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Marrakech Express (1989)

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Spanish girl Teresa comes to Milan to meet Ponchia, Marco, Paolino and Cedro who have not seen each other for years: her man, their old friend Rudy, is in jail in Marrakech and needs help ... See full summary »

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Diego Abatantuono ...
Ponchia
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Marco
Cristina Marsillach ...
Teresa
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Paolino
Gigio Alberti ...
Cedro
Massimo Venturiello ...
Rudy
Corinna Agustoni
Antonio Carlucci
Francesco Paganini
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Salvatore
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Spanish girl Teresa comes to Milan to meet Ponchia, Marco, Paolino and Cedro who have not seen each other for years: her man, their old friend Rudy, is in jail in Marrakech and needs help and money. The five decide to go to Morocco by car to get him out of trouble. Written by Alessio F. Bragadini <alessio@dsnet.it>

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References The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) See more »

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La leva calcistica della classe '77
Written and Performed by Francesco De Gregori
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What is friendly?
22 April 2005 | by (Italy) – See all my reviews

My father always said to me : " Friendly doesn't exist " . Watching this movie you can get an idea of what friendly is , an union , a short moment thinking to make great things with others , feeling an adventure as when we were kids or students . All actors made a good job by interpreting the different parts of individual masks and human behaviors . Also it can be voted as road movie , a classic review of what Salvatores figured in a transposition of Kerouac's book and state of mind , although Marrakech Express is in a primitive state of "on the road" mind , compared to the beat generation bible . The ending scene is an answer to my initial sentence , personally , i add , it does exist but it is not as you can always figure out .


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