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.

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Olga
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Mario
Goran Bregovic ...
Damian
Alessia Goria ...
Mendicante
Gea Lionello ...
Lea
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Carla
Sara Santostasi ...
Ilaria, Olga's daughter
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Man
Simone Della Croce ...
Gianni - Olga's son
Fausto Maria Sciarappa ...
Franco
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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.

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16 September 2005 (Italy)  »

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

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


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