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The Solitude of Prime Numbers (2010)
"La solitudine dei numeri primi" (original title)

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Non-linearly follows two kids, rejected by their peers, who become friends. They separate later in life and dedicate to their careers. Still, they feel as if something is missing.

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Adult Alice Della Rocca
Luca Marinelli ...
Adult Mattia Balossino
Martina Albano ...
Young Alice
Vittorio Lomartire ...
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Arianna Nastro ...
Young Alice
Tommaso Neri ...
Young Mattia
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Roberto Sbaratto ...
Pietro Balossino
Maurizio Donadoni ...
Umberto Della Rocca
Giorgia Senesi ...
Elena
Aurora Ruffino ...
Viola Bai
Giorgia Pizzo ...
Young Michela
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Alice and Mattia, two exceptional personalities but inadequate, synthesis of two lives in pain, two special people who travel on the same track, but are two worlds imploded, unable to open up to the world. One fully understands the feelings of the other, but is never able to express them out loud, in short, they are two prime numbers. Prime numbers are divisible only by 1 and themselves. Written by AnonymousB

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A Solidão dos Números Primos  »

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A word of warning
17 June 2012 | by (Doesn't matter) – See all my reviews

Having never read the book, the movie appears to be a jumble of time-lines and a storyline filled with teenage angst and pointless drama. It is also full of needlessly prolonged scenes that make no sense, but which you can feel the director congratulated himself over.

Also, this movie has nothing to do with prime numbers. Prime numbers may have been mentioned in one or two sentences in the movie, but were never the focus. I wonder if there was a better reason in the book for using the words 'prime numbers'.

The only redeeming quality of the movie was that the first half was interesting enough to watch.


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