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Almost Salinas (2001)

PG | | Comedy, Drama, Mystery | 2005 (Italy)
A story about a man trying to overcome mistakes and past events in his life.

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A story about a man trying to overcome mistakes and past events in his life.

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Some lives must be lived in the shadow of a legend.

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Rated PG for thematic elements
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A very gentle movie.......
6 May 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

What a relaxing way to spend a few hours! Sometimes you are lucky enough to come across a movie by accident and are drawn into its story – for me, this was one of those fortunate occasions. This is a very gentle movie. The characters are just ordinary people and, as such, come with emotional baggage and their own hopes and dreams. Gradually, however, we find out that one of them is linked tragically to someone rather more famous. The scenery provides a stunning backdrop that emphasises the loneliness of the individual characters. The light, which envelopes the hills at dusk, has a peculiar and beautiful quality to it and the scene where Max and Nina are sitting on the hillside drinking gives a cautious sense of hope for their future. This is not a movie for those who crave action but I do recommend this for those who enjoy stories driven by the characters.


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