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It's the film of my life! I never saw a film more beautiful than this. It's very touching. Mastroianni is great, but also Jacques Perrin who acts as Lorenzo is wonderful! I saw the film and I read the novel by Vasco Pratolini. Both excellent! Believe me.
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