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The Goodbye Kiss (2006)
"Arrivederci amore, ciao" (original title)

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Giorgio Pellegrini, a former left-wing activist turned terrorist has fled to Central America and fought with a guerrilla movement. Fifteen years later he is fed up with living in the jungle... See full summary »

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Giorgio
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Anedda
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Flora
Alina Nedelea ...
Roberta
Carlo Cecchi ...
Avv. Brianese
Antonello Fassari ...
Sergio
Marjo Berasategui ...
Francisca
Riccardo Zinna ...
Vesuviano
Alessio Caruso ...
Gayetano
Max Mazzotta ...
Ciccio Formaggio
Gentiano Hazizi ...
Romo (as Gentian Hazizi)
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Tonci
Marco Mattioli ...
Javier (as Marcos Mattioli)
Amandio Pinheiro ...
Pepe
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Laura
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Giorgio Pellegrini, a former left-wing activist turned terrorist has fled to Central America and fought with a guerrilla movement. Fifteen years later he is fed up with living in the jungle and decides to return to Italy. What he wants is to lead a comfortable bourgeois life in his native country. Thanks to Anedda, a corrupt police inspector, and after giving away former comrades, he obtains a reduced jail sentence. Once released from prison he obsessively pursues his dream of becoming a "respectable" citizen, even if the way to it is paved with larceny, pimping, drug-dealing, rape, heist and murder... Written by Guy Bellinger

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24 February 2006 (Italy)  »

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Insieme a te non ci sto più
(1968)
Composed by Paolo Conte and Michele Virano
Written by Vito Pallavicini
Performed by Caterina Caselli
Courtesy of Warner Music Italia Srl
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Arrividerci, Michele, Ciao
19 May 2009 | by (Afghanistan) – See all my reviews

Once there was a promising Italian director with a nearly perfect hand when it came to splatter fun like "Deliria" (Stage Fright) and who eventually delivered the exquisite, tongue-in-cheek postmodern zombie flick "Dellamorte Dellamore" (Cemetery Man) with Rupert Everett in his perhaps finest leading role. That's fifteen years ago, with Soavi having done lots of TV work in the meantime -- maybe the reason why "Arrividerci amore, ciao", his first big-screen venture after more than a decade, is exactly looking like a professionally executed RAI Uno television assignment. The biggest problem of "Amore" is the script, working moderately, occasionally even quite well for about an hour, after which the story is rapidly mutating from a pretty tight, at intervals hard-hitting crime flick into an extraordinarily boring wife-murder yawn ultimately dissolving into lukewarm air, the end being one of the most awful letdowns in Italian thriller history. It's probably my last Soavi movie: Arrividerci Michele, ciao.


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