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The Wedding Director (2006)
"Il regista di matrimoni" (original title)

 |  Drama, Mystery  |  4 June 2008 (USA)
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A film director falls in love with the daughter of a prince.

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Franco Elica
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Bona di Gravina
Sami Frey ...
Principe di Gravina
Gianni Cavina ...
Smamma
Maurizio Donadoni ...
Micetti
Bruno Cariello ...
Enzo Baiocco
Simona Nobili ...
Maddalena Baiocco
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Chiara Elica
Corinne Castelli ...
Fara Domani / Lucia Mondella
Silvia Ajelli ...
Gioia Rottofreno / Monaca di Monza
Aurora Peres ...
Sposa
Giacomo Guernieri ...
Sposo
Carmelo Galati ...
Luigi
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Ludovico Caldarera ...
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Franco Elica is a film director casting a remake of a pious melodrama in Rome. He's melancholy, heading south for a break. On a beach, he meets a man who films weddings and is roped into helping film the wedding of the daughter of a severe and imperious prince. The wedding is one of convenience - the prince needs money, the groom is a mama's boy. Elica is attracted to the bride, Boda, and tries to convince her not to marry. No matter how outrageous his behavior, the prince keeps Elica on as the wedding director. As the wedding approaches, what's real blurs with Elica's imagination. Is he mad? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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This film was a wonderful romp, intelligent, playful, mysterious, full of surprises, with humor in odd places and a tremendous energy. The famous film director (the protagonist) and the events he tries to manipulate through film all become entangled in fascinating ways as he is nearly out-maneuvered by a prince who has never heard of him. There are wonderfully rich images throughout and paths suggested but not followed (exactly what is going on with the somber wife of the pedestrian tourist wedding director?). The ending is so much the better for being untidy. Realism and logic are not what you should be looking for here. If we are going to turn our weddings and our imaginative lives over to film directors, we should be prepared for a wild ride, this film seems to suggest.


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