A powerful documentary - shot from March 11th, 2011 through March 2015 - that sheds some light on what really happened at the Fukushima nuclear power plant after the 2011 earthquake and the tsunami that followed.
Winter 2010. Dolomites. Tommaso Conci, a 4 year old child, disappears during a festival where people disguised as devils, the Krampus, terrorize the village with whips and chains. Five ... See full summary »
After six years of keeping our malls safe, Paul Blart has earned a well-deserved vacation. He heads to Vegas with his teenage daughter before she heads off to college. But safety never takes a holiday and when duty calls, Blart answers.
The basic interest in watching this 1988 Italian feature was to see two excellent actors in action. The idea behind the comedy was to show how older people left behind in most of Europe during the summer, as children grown up now and with families of their own, go on their merry ways while the old folks are left behind fending for themselves and bored to death, or worse.
Elvio Battistini works as a ticket taker in the local cinema of the small town where he lives. He has a prosthesis in one leg, the result of an accident, but he tells anyone who will listen it is a war injury. Giuseppe Mondardini, is also an older man living alone in what was the splendid family home. When Elvio and Giuseppe meet, they hit it off immediately. A trip to a cooler area is in order, so Mordardini unveils his ancient automobile.
What follows is an adventure that will take them to the French Riviera, something Battistini did not want to do. The friends bond, have a good time, but when Germaine, an attractive nurse, enters their picture, both fall in love for the woman, who has ideas of her own as how to spend her vacation. Elvio and Giuseppe wind up in a nudist beach where they are asked to leave since they are not naked.
Enrico Oldoini directed the comedy whose screenplay he, and Mr. Sordi helped to write. The film is fun to watch, although the material does not add anything to either of the stars' curriculum, they have done much better before. Andrea Ferreol appears as Germaine.
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