6.7/10
296
0 user 6 critic

L'amore molesto (1995)

When her elderly mother dies - apparently happy but in curious circumstances - her daughter travels home to Naples for the funeral. Staying on, she tries to piece together her mother's ... See full summary »

Director:

Mario Martone

Writers:

Elena Ferrante (novel), Mario Martone
Reviews
17 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Naples. Professor Renato Caccioppoli, professor of pure mathematics, is a tormented and disillusioned man living a difficult life. Back from the psychiatric hospital, abandoned by his wife,... See full summary »

Director: Mario Martone
Stars: Carlo Cecchi, Anna Bonaiuto, Renato Carpentieri
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

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.

Director: Roberto Faenza
Stars: Margherita Buy, Luca Zingaretti, Goran Bregovic
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Director: Giacomo Durzi
Noi credevamo (2010)
History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The stories of three young men who, in the wake of the ferocious repression by the Bourbon reign in 1828, decide to join Giuseppe Mazzini's Young Italy movement.

Director: Mario Martone
Stars: Raffaele Di Florio, Edoardo Natoli, Andrea Bosca
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A couple of bourgeois intellectuals, Carlo and Silvia are married for twenty years. But they wearily live their relationship separately; while she lives in their original flat in Rome, he ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Martone
Stars: Fanny Ardant, Michele Placido, Giovanna Giuliani
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Based upon the short but fruitful life of illness-racked Italian poet and philosopher Giacomo Leopardi.

Director: Mario Martone
Stars: Elio Germano, Michele Riondino, Massimo Popolizio
The Vesuvians (1997)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A fisherman who lives in the Rione Terra of Pozzuoli, catches a polyp that at night is transformed into a sensuous woman. An odd black prince who claims to be the brother of the unfortunate... See full summary »

Directors: Antonio Capuano, Pappi Corsicato, and 3 more credits »
Stars: Anna Bonaiuto, Iaia Forte, Enzo Moscato
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A group of actors meet with little money in a unofficial theatre in Naples' Spanish Boroughs. Director's plan is to travel to Sarajevo, still under siege, to stage a classic Eschilus' play ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Martone
Stars: Andrea Renzi, Iaia Forte, Maurizio Bizzi
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

With Italy about to go to war in 1914, this's the story of the encounter between a goatherd called Lucia, the commune of young Northern Europeans led by Seybu and the town's young doctor on the unique island of Capri.

Director: Mario Martone
Stars: Marianna Fontana, Reinout Scholten van Aschat, Antonio Folletto
L'amica geniale (TV Series 2018)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A woman recounts the lifelong friendship and conflicts with a girl she met at primary school in Naples during the early 1950s.

Stars: Valentina Acca, Antonio Buonanno, Gennaro Canonico
Napoli velata (2017)
Drama | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

In a Naples suspended between magic and superstition, madness and rationality, a mystery envelops the existence of Adriana, overwhelmed by a sudden love and a violent crime.

Director: Ferzan Ozpetek
Stars: Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Alessandro Borghi, Anna Bonaiuto
Loro 1 (2018)
Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A film about the life of Silvio Berlusconi.

Director: Paolo Sorrentino
Stars: Toni Servillo, Elena Sofia Ricci, Riccardo Scamarcio
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anna Bonaiuto ... Delia / Daughter
Angela Luce ... Amalia / Mother
Gianni Cajafa Gianni Cajafa ... Filippo / Delia's Uncle
Peppe Lanzetta ... Antonio / Caserta's son
Licia Maglietta ... Amalia / Young
Anna Calato Anna Calato ... Signora De Riso
Italo Celoro Italo Celoro ... Delia's Father
Carmela Pecoraro Carmela Pecoraro ... Delia / child
Giovanni Viglietti Giovanni Viglietti ... Caserta / Amalia's lover
Lina Polito Lina Polito ... Rosaria / Delia's Sister
Enzo De Caro Enzo De Caro ... Caserta / in Flashbacks
Francesco Paolantoni Francesco Paolantoni ... Uncle Filippo / in Flashbacks
Piero Tassitano Piero Tassitano ... Legal Doctor
Marita D'Elia Marita D'Elia ... Wand / Delia's Sister
Sabina Cangiano Sabina Cangiano ... Shop Assistant
Edit

Storyline

When her elderly mother dies - apparently happy but in curious circumstances - her daughter travels home to Naples for the funeral. Staying on, she tries to piece together her mother's recent life. In doing so she starts to confront childhood memories that shaped the family history. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

12 April 1995 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Nasty Love See more »

Filming Locations:

Naples, Campania, Italy

Company Credits

Production Co:

Lucky Red,Teatri Uniti,Rai 3 See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film was made in Naples, in the south of Italy. Subtitles had to be added when it was shown in the north of Italy as northerners had trouble understanding the southern dialect. See more »

Soundtracks

Itinerary
Written by Steve Lacy and Patricia Beer
Performed by Steve Lacy
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed