Ginger and Cinnamon (2003)
"Dillo con parole mie" (original title)

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When Stefania breaks up with her boyfriend Andrea, little does she realize what the summer has in store for her. She winds up on vacation at a Greek resort 'isle of love' with her 14 year ... See full summary »


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Cast overview:
Stefania Montorsi ...
Giampaolo Morelli ...
Martina Merlino ...
Alberto Cucca ...
Marco Piras ...
Isabella Cecchi ...
Amica di Stefania (Stefania's friend)
Karen Ann McLoughlin ...
Amica di Marco (Marco's friend)


When Stefania breaks up with her boyfriend Andrea, little does she realize what the summer has in store for her. She winds up on vacation at a Greek resort 'isle of love' with her 14 year old niece. Unfortunately, her teenage niece has something more than sun and surf on her mind; she decides that this Mediterannean paradise is where she will finally lose her virginity. However, in an ironic twist, the cute guy she has her eye out on turns out to be none other than Andrea, her aunt's ex-boyfriend. This light-hearted "comedy-of-errors" is a valuable lesson in what being a woman means at any age. Written by Film Movement

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Written by Rodolphe Gomis and Barthélemy Attisso
Performed by Orchestra Baobab
© World Circuit Music
2001 World Circuit Ltd
Licensed courtesy of World Circuit
Taken from the World Circuit album "Pirate's Choice" (WCD063)
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It's Homer's Tomb! Bart, Lisa, and Marge might be there.
13 September 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Thousands of backpackers descend upon Greece in the summer. This time it was an Aunt (Stefania Montorsi) and her niece (Martina Merlino) that joined them. Stefania was getting over the breakup of an eight-year relationship with Andrea (Giampaolo Morelli), and Megghy (Merlino) was looking to lose her virginity.

It was a very light romantic chick-flick that took place on Ios. It had a great soundtrack from Boy George to Mozart, from The Village People to Debussy.

Ultimately, it was a light salad; just enough humor to keep you interested, but little else.

I did like Montorsi and would like to see more of her in the future.

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