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Partner (1968)

Partner. (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 25 October 1968 (Italy)
Bernardo Bertolucci, along with co-scenarist Gianni Amico, used Dostoievski's 1846, pre-imprisonment novella The Double: A Petersburg Poem, which they moved to Italy and updated to the pro-Vietcong student-protest present,

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Bernardo Bertolucci (story), Gianni Amico (story) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Pierre Clémenti ... Giacobbe I and II
Tina Aumont ... Salesgirl
Sergio Tofano Sergio Tofano ... Professor Petrushka
Giulio Cesare Castello Giulio Cesare Castello ... Professor Mozzoni
Romano Costa Romano Costa ... Clara's father
Antonio Maestri Antonio Maestri ... Professor 'Tre Zampe'
Mario Venturini Mario Venturini ... Professor
Alessandro Cane Alessandro Cane ... Student
Gianpaolo Capovilla Gianpaolo Capovilla ... Student (as Gian Paolo Capovilla)
Ninetto Davoli ... Student
Vittorio Fanfoni Vittorio Fanfoni ... Student
Luigi Antonio Guerra Luigi Antonio Guerra ... Student (as Luigi Guerra)
Giuseppe Mangano Giuseppe Mangano ... Student
Giancarlo Nanni Giancarlo Nanni ... Student
Stefano Oppedisano Stefano Oppedisano ... Student
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Bernardo Bertolucci, along with co-scenarist Gianni Amico, used Dostoievski's 1846, pre-imprisonment novella The Double: A Petersburg Poem, which they moved to Italy and updated to the pro-Vietcong student-protest present,

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Drama

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian | French

Release Date:

25 October 1968 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Partner See more »

Filming Locations:

Rome, Italy

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Where acting, directing and art meet
13 April 2002 | by ed-160See all my reviews

Movie making is a form of expression that has in recent years been subject to a mold of narrative. The Partner is a genuine example of a film that does not comform to the standard. As always Bertolucci was able to draw performances that transform t characters he created into tangable moments. Particularly remarkable is Pierre Clementi's performance of a man with two identities. Made at the early age of 22, this film is a window into an artist mind. Open your mind and just allow yourself to enjoy the ride.


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