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Antonio
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Antonio's Mother
Tom Novembre ...
Luca
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Mara
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Uncle Nino
Paolo Villaggio ...
Dr. Cagnano
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Alessandra D'Elia ...
Cinzia
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Dott. Calandra
Angela Goodwin ...
Ciuta
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Elisabetta Pellini ...
Assistente Dottor De Rosa
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Antonio: Why my past is coming back? What does it want from me?
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A Whiter Shade of Pale
Written by Gary Brooker, Keith Reid and Matthew Fisher
Performed by Procol Harum
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Remember - the dentist is the patient!
4 June 2001 | by (Seattle, WA) – See all my reviews

Just caught this flick at the Seattle International Film Festival 2001. I was very impressed. Excellent use of music, color, locations. Vivid presentation of a somewhat confused (therefore, human) mental state. Some haunting, even disturbing images. Filmmakers use the inherent fear most people have of dentists to make a statement about emotional pain and loneliness. Reminded me somewhat of "Cemetery Man" - both Italian films, of course, but moreover, detailed journeys inside the mind and world of one character, a separate reality from everyone else.

Be warned - this is a somewhat surreal film, with some graphic images. It will stay with you afterwards.


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