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Don't Tell (2005)
"La bestia nel cuore" (original title)

 -  Drama | Mystery  -  17 March 2006 (USA)
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Sabina has a regular life. She is satisfied with her job and her love for Franco. Lately nightmares start disturbing her, and almost in the same time she discovers to be pregnant. Step by ... See full summary »

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Sabina
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Franco
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Emilia
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Maria
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Andrea Negri
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Daniele
Valerio Binasco ...
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Anita
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Anne
Lewis Lemperuer Palmer ...
Giovanni
Jeke-Omer Boyayanlar ...
Bill
Simona Lisi ...
Mother
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Julian Ferro ...
Daniele Piccolo
Simonetta Graziano ...
Impiegata Cimitero
Roberto Infascelli ...
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Sabina has a regular life. She is satisfied with her job and her love for Franco. Lately nightmares start disturbing her, and almost in the same time she discovers to be pregnant. Step by step she remembers her childhood spent within a severe middle-class family. But a big secret is hidden within her heart. Sabina wants to contact again her brother, a University teacher in the US, to try to understand what is happened in their past. What is the secret? She is determined to bring clarity and serenity in her life. She finally manages to free herself from her "beast inside the heart". Written by 1felco

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Rated R for sexual content, nudity, language and a brief violent image | See all certifications »

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Budget:

€6,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$13,805 (USA) (17 March 2006)

Gross:

$27,105 (USA) (24 March 2006)
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I thought it was a joke
21 August 2007 | by (Belgique) – See all my reviews

Seeing the poor cinematographic qualities of this movie, I pondered for a while whether it was intentional or not for the director to make this movie look like a soap opera. Given that Franco, in the movie, is a soap opera comedian, and he has discussions with his director about theatre and cinema vs TV.

I thought there was some kind of clever smart-ass postmodern metaphor about the movie itself, to it. And I kept watching, and watching.. and .. no.. it never came.

It really just is a cheap movie that looks and feels like a very bland soap opera.


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