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Something to Believe In (1998)

 |  Drama  |  8 May 1998 (UK)
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An American woman given only weeks to live travels to Italy to find a statue reputed to have recuperative powers and there meets a struggling American concert pianist.

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Maggie travels to Italy with great faith, as her last hope to heal her terminal illness, and meets Mike, an atheist concert pianist who helps her along her way. Ironically even the church itself doesn't believe in the healing powers of the statue, but Maggie's faith is so great it changes the life of everyone around her. Written by Anonymous

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SOMETHING TO BELIEVE IN (Italian Version)
Music by Lalo Schifrin
Lyrics by Tim Rice
Performed by Placido Domingo and The Orchestra of St. Lukes
Orchestrated and Conducted by Lalo Schifrin
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Neat story with terrific acting.
23 October 2003 | by (San Antonio, Texas) – See all my reviews

The plot is believable and the actors are perfect for their parts. This is one of the best I've seen William McNamara in for some time and he was simply great. Maria Pitillo was outstanding as the girl with a medical problem seeking spiritual help to over come it. Although the plot was some what predictable, the ending left you hanging to see if Pitillo's character was really alive or dead back in spirit form. Bravo, bravo, bravo for this one and I'll watch it again. You should too.


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