends, and Spartaco's relatives intervene, calling the four daredevils back to their duty in peremptory terms, and the cunning losers realize that the best way to establish themselves in life is to work honestly.
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Roman Tales: Meeting again
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Roman Tales: Meeting again
Alvaro (Franco Fabrizi), after being released from prison, meets Maria (Silvana Pampanini) on the Palatine Bridge that gives his back to the Tiber Island.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Alvaro Latini leaves Regina Coeli prison. His mother and wife greet him with coldness and fear. Quite different, however, is the reception of three young men from the ward, fishmonger Otello, waiter Mario and barber boy Spartaco, who regard Alvaro as their leader. In fact, Alvaro, who claims to have had extensive experience in jail, proposes a series of activities that will lead the young heroes to the threshold of prison. We thus follow the four friends in their attempt to make money for the funds needed to purchase a truck, with which to start a serious transportation business. Finally, dealing in fake ten-thousand-lira tickets, the four friends end up in jail, from which only the understanding of a marshal saves them, who releases them into freedom. At this point Alvaro's wife, Otello's and Mario's girlfriends, and Spartaco's relatives intervene, calling the four daredevils back to their duty in peremptory terms, and the cunning losers realize that the best way to establish themselves in life is to work honestly.
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Roman Tales: Car ride
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Roman Tales: Car ride
Alvaro (Franco Fabrizi) and his friends take a drive and we see in succession Via dei Fori Romani which has its back to the Colosseum, then Via del Tulliano where on the right we see the Carcere Mamertino while in the background The Arch of Septimius Severus , then the Church of the Consolation in Piazza della Consolazione and finally Piazza Navona. Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Alvaro Latini leaves Regina Coeli prison. His mother and wife greet him with coldness and fear. Quite different, however, is the reception of three young men from the ward, fishmonger Otello, waiter Mario and barber boy Spartaco, who regard Alvaro as their leader. In fact, Alvaro, who claims to have had extensive experience in jail, proposes a series of activities that will lead the young heroes to the threshold of prison. We thus follow the four friends in their attempt to make money for the funds needed to purchase a truck, with which to start a serious transportation business. Finally, dealing in fake ten-thousand-lira tickets, the four friends end up in jail, from which only the understanding of a marshal saves them, who releases them into freedom. At this point Alvaro's wife, Otello's and Mario's girlfriends, and Spartaco's relatives intervene, calling the four daredevils back to their duty in peremptory terms, and the cunning losers realize that the best way to establish themselves in life is to work honestly.
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Roman Tales: The loan
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Roman Tales: The loan
The little street where Otello (Antonio Cifariello) asks his fiancée Marcella (Giovanna Ralli) for a loan of 25,000 lire for a new work project (given the woman's refusal, the dialogue will end amid insults and insults) is via del Velabro in Rome. On the right we see the Arch of Janus and in the background the church San Giorgio al Velabro.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Alvaro Latini leaves Regina Coeli prison. His mother and wife greet him with coldness and fear. Quite different, however, is the reception of three young men from the ward, fishmonger Otello, waiter Mario and barber boy Spartaco, who regard Alvaro as their leader. In fact, Alvaro, who claims to have had extensive experience in jail, proposes a series of activities that will lead the young heroes to the threshold of prison. We thus follow the four friends in their attempt to make money for the funds needed to purchase a truck, with which to start a serious transportation business. Finally, dealing in fake ten-thousand-lira tickets, the four friends end up in jail, from which only the understanding of a marshal saves them, who releases them into freedom. At this point Alvaro's wife, Otello's and Mario's girlfriends, and Spartaco's relatives intervene, calling the four daredevils back to their duty in peremptory terms, and the cunning losers realize that the best way to establish themselves in life is to work honestly.
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Roman Tales: A good work
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Roman Tales: A good work
Mario (Maurizio Arena) and Annita (Maria Pia Casilio) walk on the steps of Piazza di Spagna and Mario leaves a donation for the neediest. Behind them we can see the Church of the Trinità dei Monti. Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Alvaro Latini leaves Regina Coeli prison. His mother and wife greet him with coldness and fear. Quite different, however, is the reception of three young men from the ward, fishmonger Otello, waiter Mario and barber boy Spartaco, who regard Alvaro as their leader. In fact, Alvaro, who claims to have had extensive experience in jail, proposes a series of activities that will lead the young heroes to the threshold of prison. We thus follow the four friends in their attempt to make money for the funds needed to purchase a truck, with which to start a serious transportation business. Finally, dealing in fake ten-thousand-lira tickets, the four friends end up in jail, from which only the understanding of a marshal saves them, who releases them into freedom. At this point Alvaro's wife, Otello's and Mario's girlfriends, and Spartaco's relatives intervene, calling the four daredevils back to their duty in peremptory terms, and the cunning losers realize that the best way to establish themselves in life is to work honestly.
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Roman Tales: Vigilance
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Roman Tales: Vigilance
Alvaro (Franco Fabrizi) and his friends try to pass themselves off as guards trying to catch some adulterer to blackmail. We are in Villa Borghese under the Water Clock.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Alvaro Latini leaves Regina Coeli prison. His mother and wife greet him with coldness and fear. Quite different, however, is the reception of three young men from the ward, fishmonger Otello, waiter Mario and barber boy Spartaco, who regard Alvaro as their leader. In fact, Alvaro, who claims to have had extensive experience in jail, proposes a series of activities that will lead the young heroes to the threshold of prison. We thus follow the four friends in their attempt to make money for the funds needed to purchase a truck, with which to start a serious transportation business. Finally, dealing in fake ten-thousand-lira tickets, the four friends end up in jail, from which only the understanding of a marshal saves them, who releases them into freedom. At this point Alvaro's wife, Otello's and Mario's girlfriends, and Spartaco's relatives intervene, calling the four daredevils back to their duty in peremptory terms, and the cunning losers realize that the best way to establish themselves in life is to work honestly.
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Roman Tales: Honest job
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Roman Tales: Honest job
Maria (Silvana Pampanini) visits Alvaro (Franco Fabrizi) at the workshop where he will find honest work is in Piazzale Ostiense in Rome.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Alvaro Latini leaves Regina Coeli prison. His mother and wife greet him with coldness and fear. Quite different, however, is the reception of three young men from the ward, fishmonger Otello, waiter Mario and barber boy Spartaco, who regard Alvaro as their leader. In fact, Alvaro, who claims to have had extensive experience in jail, proposes a series of activities that will lead the young heroes to the threshold of prison. We thus follow the four friends in their attempt to make money for the funds needed to purchase a truck, with which to start a serious transportation business. Finally, dealing in fake ten-thousand-lira tickets, the four friends end up in jail, from which only the understanding of a marshal saves them, who releases them into freedom. At this point Alvaro's wife, Otello's and Mario's girlfriends, and Spartaco's relatives intervene, calling the four daredevils back to their duty in peremptory terms, and the cunning losers realize that the best way to establish themselves in life is to work honestly.
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Steam - The Turkish Bath : The penthouse
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Steam - The Turkish Bath : The penthouse
The attic of Francesco (Alessandro Gassman) with the "green terrace" and the view of Rome is in Viale Bruno Buozzi, in the wealthy Parioli neighborhood, while the dome that you see in the background is the St. Peter's Basilica.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:In Rome, Francesco and Marta, husband and wife, run together with Paolo, a longtime friend, a firm that does interior renovations. One day Francesco, having received news from the Turkish embassy that he has inherited a property from a certain Aunt Anita, leaves for Istanbul and here discovers that the property is a hamam, i.e., a Turkish bathhouse that his aunt ran for about thirty years. He comes into contact with Osman, the janitor of the bathhouse, and his family: his wife, daughter Fusun, and son Mehmet, who host him with great warmth.The 1997 film directed by Ferzan Ozpetek, won the following year best Producer at the Silver Ribbons Awards. 
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Passionate: School
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Passionate: School
The school attended by Eugenia Rutelli and her friend Nicola is actually the Convent of Saints John and Paul, located in Piazza dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo in Rome next to the homonymous basilica.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Emilio Rutelli, a charming dentist with a few years on his shoulders, has for a wife Elisa, a pianist who has given up her career. They have a sixteen-year-old daughter, Eugenia, who adores the father while she hates, out of jealousy, her mother. The girl has a friend Nicole, reckless and helpful who, one day, pretending to be under the anesthesia, offers herself to Emilio, starting an affair that continues longer than expected. Eugenia plans to follow her companion's example, and when Elisa is hospitalized for a crisis, the situation takes an unexpected turn.
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Blue Movie: The aggression
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Blue Movie: The aggression
The ruins near which Daniela is attacked (Danielle Dugas) are located in the Natural Monument of Galeria Antica, while the ghost town near the ruins is Santa Maria di Galeria, in The Ager Romanus, then reused in other scenes of the film.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Claudio is a photographer who is now uncomfortable with the reality he has captured and perhaps deformed (the scenes of Vietnam and other dramas of the recent past). Everything reappears in front of him, as in an anguished dream after a bad digestion, and the whole world of images mixes with that of people with whom he has had professional or sentimental ties: Silvia, a girl brutally raped; Daniela, the model who believes she will find herself again by subjecting herself to brutalizing practices; Leda, a provincial woman sinking in the mud of the city; a Black man who, more than the three women, ends up being an object in the photographer's hands. Claudio is left with nothing but suicide or death at the hands of one of his victims.
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Totò, Peppino and the Wicked City Woman: The farm Mezzacapogna
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Totò, Peppino and the Wicked City Woman: The farm Mezzacapogna
The farm Mezzacapa (Mario Castellani), to which the brothers Caponi (Totò and Peppino) enjoy smashing the windows to the sound of stones, is not located in Naples (or, to be precise, in Colizzi, in Borgata Tre Pini, as will be read on the letter that will be sent to Lucia Caponi), as you would think, but in Rome, in Via del Ponte di Nona, a short distance from the graft on the Via Prenestina.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:A box-office champion in 1956, it is the quintessential "Totò" comedy film. According to the testimonies of many of the film's collaborators, Totò, Peppino and the Wicked City Woman, is to be considered for a good part, an original creation of the two actors who twisted, integrated and rethought entire sequences. The story unfolds in the countryside of Naples, in the small village of Collizzi,  where the Caponi brothers live. The philandering and spendthrift Antonio , the submissive and stingy Peppino and his sister Lucia. The three are owners of farmland . Gianni , Lucia's son, studies medicine in Naples and is close to graduating. He meets Marisa , a prima ballerina of avanspettacolo , and falls in love with her.
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A Cat in the Brain: On the set
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A Cat in the Brain: On the set
Much of the early part of the film is shot entirely in the obvious location of Cinecittà, Rome, a complex of film studios, the largest in Italy and in all of Europe. There Dr. Fulci (Lucio Fulci) arrives late on the set.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Director Lucio Fulci has a maniacal passion for horror films. By dint of shooting monstrous episodes and images, however, he ends up losing his mind and confusing fantasy with reality. He then decides to consult a psychiatrist.
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A Life of Violence: Beating
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A Life of Violence: Beating
The square where the gang of thugs, of which Tommaso (Citti) is part, injures a couple who loves by car,  is Piazza Pakistan in Rome, right at the foot of the famous tower, which actually is a water tower, of the EUR district. Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:From the novel  by Pier Paolo Pasolini, the portrait of Tommaso, a young man from the suburbs, that leads a striking life. One day he meets Irene and falls in love with her. To impress her, he organizes a serenade with his friends. A fight ensues during which he wounds a man with a knife. Arrested, he serves several months in prison. On leaving prison, he falls ill with consumption and is admitted to a sanatorium, where he meets a communist union agitator, who for the first time treats him like a man.
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Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man:The robbery
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Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man:The robbery
The bank in front of which an attempt is made to snatch a woman with tragic results, is the Deutsche Bank of Largo del Tritone, near Piazza Barberini, in Rome. The escape of the thugs is in the direction of Via dei Due Macelli.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Director Deodato's only crime novel, considered to be one of the most violent and controversial Italian cop movies ever made.Alfredo and Antonio are the spearhead of a special police brigade that fights the underworld on equal terms. Free of any legal constraints and with a license to kill, the two act ruthlessly covered by their boss. Things get complicated when the two begin hunting down a ferocious thug, the gambler Roberto Pasquini, who rules Rome with connivance in every sector of the underworld.
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Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man:The fire
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Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man:The fire
The two boys set fire, in protest, to the cars in front of the Chigi Castle located in the heart of the Pineta di Castel Fusano, Ostia, near Rome. The Castle formerly owned by the Sacchetti family and since 1755 owned by the Chigi family. The charm of the structure is also due to the fact that the Castle is still a private residence, inhabited by the owners.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Director Deodato's only crime novel, considered to be one of the most violent and controversial Italian cop movies ever made.Alfredo and Antonio are the spearhead of a special police brigade that fights the underworld on equal terms. Free of any legal constraints and with a license to kill, the two act ruthlessly covered by their boss. Things get complicated when the two begin hunting down a ferocious thug, the gambler Roberto Pasquini, who rules Rome with connivance in every sector of the underworld.
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Rulers of the City: Losing at the game
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Rulers of the City: Losing at the game
The gambling den, headquarters of Luigi Cerchio (Edmund Purdom), where the Scarred One (Jack Palance) loses his money and will pay with a forged check, is located at the top of the steps on Via di San Simone in Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Two thugs, Tony and Ric, team up pe defeat the 'Scarred,' the most powerful boss in the area. To do so, they play a trick on him, forcing him into open warfare against Luigi, another gang leader. The duel is won by the 'Sfregiato,' but the wise Napoli helps them and warns them so that the young men decide that perhaps, in order not to have any trouble, it would be better to emigrate...
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Rulers of the City: Escape through the streets of Rome
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Rulers of the City: Escape through the streets of Rome
The scenes in which Tony flees through the streets of Rome, while the scarred man's men chase him, were filmed in Rome's Prati district, between Piazza Cavour, Piazza Cola di Rienzo, and Via Ennio Quirino Visconti; on this street in particular, at the intersection with Via Lucrezio Caro, the scene featuring the policeman was shot.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Two thugs, Tony and Ric, team up pe defeat the 'Scarred,' the most powerful boss in the area. To do so, they play a trick on him, forcing him into open warfare against Luigi, another gang leader. The duel is won by the 'Sfregiato,' but the wise Napoli helps them and warns them so that the young men decide that perhaps, in order not to have any trouble, it would be better to emigrate...
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Rulers of the City: Settlement of accounts
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Rulers of the City: Settlement of accounts
The site of the settling of scores in the finale, where the initial flashback is also set, is the former Testaccio Slaughterhouse at Piazza Orazio Giustiniani 4, Rome. The architectural complex of the  Slaughterhouse, built between 1888 and 1891 by Gioacchino Ersoch, is considered one of the most important buildings of industrial archaeology in the city of Rome because of the modernity and originality of its structures.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Two thugs, Tony and Ric, team up pe defeat the 'Scarred,' the most powerful boss in the area. To do so, they play a trick on him, forcing him into open warfare against Luigi, another gang leader. The duel is won by the 'Sfregiato,' but the wise Napoli helps them and warns them so that the young men decide that perhaps, in order not to have any trouble, it would be better to emigrate...
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The Vanquished: In the middle of the night
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The Vanquished: In the middle of the night
The house where Claudio lives, and where his parents are awakened in the middle of the night by the sound of sirens, is in Rome's Piazza Mincio, one of the capital's most beautiful squares, an emblem of the Coppedè neighborhood, adjacent to the Trieste district.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Three stories of youth misery and criminality unite three different European contexts. In the French episode, a group of high school students organize a robbery against a wealthy friend. In the Italian episode, a young man from a wealthy family is involved in cigarette smuggling. In the English episode, a young man reports a murder to the police in order to appear in the newspapers.
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The Vanquished: The next day
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The Vanquished: The next day
After his night as a smuggler, Claudio stops to drink at a fountain and then buys a newspaper at a newsstand to read the news about the incident. The scene was shot in the middle of the historic center of Rome, near Piazzale Flaminio, specifically on Via Luisa di Savoia. The columns that can be seen in the background are those of the entrance to Villa Borghese.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Three stories of youth misery and criminality unite three different European contexts. In the French episode, a group of high school students organize a robbery against a wealthy friend. In the Italian episode, a young man from a wealthy family is involved in cigarette smuggling. In the English episode, a young man reports a murder to the police in order to appear in the newspapers.
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The Vanquished: Aimlessly
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The Vanquished: Aimlessly
While his parents receive the police, Claudio wanders aimlessly around Rome. We see him wandering around near the Porta Pia square in Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Three stories of youth misery and criminality unite three different European contexts. In the French episode, a group of high school students organize a robbery against a wealthy friend. In the Italian episode, a young man from a wealthy family is involved in cigarette smuggling. In the English episode, a young man reports a murder to the police in order to appear in the newspapers.
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The Vanquished: In the car
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The Vanquished: In the car
The street that Marina (Ferrero) drives along with Claudio (Interlenghi), where she proposes to accompany him to the doctor, is Via Cristoforo Colombo in Rome, when it was still unbuilt.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Three stories of youth misery and criminality unite three different European contexts. In the French episode, a group of high school students organize a robbery against a wealthy friend. In the Italian episode, a young man from a wealthy family is involved in cigarette smuggling. In the English episode, a young man reports a murder to the police in order to appear in the newspapers.
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The Vanquished: In the hospital
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The Vanquished: In the hospital
The hospital where Marina (Ferrero) tries to have Claudio (Interlenghi) visit, just before he leaves without explanation, is the Santo Spirito in Saxia Hospital in Rome. The Arcispedale is an ancient hospital in the Borgo district of Rome. Located near Vatican City, it is adjacent to the modern Santo Spirito Hospital, which continues its work and tradition. The entrance visible in the film is the one on Via di Porta Santo Spirito.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Three stories of youth misery and criminality unite three different European contexts. In the French episode, a group of high school students organize a robbery against a wealthy friend. In the Italian episode, a young man from a wealthy family is involved in cigarette smuggling. In the English episode, a young man reports a murder to the police in order to appear in the newspapers.
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The Widower: Goodbye Elvira
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The Widower: Goodbye Elvira
The villa of Elvira Almiraghi ( Francesca Valeri) is Villa Chigi. It is a historic country residence of the Chigi counts. The entrance is at 24 Via di Villa Chigi. The villa's large garden survived a series of sales, allotments and constructions and is now a municipal public park of about 5 hectares, Other entrances to the park are at Via Valnerina and Via Niccolò Piccinni.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:In 1959 Dino Risi, one of the greatest exponents of the great Italian comedy, directed one of his most famous and successful films, Il vedovo (The Widower), the third collaboration between the director of Poveri ma belli and the legendary Roman actor Alberto Sordi, who here plays the role of a penniless and not particularly capable industrialist, incessantly taunted by his "better half."Alberto Nardi is a Roman industrialist married to the very wealthy Elvira Almiraghi, a savvy businesswoman who tyrannizes him and constantly holds his inability to handle money against him. But then, by a fatal chance, the train on which Elvira is traveling has an accident, and among the passengers there are no survivors; Alberto, convinced that he has become a widower, goes on a rampage, until his wife reappears...
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Champagne in heaven: around Rome
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Champagne in heaven: around Rome
In this scene Marco (Al Bano) takes the dogs for a walk and gives them a history lesson in the center of Rome. In the walk along some of the most famous streets of the city, near the most famous monuments of the eternal city,  we can recognize the Temple of Venus, the Colosseum, Fontana dell'acqua Paola, also known as Gianicolo Fountain, the Temple of Portunus, the Temple of Vesta, and then the Pincio, at Villa Borghese, recognizable by the busts of the most famous historical figures.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Two grandfathers of three sweet little boys, recount in fairy-tale tones their first meeting many and many years before, their romantic falling in love in rather out-of-the-ordinary circumstances and their marriage. Those were the days of good feelings and sincere friendships. He, a young professor of literature, unemployed and looking for work, had fallen victim to heavy-handed and somewhat cruel jokes by a girls' school group (in which he had been placed as a substitute teacher), jokes organised by a certain Paola, who was nice but excessively lively and enterprising. Dismissed for 'teaching incapacity' by him and removed from the school by his father, a rich industrialist, for total inadequacy and bad discipline by her, as chance would have it, they find themselves, at Paola's behest, in her country house, where one will be private tutor to the other. Their mutual liking develops more and more and will lead the two to tie the knot. In the finale we see the two old men athletically embraced in a romantic dance.
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Champagne in heaven: Paola riding her motorbike
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Champagne in heaven: Paola riding her motorbike
In the opening scene of the film, Paola (Romina Power) travels through Rome on her motorbike to reach school; on the way we see the wonderful views of Rome including Castel Sant'Angelo, the Lungotevere, and finally the facade of the Liceo Scientifico Kennedy in via Nicola Fabrizi in Rome, the school where Marco (Al Bano) begins work as an alternate.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Two grandfathers of three sweet little boys, recount in fairy-tale tones their first meeting many and many years before, their romantic falling in love in rather out-of-the-ordinary circumstances and their marriage. Those were the days of good feelings and sincere friendships. He, a young professor of literature, unemployed and looking for work, had fallen victim to heavy-handed and somewhat cruel jokes by a girls' school group (in which he had been placed as a substitute teacher), jokes organised by a certain Paola, who was nice but excessively lively and enterprising. Dismissed for 'teaching incapacity' by him and removed from the school by his father, a rich industrialist, for total inadequacy and bad discipline by her, as chance would have it, they find themselves, at Paola's behest, in her country house, where one will be private tutor to the other. Their mutual liking develops more and more and will lead the two to tie the knot. In the finale we see the two old men athletically embraced in a romantic dance.
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The sweet aunts : all is well
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The sweet aunts : all is well
The church of Don Fiorello (De Luca), pastor of the village where the story is set, is S. Stefano Protomartyr in Piazza Giacomo Matteotti in Fiano Romano, near Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Le dolci zie is a 1975 spicy Italian film directed by Mario Imperoli and starring Marisa Merlini, Femi Benussi, Pascale Petit and Orchidea De Santis. Libero is a young man of great naivety who, after being orphaned, moves to a farm to live with his grandfather and his partner, Manuela, a former prostitute. However, the court decides to hand over the boy's guardianship to his three aunts, single and very attractive women.
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L'ultimo sapore dell'aria: A new job
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L'ultimo sapore dell'aria: A new job
The sporting club where Diego (Wolf) infiltrates to get a job and where later Marco (Diberti) will train him to professional swimming, is the Circolo Canottieri Aniene, located on Lungotevere dell'Acqua Acetosa, in Rome.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Diego Micheli; a sixteen-year-old boy who is tormented at school and misunderstood in his family, where Mrs. Maria has to neglect him to devote herself to his half-brothers and stepfather, runs away from home and, after an unhappy experience at a garage, finds work at the 'Sporting Club'. Passionate about swimming, Diego tries to do by himself at night those exercises that he sees his pupils do during the day. While caretaker Giovanni grumbles about Diego's lack of help, coach Marco takes an interest in the young man to the point of becoming a sincere friend and a sensible father. Put on the team, Micheli beats the previous champion, a cocky Lori; but he suddenly falls ill. The doctors diagnose a fatal illness. Marco and his daughter Carla do their best to care for what has become the third member of the family. Having won the junior championships, Diego should take part in the European championships of his category in Amsterdam. Marco realises that the boy is the last thing he can enjoy in a life that eludes him; he trains him in the country; he takes him to Holland. Diego, during the 400 m race, sets the European record in the 200 m; he then collapses and arrives dying at the end of the race...
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L'ultimo sapore dell'aria: Diego meets Claudia
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L'ultimo sapore dell'aria: Diego meets Claudia
The conservatory where Claudia (Galeazzi) studies music and where Marco and Diego pick her up, is actually the British Academy in Piazzale Winston Churchill in Rome. It was designed by the architect Sir Edwin Lutyens, who was inspired by St Paul’s Cathedral in London; it was built as a British pavilion at the 1911 Rome International Exhibition. The Academy is located next to the Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna in Rome, in Via delle Belle Arti.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot: Diego Micheli; a sixteen-year-old boy who is tormented at school and misunderstood in his family, where Mrs. Maria has to neglect him to devote herself to his half-brothers and stepfather, runs away from home and, after an unhappy experience at a garage, finds work at the 'Sporting Club'. Passionate about swimming, Diego tries to do by himself at night those exercises that he sees his pupils do during the day. While caretaker Giovanni grumbles about Diego's lack of help, coach Marco takes an interest in the young man to the point of becoming a sincere friend and a sensible father. Put on the team, Micheli beats the previous champion, a cocky Lori; but he suddenly falls ill. The doctors diagnose a fatal illness. Marco and his daughter Carla do their best to care for what has become the third member of the family. Having won the junior championships, Diego should take part in the European championships of his category in Amsterdam. Marco realises that the boy is the last thing he can enjoy in a life that eludes him; he trains him in the country; he takes him to Holland. Diego, during the 400 m race, sets the European record in the 200 m; he then collapses and arrives dying at the end of the race...
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L'ultimo sapore dell'aria: in the countryside
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L'ultimo sapore dell'aria: in the countryside
The country house where Marco (Diberti), Diego (Lupo) and Claudia (Galeazzi) spend a peaceful time to forget Diego’s illness is set near Tolfa (Rome), precisely in the Borgo di Rota. This is a very small village, more or less a dozen buildings, with the church detached and isolated. The road that leads from the warehouse (recognizable by the iron doors) to the church, flanked by stone houses, has often been used in movies, although the most frequently framed point is between the two rows of houses, ending with the arch.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Diego Micheli; a sixteen-year-old boy who is tormented at school and misunderstood in his family, where Mrs. Maria has to neglect him to devote herself to his half-brothers and stepfather, runs away from home and, after an unhappy experience at a garage, finds work at the 'Sporting Club'. Passionate about swimming, Diego tries to do by himself at night those exercises that he sees his pupils do during the day. While caretaker Giovanni grumbles about Diego's lack of help, coach Marco takes an interest in the young man to the point of becoming a sincere friend and a sensible father. Put on the team, Micheli beats the previous champion, a cocky Lori; but he suddenly falls ill. The doctors diagnose a fatal illness. Marco and his daughter Carla do their best to care for what has become the third member of the family. Having won the junior championships, Diego should take part in the European championships of his category in Amsterdam. Marco realises that the boy is the last thing he can enjoy in a life that eludes him; he trains him in the country; he takes him to Holland. Diego, during the 400 m race, sets the European record in the 200 m; he then collapses and arrives dying at the end of the race...
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I'll Be Going Now: Grandfather and granddaughter
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I'll Be Going Now: Grandfather and granddaughter
The prestigious private school attended by Rosa (Valentina Holtkamp), his niece Augusto Scribani (Vittorio Gassman), is housed in the former convent of Saints Bonifacio and Alessio, adjacent to the basilica of the same name and located at Via di Santa Sabina 2 in Rome. In reality, it is home to the National Institute of Roman Studies.Watch the full movie on www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Having spent eighteen years in a psychiatric care home, the over-sixty-year-old former bank director Augusto Scribani leaves and returns home. He still owns the house, but his daughter-in-law Carla lives there with nine-year-old Rosa (wife and daughter of Eugenio Scribani, divorced and estranged), together with his partner Giorgio and the latter's 12-year-old daughter Debora. Augusto is barely tolerated: he is a harmless man, but at times bizarre, and the only person he finds a bond with is the youngest child, his granddaughter. With her every conversation is easy and affection ever more intense: he accompanies her to school, becomes her confidante; he protects her at every opportunity. Augusto undoubtedly still indulges in some extravagance, perhaps even enjoying himself: after rejecting his ex-secretary's awkward marriage proposal, he appears in his pyjamas at a house party with important guests; he takes part in a television enquiry on the insane (after having fortuitously found his old comrade from the asylum Alcide who lives in Rome with his friend Ines, acting as an extra when it happens) and with whom he makes a sensational intervention.  No longer able to cope with the climate at home and to avert the threat of his daughter-in-law who intends to send him back to the clinic, Augusto takes refuge in a farmhouse in the suburbs, where Alcide welcomes him: here he is joined by Rosa, who has run away from home, settling with her dear grandfather in the fields, as he is the only one who has managed to make her feel less lonely. After many days in happiness, the police intervene: the girl is put in a boarding school in Stresa, while Scribani retires (alone, but free) to a community of nuns in Piazza Farnese. In spite of everything, Augusto, who went to Stresa, manages to see Rosa again, who has meanwhile happily adapted to her new life. Then Scribani returns to his solitude: he has had the farewell kiss that succeeds in sweetening the melancholy of parting.
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I'll Be Going Now: Night walk
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I'll Be Going Now: Night walk
The square where, during a night-time stroll, Rosa (Valentina Holtkamp) and her grandfather Augusto Scribani (Vittorio Gassman) meet the tramp Diogenes (Donald Falaise-Hodson) is Piazza della Bocca della Verità in Rome. Behind we see the Arch of Janus.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Having spent eighteen years in a psychiatric care home, the over-sixty-year-old former bank director Augusto Scribani leaves and returns home. He still owns the house, but his daughter-in-law Carla lives there with nine-year-old Rosa (wife and daughter of Eugenio Scribani, divorced and estranged), together with his partner Giorgio and the latter's 12-year-old daughter Debora. Augusto is barely tolerated: he is a harmless man, but at times bizarre, and the only person he finds a bond with is the youngest child, his granddaughter. With her every conversation is easy and affection ever more intense: he accompanies her to school, becomes her confidante; he protects her at every opportunity. Augusto undoubtedly still indulges in some extravagance, perhaps even enjoying himself: after rejecting his ex-secretary's awkward marriage proposal, he appears in his pyjamas at a house party with important guests; he takes part in a television enquiry on the insane (after having fortuitously found his old comrade from the asylum Alcide who lives in Rome with his friend Ines, acting as an extra when it happens) and with whom he makes a sensational intervention.  No longer able to cope with the climate at home and to avert the threat of his daughter-in-law who intends to send him back to the clinic, Augusto takes refuge in a farmhouse in the suburbs, where Alcide welcomes him: here he is joined by Rosa, who has run away from home, settling with her dear grandfather in the fields, as he is the only one who has managed to make her feel less lonely. After many days in happiness, the police intervene: the girl is put in a boarding school in Stresa, while Scribani retires (alone, but free) to a community of nuns in Piazza Farnese. In spite of everything, Augusto, who went to Stresa, manages to see Rosa again, who has meanwhile happily adapted to her new life. Then Scribani returns to his solitude: he has had the farewell kiss that succeeds in sweetening the melancholy of parting.
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The Window to Luna Park: Ada's death
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The Window to Luna Park: Ada's death
Ada (Giulia Rubini) loses her life following a tragic accident. She is buried at the Cemetery of Castel San Pietro Romano, in Rome, and, on this occasion, her husband Aldo (Gastone Renzelli), who had been away from the family for work in recent years, returns. Mario(Giancarlo Damiani), the young son, considers him a stranger while, over the years, he has created a special bond with Rigoletto (Pierre Trabaud) who has been very close to Ada and her family all this time.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot: Ada lives with her young son Mario, while her husband, Aldo, works in Kenya. One day, due to a trivial accident, Ada loses her life. Back from Africa Aldo notices that little Mario treats him with mistrust: the boy spends his days in the street and does not want to go to school. Aldo will have to win back his son's love. "La finestra sul Luna Park" tackled the problem of emigration on a new level, introducing the theme of the destruction of the family. Italian society is culturally and religiously founded on family values, but the family is continually harmed by working conditions that force it to break up, with dramatic consequences especially for children. La finestra sul Luna Park is a film that I loved very much and that was unfortunate because it was produced under disastrous conditions by a company that went bankrupt soon afterwards' (Comencini).
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The Window to Luna Park: Father and Son
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The Window to Luna Park: Father and Son
The amusement park where the film's finale will take place with Aldo (Gastone Renzelli) finally gaining the trust and confidence of his little son Mario (Giancarlo Damiani) was in Piazza dei Gerani, in Centocelle-Prenestino'distict,  in Rome.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Ada lives with her young son Mario, while her husband, Aldo, works in Kenya. One day, due to a trivial accident, Ada loses her life. Back from Africa Aldo notices that little Mario treats him with mistrust: the boy spends his days in the street and does not want to go to school. Aldo will have to win back his son's love. "La finestra sul Luna Park" tackled the problem of emigration on a new level, introducing the theme of the destruction of the family. Italian society is culturally and religiously founded on family values, but the family is continually harmed by working conditions that force it to break up, with dramatic consequences especially for children. La finestra sul Luna Park is a film that I loved very much and that was unfortunate because it was produced under disastrous conditions by a company that went bankrupt soon afterwards' (Comencini).
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The Window to Luna Park: Ostiense Station
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The Window to Luna Park: Ostiense Station
The railway station where Aldo (Renzelli) decides to meet the engineer of the company he works for to inform him of his intention not to leave for Africa, is the Ostiense Station located in Piazza dei Partigiani in Ro.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Ada lives with her young son Mario, while her husband, Aldo, works in Kenya. One day, due to a trivial accident, Ada loses her life. Back from Africa Aldo notices that little Mario treats him with mistrust: the boy spends his days in the street and does not want to go to school. Aldo will have to win back his son's love. "La finestra sul Luna Park" tackled the problem of emigration on a new level, introducing the theme of the destruction of the family. Italian society is culturally and religiously founded on family values, but the family is continually harmed by working conditions that force it to break up, with dramatic consequences especially for children. La finestra sul Luna Park is a film that I loved very much and that was unfortunate because it was produced under disastrous conditions by a company that went bankrupt soon afterwards' (Comencini).
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The Window to Luna Park: The College
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The Window to Luna Park: The College
The boarding school into which Aldo (Gastone Renzelli) initially intends to admit his son Mario (Giancarlo Damiani) is the current branch of the Istituto Magistrale Statale 'G: Caetani' and is located at Lungotevere Maresciallo Diaz 20 in Rome.Watch the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Ada lives with her young son Mario, while her husband, Aldo, works in Kenya. One day, due to a trivial accident, Ada loses her life. Back from Africa Aldo notices that little Mario treats him with mistrust: the boy spends his days in the street and does not want to go to school. Aldo will have to win back his son's love. "La finestra sul Luna Park" tackled the problem of emigration on a new level, introducing the theme of the destruction of the family. Italian society is culturally and religiously founded on family values, but the family is continually harmed by working conditions that force it to break up, with dramatic consequences especially for children. La finestra sul Luna Park is a film that I loved very much and that was unfortunate because it was produced under disastrous conditions by a company that went bankrupt soon afterwards' (Comencini).
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Boys of the Parioli: The swimming pool
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Boys of the Parioli: The swimming pool
The sports club frequented by the 'good' boys in the film is the Circolo Canottieri Lazio on Lungotevere Flaminio 25 in Rome.Watcht the full movie at www.movieitalyplus.comPlot:Bob and Fabrizio, two young men from Rome's Parioli neighborhood, pose as film producers looking for aspiring actresses. Their ad in a newspaper is answered by Nuccia and Grazia, two starlets seeking notoriety.
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