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Le due vite di Mattia Pascal (1985)

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Love, Passion, Adventure...and, a man's search for his identity.

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30 August 1985 (Italy)  »

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As Duas Vidas de Mattia Pascal  »

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Remake of Feu Mathias Pascal (1926) See more »

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A man accidentally fakes his own suicide and tries to live a new carefree life.
8 November 2001 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

Based on the brilliant novel by Luigi Pirandello, "The Two Lives of Mattia Pascal" weaves the story of a man who accidentally fakes his own suicide and tries and fails to live a new carefree life before being drawn back to the community that has "buried" him years ago. A superb film about identity, fate, chance and anonymity.


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