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The Magic of Marciano (2000)

A 10-year-old boy shares an intense bond with his mentally ill mother. The youth's life is turned upside down when his mother lapses into violent psychosis. A former psychiatrist takes pity... See full summary »

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A 10-year-old boy shares an intense bond with his mentally ill mother. The youth's life is turned upside down when his mother lapses into violent psychosis. A former psychiatrist takes pity on, and then custody of, the child. Written by Anonymous

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Sometimes you must lose what you have... to find what you need.

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29 February 2000 (USA)  »

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Le vele della liberta  »

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$4,500,000 (estimated)
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13 August 1999 | by (San Francisco, California) – See all my reviews

This heartfelt drama is a gritty film with wonderful writing and performances. The actors showed great emotional range. With a wonderful soundtrack, this movie will stay with you in more ways than one.


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