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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 »

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Mario Martone

Writers:

Elena Ferrante (novel), Mario Martone
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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
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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>

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

12 April 1995 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Nasty Love See more »

Filming Locations:

Naples, Campania, Italy

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Color (Eastmancolor)
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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

Dicintencello vuje
Music by Giovanni Fusco
Lyrics by Rodolfo Falvo
Performed by Alan Sorrenti
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