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What Time Is It? (1989)

Che ora è? (original title)
A father and his son who lived seperated for some time meet each other one day and try to talk their problems over and understand their diametrical differences.

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A father and his son who lived seperated for some time meet each other one day and try to talk their problems over and understand their diametrical differences. Written by Volker Boehm

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21 September 1989 (Italy)  »

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Wie spät ist es?  »

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It goes deep in a very light way.
5 November 2003 | by (Rome, Italy) – See all my reviews

"Che ora è?" is a great minimalist movie, since it makes you feel the love, and in the same time the disease between a father and a son through simple attitudes, and words ("what time is it?"!!). And such feelings can make you suffer - but a little bit, but in a light way

  • since they are true. Marcello Mastroianni and Massimo Troisi are


so perfect playing their parts, that you may believe Marcello to be your father and Massimo to be your son. It's a shame this is not one of the most famous movies by Ettore Scola, also in Italy.


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