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The Vanity Serum (2004)

Il siero della vanità (original title)
The vips of italian television disappear in a mysterious way. Two detectives, Lucia and Franco, try to investigate in this mystery, drowning into a strange world, where the leader is the powerful star Sonia Norton.

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Lucia Allasco
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Azzurra Rispoli
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Franco Berardi
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Sonia Norton
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Michele Benda
Luis Molteni ...
Rocco Piccolo
Maddalena Maggi ...
Esther Bonanni
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Vittorio Terracciano (as Ninni Bruschetta)
Marco Cortesi ...
Matteo De Muzzi
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Barenghi
Armando De Razza ...
M. Simone
Giovanni Argante ...
Calaciura
Marica Coco
Rolando Ravello ...
Poliziotto
Barbara Bonanni ...
Alexia
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The vips of italian television disappear in a mysterious way. Two detectives, Lucia and Franco, try to investigate in this mystery, drowning into a strange world, where the leader is the powerful star Sonia Norton.

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Un cuore in soffitta
Written by Cecilia Dazzi and Micol Barsanti
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The best stuff since long time.
7 September 2005 | by (France) – See all my reviews

Maybe others missed a more logic story, but well this is not literature! Here we have passionate movie from passionate filmmakers. They know what's the reason why their audience watches their movies: We want hard stuff! Deaths and fears! The joy here is to see the fall of TV-Stars. That is real justice! A not even average script has been filmed and directed to a fresh, young and powerful punch in your face! Love this movie or hate it -but well: We will definitely see these filmmakers again, no doubt on that. Lots of suspense and violence filmed in great pictures. Just take some more looks at the story, and we will be testimonials of great horror and thriller stuff!


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