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A Perfect Day (2008)

Un giorno perfetto (original title)
A jealous and violent bodyguard can't accept his ex-wife's abandonment.

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Emma
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Antonio
Valerio Binasco ...
Elio Fioravanti
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Maja
Federico Costantini ...
Aris
Monica Guerritore ...
Mara
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Silvana
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Adriana
Nicole Murgia ...
Valentina
Gabriele Paolino ...
Kevin
Giulia Salerno ...
Camilla
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Portaborse
Alessandro Bonaccorso
Rosaria De Cicco ...
La vicina di casa
Bianca Nappi ...
Trentina
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A jealous and violent bodyguard can't accept his ex-wife's abandonment.

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A free Saturday
12 September 2008 | by (Italy) – See all my reviews

Do you want to see an agreeable easy movie, without scenes able to sadden you and make you trouble? Well, you wrong title. One of the most controversial movie of all times, setting aside certain remarks that advocate it's too far from the novel or it's better or worse than it: I affirm the title gets over the novel; to the contrary, we could have a narrow outlook on things. Ozpetek proposes you a plot of lives in which each character has a fundamental part for a correct understanding: by the way the movie tells about only a history: that of Emma, who lives an unquiet life but something is going to change: she is going to spend "a perfect day", although several problems lied to work, to her love-story and her children. But she's going to realize that destiny claim a considerable wage in exchange for a "fee Saturday"... Let me say it: it's a perfect plot: to the end everything will be clean; you only must pay attention to the order of events, and forget to see a comedy, that's obvious!


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