MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 20,118 this week

I giorni dell'abbandono (2005)

5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 365 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 5 critic

Olga's life is shattered when her husband abandons her. This prompts her to fall into a period of self-degradation and self-destructive behaviors.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

10 Best Back-to-School TV Shows

Dust off your varsity jacket and get excited for fall with our list of the 10 best back-to-school TV shows.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 42 titles
created 25 Aug 2011
 
a list of 28 titles
created 06 Nov 2011
 
a list of 104 titles
created 31 Jul 2012
 
a list of 32 titles
created 25 Aug 2012
 
a list of 23 titles
created 20 Jan 2014
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: I giorni dell'abbandono (2005)

I giorni dell'abbandono (2005) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of I giorni dell'abbandono.
3 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

When her father, Giancarlo is transferred to Rome from the small country town of Montalto Di Castro, Caterina, a 12 years old girl, will discover her new classmates, a totally new world, an... See full summary »

Director: Paolo Virzì
Stars: Alice Teghil, Sergio Castellitto, Margherita Buy
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

When her elderly mother dies - apparently happy but in curious circumstances - her daughter travels home to Naples for the funeral. Staying on, she tries to piece together her mother's ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Martone
Stars: Anna Bonaiuto, Angela Luce, Gianni Cajafa
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

An unexpected pregnancy and premature birth become a burden that Maria is unprepared for. Lacking control over events for the first time in her life, she retreats into an emotional space ... See full summary »

Director: Francesca Comencini
Stars: Margherita Buy, Gaetano Bruno, Giovanni Ludeno
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A brilliant recent graduate struggles to find work. After falling into a babysitting job, she is introduced by the child's mother to the world of the international call center, its employees, and the fast pace that drives them.

Director: Paolo Virzì
Stars: Isabella Ragonese, Massimo Ghini, Valerio Mastandrea
The Last Kiss (2001)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Carlo's life is thrown into a tailspin when his longtime girlfriend Giulia announces she's pregnant. As Carlo faces up to his anxieties about adulthood, his buddies Paolo, Adriano and ... See full summary »

Director: Gabriele Muccino
Stars: Stefano Accorsi, Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Stefania Sandrelli
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A group of Italians friend is preparing for the final exams.

Director: Fausto Brizzi
Stars: Giorgio Faletti, Cristiana Capotondi, Nicolas Vaporidis
Mia Madre (2015)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Margherita, a director in the middle of an existential crisis, has to deal with the inevitable and still unacceptable loss of her mother.

Director: Nanni Moretti
Stars: Margherita Buy, John Turturro, Giulia Lazzarini
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Three Italian have to move from their current city to vote to local elections elsewhere. Pasquale is an Italian emigrant living in Munich (Germany). He has to vote in Matera, Basilicata (... See full summary »

Director: Carlo Verdone
Stars: Carlo Verdone, Elena Fabrizi, Irina Sanpiter
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A nevrotic writer's life is turned upside down when he meets by chance an actress with psychological disorders while he's working on a Jimi Hendrix biography.

Director: Carlo Verdone
Stars: Carlo Verdone, Margherita Buy, Elisabetta Pozzi
Happy Family (2010)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Academy award-winning veteran director Gabriele Salvatores (Mediterraneo) delivers a colourful tongue-in-cheek... See full synopsis »

Director: Gabriele Salvatores
Stars: Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Margherita Buy, Valeria Bilello
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Tre storie, tre viaggi di nozze. Ivano e Jessica, giovani figli di arricchiti parvenu ed un po' ignoranti, vorrebbero sempre provare nuove "strade di far l'amore". Alla fine del loro ... See full summary »

Director: Carlo Verdone
Stars: Carlo Verdone, Claudia Gerini, Veronica Pivetti
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A southern italian singer moves to Milan to have more chances with his career, bringing with him a little bit of South.

Director: Gennaro Nunziante
Stars: Checco Zalone, Giulia Michelini, Dino Abbrescia
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Olga
...
Mario
Goran Bregovic ...
Damian
Alessia Goria ...
Mendicante
Gea Lionello ...
Lea
...
Carla
Sara Santostasi ...
Ilaria, Olga's daughter
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Roberto Accornero ...
Man
Simone Della Croce ...
Gianni - Olga's son
Fausto Maria Sciarappa ...
Franco
Edit

Storyline

Olga's life is shattered when her husband abandons her. This prompts her to fall into a period of self-degradation and self-destructive behaviors.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on novel | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 September 2005 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

The Days of Abandonment  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$599,292 (Italy) (23 September 2005)

Gross:

$1,637,989 (Europe) (23 September 2005)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A superb performance in a clever, delicate movie
14 October 2005 | by (Italy) – See all my reviews

A superb performance by Margherita Buy playing an abandoned wife who recovers her self-consciousness and finds the strength for a new start. The story follows a classical, quite conventional path but the real strength-point is the sharp but sympathetic look upon the sudden emotional earthquake in a normal, everyday family life. While avoiding psychological commonplaces, the movie sketches realistic characters in a realistic situation. Something different from many hysterical, exaggerating plots of this kind, where everybody is continually shouting in each other's face. A clever, delicate movie with some touch of humour. Luca Zingaretti is also remarkable as the villain.


13 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Film molto interessante!!! caterinaita
Discuss I giorni dell'abbandono (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?