MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 17,947 this week

Giulia Doesn't Date at Night (2009)
"Giulia non esce la sera" (original title)

6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 485 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 18 critic

A young writer strikes up a relationship with his daughter's swimming instructor.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

WATCH NOW

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

Related News

"Let" Them Entertain You and More New DVDs
| ifc.com

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 44 titles
created 25 Feb 2012
 
a list of 49 titles
created 08 Aug 2013
 
a list of 48 titles
created 27 Dec 2013
 
a list of 22 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 43 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Giulia Doesn't Date at Night (2009)

Giulia Doesn't Date at Night (2009) on IMDb 6.5/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Giulia Doesn't Date at Night.
4 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The rumpled owner of a dry-cleaning firm joins forces with a nun to care for an abandoned baby.

Director: Giuseppe Piccioni
Stars: Margherita Buy, Silvio Orlando, Carolina Freschi
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: Valerio Jalongo
Stars: Valeria Golino, Vincenzo Amato, Fulvio Forti
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Gabriele Rossetti returns to southern Italy to say a last farewell to his father, a former stationmaster in a small town not far from Bari. The old man reawakens in him memories of his ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Rubini
Stars: Sergio Rubini, Valeria Golino, Riccardo Scamarcio
Respiro (2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

On an impoverished Italian island, a free-spirited woman is accused of madness by townspeople fed up with her antics.

Director: Emanuele Crialese
Stars: Valeria Golino, Vincenzo Amato, Francesco Casisa
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Director: Karine Silla
Stars: Valeria Golino, Elsa Zylberstein, Vincent Perez
Take Me Away (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Thirteen-year-old Giampiero is the teenage son of a decaying family. He gets to know Romana, a girl of his age, and they fall for each other. The trouble is that Romana lives in a Romani ... See full summary »

Director: Tonino Zangardi
Stars: Valeria Golino, Rodolfo Laganà, Noah Lewis Scialom
Black Sun (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

After learning the identity of the man who killed her husband, a young widow struggles with whether to forgive the killer or avenge her husband's death.

Director: Krzysztof Zanussi
Stars: Valeria Golino, Kaspar Capparoni, Lorenzo Balducci
Like the Wind (2013)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Inspired by a true story LIKE THE WIND narrates 15 years of Armida Miserere's life, a woman who with determination and grit, but also personal suffering, was one of the first woman to ... See full summary »

Director: Marco S. Puccioni
Stars: Valeria Golino, Filippo Timi, Francesco Scianna
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A coming-of-age drama set in contemporary Italy.

Director: Marco Tullio Giordana
Stars: Alessio Boni, Michela Cescon, Rodolfo Corsato
Don't Tell (2005)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

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 »

Director: Cristina Comencini
Stars: Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Luigi Lo Cascio, Alessio Boni
Quiet Chaos (2008)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A look at the strange bereavement behavior of an Italian executive. Based on a novel by Sandro Veronesi.

Director: Antonello Grimaldi
Stars: Nanni Moretti, Valeria Golino, Isabella Ferrari
Actrices (2007)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Marcelline is an actress. Forty, single and childless, she begins rehearsals for Turgenev's A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY. Denis, the director, admires her greatly and promises he'll make her ... See full summary »

Director: Valeria Bruni Tedeschi
Stars: Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Noémie Lvovsky, Louis Garrel
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Valerio Mastandrea ...
Guido
...
Giulia
...
Benedetta
...
Agente Donna
Chiara Nicola ...
Viola
Paolo Sassanelli ...
Bruno
...
Eva
Domiziana Cardinali ...
Costanza
Jacopo Domenicucci ...
Filippo
...
Attilia
Jacopo Maria Bicocchi ...
Giussi (as Jacopo Bicocchi)
Edo Monaci-Toschi ...
Cigliati (as Edo Monaci Toschi)
Federica Pontremoli ...
Stuart negresco
Renato Cesa De Marchi ...
Uomo Anziano
Valeria Sabel ...
Donna Anziana
Edit

Storyline

Guido writes novels and short stories; he's detached, diffident. When his wife and teenage daughter move, he stays behind to write. He takes swimming lessons; his teacher is Giulia, somber, perhaps melancholy. They talk from time to time; he invites her out, and she says she doesn't go out at night. We see Guido's stories dramatized - unhappy characters in search of something. Guido helps his daughter navigate a first crush; he disengages from a campaign to win a literary prize. His wife challenges him to reconnect with her. Instead, he focuses on Giulia: drawing her out, learning of her past. Then he intervenes. Can a novelist write reality? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 February 2009 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Giulia Doesn't Go Out at Night  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Valeria Golino accepted the role without reading the script first because she really wanted to work with Giuseppe Piccioni. See more »

Soundtracks

Piangi Roma
Written by Francesco Bianconi
Performed by Baustelle and Valeria Golino
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Not exactly uplifting
9 May 2009 | by (Global) – See all my reviews

About the life of Giulia, the mysterious character whose existence is slowly and painfully unravelled for us during the course of the movie.

This is not a feel-good movie. It is very moving, and raises thoughts about fidelity, trust, and what a person really needs in their life to be able to continue to live. I came away from the cinema not knowing what to think or feel. Actually, I do know how I felt - depressed. This film is very well made and very emotive. Don't expect to sit through it without being surprised and shocked and occasionally confused by the turn of events. It is a beautiful examination of the life of Giulia, and even if what we see isn't uplifting, it is interesting.

I recommend this movie for when you are in the mood for some thinking material. Not for a light night's entertainment and not for children.


19 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
When Will This Be Released? alhunter-1
Discuss Giulia Doesn't Date at Night (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?