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Il siero della vanità (2004)

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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Vittorio Terracciano (as Ninni Bruschetta)
Luis Molteni ...
Rocco Piccolo
Maddalena Maggi ...
Esther Bonanni
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Michele Benda
Antonio Ianiello ...
Pasquale Terracciano
Rosario J. Gnolo ...
Mago Daniel
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Matteo De Muzzi
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M. Simone
Giovanni Argante ...
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Carlo Luca De Ruggieri ...
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Marica Coco
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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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15 April 2004 (Italy)  »

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The Vanity Serum  »

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€214,376 (Italy), 18 April 2004, Limited Release
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Un cuore in soffitta
Written by Cecilia Dazzi and Micol Barsanti
Performed by Micol Barsanti
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Finally new hope for the Italian horror!
6 September 2005 | by See all my reviews

This film is full of great ideas in it's genre. Looks like there were people who just love this genre and had fun doing it. Well, for sure it is a bit rough, but you can see that finally the director is not, like always, some kind of a friend of Berlusconi or his gang, this is some really creative work on this genre. It is not a revolution, but it is good work and talent. I am looking forward to his next film. And if you know something about the Italian television and it's faces(it is maybe the worst television in the world) you just join the disappearing of these so called VIPs. With this one I spend an absolutely great horror night!


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