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Tarantella (1995)

Not Rated | | Drama | 15 March 1996 (USA)
Diana, a young Italian-American photographer, returns to the city in which she grew up in order to settle her mother's estate. She had not gotten along well with her mother in recent years.... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mira Sorvino ... Diane
Rose Gregorio Rose Gregorio ... Pina
Matthew Lillard ... Matt
Frank Pellegrino ... Lou
Stephen Spinella ... Frank
Maryann Urbano Maryann Urbano ... Mother
Antonia Rey ... Grandmother
Melissa Maxwell ... Young Diana
Magda Lang Magda Lang ... Home Buyer Woman
Sean Baldwin ... Home Buyer Man
Derek Vontreras Derek Vontreras ... Home Buyer Young Man
A.J. Lopez A.J. Lopez ... Home Buyer Young Man
Gaetano Lisco ... Father
Carol Dante Carol Dante ... Tarantella Dancer
Andrew M. Fuchs Andrew M. Fuchs ... Tarentella Trio
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Storyline

Diana, a young Italian-American photographer, returns to the city in which she grew up in order to settle her mother's estate. She had not gotten along well with her mother in recent years. While packing up the house, she meets a close friend of her mother's and grandmother's, who gives her her mother's last gift. As she learns more about her mother's history, Diana comes to terms with their relationship and her own Italian heritage. Written by James Meek <james@oz.net>

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Life's a Dance.

Genres:

Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 1996 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA See more »

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Soundtracks

Nonna's Lullaby
Music by Peter Napolitano
Music by Norman Nell
Performed by Antonia Rey
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