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Amore tossico (1983)

The alienating and repetitive life of a group of heroin junkies in the 1980s Rome.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Cesare Ferretti ... Cesare
Michela Mioni ... Michela
Enzo Di Benedetto ... Enzo
Roberto Stani ... Ciopper
Loredana Ferrara ... Loredana
Mario Afeltra ... Mario, the pusher
Fernando Arcangeli ... Debora
Mario Caiazzi ... Ciccione
Silvia Starita ... Psicologa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Falerio Ballarin ... Capellone
Maria Galleoni ... Madre di Mario
Massimo Maggini ... Massimo
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The alienating and repetitive life of a group of heroin junkies in the 1980s Rome.

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September 1983 (Italy)  »

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Acqua azzurra, acqua chiara
Written by Mogol and Lucio Battisti
Performed by Lucio Battisti
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heroin from a "toxic" point of view
27 August 1999 | by See all my reviews

In the early 80's, a realistic view of heroin world with non-professional actors. No messages, no moralistic comments, only the true life in Rome's suburbs. The main actor, Cesare Ferretti, died of AIDS in 1986.


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