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Love's Brother (2004)

Despairing of ever finding love, the insecure Angelo uses a photo of his handsome brother Gino to convince a beautiful Italian girl across the sea to marry him. Gino is delighted for Angelo... See full summary »

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Angelo Donnini
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Zio Luigi
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Guido
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Zia Norma
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Despairing of ever finding love, the insecure Angelo uses a photo of his handsome brother Gino to convince a beautiful Italian girl across the sea to marry him. Gino is delighted for Angelo, until he finds out what happened. To complicate matters further, when Angelo introduces his brother to Rosetta it's love at first sight Written by Anonymous

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Eine italienische Hochzeit  »

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$182,551 (Australia), 2 April 2004, Limited Release
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Features Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954) See more »

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Oltre la tempesta
Music by Francesco Sartori
Lyrics by Lucio Quarantotto
Performed by Marcelo Álvarez (as Marcelo Alvarez) & Salvatore Licitra
Published by Sugar S.r.L.
Copyright 1996 Sugar S.r.L.
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Pure enjoyment
9 September 2006 | by See all my reviews

I personally thought this film was wonderful. For me it was pure enjoyment to watch it. I found it to be a fresh idea with very good young actors. I thought the interchange romance development was very interesting. Giving complexity to the film. Putting one in a different time, 1950's or place, Australia. Surrounded with such amicable characters and so human. The idea of preparing a book of their love while waiting to come to Australia seemed so romantic. Making this film probably more something a romantic person would like to see. There should be more pleasurable films like this one, because it still brings a smile to my face to think of it now. Which must be a good sign. If you like love-films, I can definitely recommend watching and enjoying this splendid film.


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