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A Leap in the Dark (1980)
"Salto nel vuoto" (original title)

 |  Drama  |  14 February 1980 (Italy)
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Mauro, a judge, is worried about his older sister Marta, who took care of him since he was a boy, and is now affected by psychic problems and suicide fantasies. She seems to recover from ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Mauro Ponticelli
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Marta Ponticelli
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Giovanni Sciabola
Gisella Burinato ...
Anna
Antonio Piovanelli ...
Quasimodo
Anna Orso ...
Marilena
Pier Giorgio Bellocchio ...
Giorgio
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Frédérique Alexandre ...
Marta Ponticelli child
Alessandro Antonucci ...
Ponticelli Child
Enrico Bergier ...
Ponticelli's Brother
Gaetano Campisi ...
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Marino Cenna ...
Actor
Paola Ciampi ...
Ponticelli's Mother
Lamberto Consani ...
Friend of Giovanni
Daria Fago ...
Ponticelli Child
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Mauro, a judge, is worried about his older sister Marta, who took care of him since he was a boy, and is now affected by psychic problems and suicide fantasies. She seems to recover from her depression when Mauro acquaints her with Giovanni, a brilliant actor at the edge of legality. Mauro become unconsciously jealous of this relationship, and try to get Giovanni arrested... Written by Francesco Benzi <f.benzi@iol.it>

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