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Yes, Giorgio (1982)

A famous opera singer, Giorgio Fini, loses his voice during an American tour. He goes to a female throat specialist, Pamela Taylor, whom he falls in love with.

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Paola Borboni ...
Sister Theresa
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Kwan
Beulah Quo ...
Mei Ling
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Dr. Barmen
Rod Colbin ...
Ted Mullane
Kathryn Fuller ...
Faye Kennedy
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Dominic Giordano
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Francesca Giordano
Leona Mitchell ...
Herself
Kurt Adler ...
Himself
Emerson Buckley ...
Himself
Alexander Courage ...
Conductor, Turandot
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A famous opera singer, Giorgio Fini, loses his voice during an American tour. He goes to a female throat specialist, Pamela Taylor, whom he falls in love with. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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A Glorious Uproarious Love Story.

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Comedy | Musical

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24 September 1982 (USA)  »

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Sí, Giorgio  »

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Budget:

$19,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$85,000, 27 September 1982, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$2,279,543
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Luciano Pavarotti was around 46 years of age when he appeared in this picture. See more »

Quotes

Giorgio Fini: Pamela, you are a thirsty plant. Fini can water you.
Pamela Taylor: I don't want to be watered on by Fini.
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Soundtracks

Mattinata
by Ruggero Leoncavallo (as Leoncavallo)
Performed by Luciano Pavarotti
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A Great Singer, A Nice Giuy, But He Picked A Bad Film
17 June 2007 | by See all my reviews

As others have said, "No, Luciano" is a more apt title or response to this movie title. For entertainment, the great opera singer should stick to singing.....not that he's a terrible actor. It's just that this movie stinks.

The first 25 minutes were fine - a nice family movie, as it were - but after that it's nothing but a boring soap opera.

Appropriately playing a singer, Pavarotti, as "Giorgio Fini," loses his voice a few times and the doctor, "Pamela Taylor" (Kathryn Harrold) comes to the rescue. The singer then falls for the doctor, the doctor slowly falls for the singer, the two argue all the time and on and on and on it goes.

Pavarotti has a winning smile and is a likable guy. It's Harrold that spoils things and after watching her here I am not surprised she didn't become a star.

There is nice scenery in the movie to enjoy, good shots of San Francisco and Italy, at least in the first half of the film. I got bored and don't remember much about the second half of it.


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