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Too Much Romance... It's Time for Stuffed Peppers (2004)

Peperoni ripieni e pesci in faccia (original title)
Maria and Jeffrey are a married couple in their seventies. Their marriage is in crisis. However, Maria tries to get their two sons and one daughter, Francesco, Marco and Miriam, their ... See full summary »

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Maria (as Sofia Loren)
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Jeffrey
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Assunta
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Marco (as Jesús Emiliano Coltorti)
Melissa Marin
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Armando Pugliese
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Moira Grassi ...
Elena
Anna Longhi
Maria Zulima Job
Nicolás Nati
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Maria and Jeffrey are a married couple in their seventies. Their marriage is in crisis. However, Maria tries to get their two sons and one daughter, Francesco, Marco and Miriam, their grandchildren and their daughters-in-law together in order to celebrate Asunta's birthday. Asunta is their grandmother and the owner of Maria's beautiful house, which remains still standing despite the ravages of time. Written by Anonymous

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Shame, Shame Sophia!!
16 October 2005 | by (Chicago, IL) – See all my reviews

Saw this at the Chicago International Film Festival and what a disappointment!!! Some people walked out; the rest of us stayed and wondered "why"? Story was trite, stupid and predictable; Sophia and husband (F. Murray Abraham) have been estranged over some stupid argument about anchovies and vinegar. Their neurotic children are coming home to celebrate Granny's birthday. Lots of screaming, bad dialog and terrible dubbing. Sophia looks like Morticia Adams in a long black wig. F. Murray Abraham looks like he's impersonating Sophia of 30 years ago. What a waste of time, money and what were two very talented actors. I hope they were embarrassed by this!


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