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Seven Hills of Rome (1957)

Arrivederci Roma (original title)
On a train to Rome, the American singer Marc Revere meets the Italian Raffaela. He notices that she intends to work and live at her uncle's. When he gives her a ride, it turns out that said... See full summary »

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Marc Revere
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Pepe Bonelli
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Rafaella Marini
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Carol Ralston
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Beatrice
Carlo Rizzo ...
Director of Ulpia Club
Rossella Como ...
Anita
Guido Celano ...
Luigi
Carlo Giuffrè ...
Franco Cellis
Marco Tulli ...
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On a train to Rome, the American singer Marc Revere meets the Italian Raffaela. He notices that she intends to work and live at her uncle's. When he gives her a ride, it turns out that said uncle has moved to South America. So Revere offers her to live with him at his cousin's, an impecunious pianist. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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30 January 1958 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 25576 delivered on 31-10-1957. See more »

Quotes

Pepe Bonelli: Maybe Paris is the most beautiful city in the world... CONSCIOUSLY; but Rome is the most beautiful city in the world... UNconsciously.
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Soundtracks

Vogliamoci tanto bene
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(Un Jour L'amour)
Music by Renato Rascel
Lyrics by Roger Berthier
Sung by Mario Lanza
Performed also by Mathé Altery and Tino Rossi
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They dont make 'em like that anymore
5 July 2001 | by (Ile-de-France / Paris Region, France) – See all my reviews

Here,s a film after my own heart, not so much for its plot, which is limited, but rather for the beautiful 1950's atmosphere, romantic Italy, beeeeautiful women ( Rafaella in Particular ) and that lovely music. A feast for the eyes and ears. I m not much into Opera, but Mario Lanza's voice is just something else. I so much prefer the 1950's atmosphere of romance and beautiful music, to the violence and aggressiveness of today's films. That alone is more than a saving grace for a film of which the plot would be judged no doubt by today's critics as being too weak. You just have to hand it to the Italians, they have an innate sense of beauty, whether it be art, music or women ! For these reasons alone, the film is worth having.


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