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Adored (2003)

Poco più di un anno fa (original title)
Unrated | | Drama, Romance | 20 July 2003 (USA)
Set in the south of France, Riki Kandinski and his elder brother Fredrico, come back to their family castle for their father's funeral. They haven't seen each other in a long time and ... See full summary »

Director:

Marco Filiberti

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Marco Filiberti
3 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Luigi Diberti ... Rod Lariani
Francesca d'Aloja Francesca d'Aloja ... Charlotte
Claudio Vanni Claudio Vanni ... Claudio Alatri
Alessandra Acciai Alessandra Acciai ... Juli
Rosalinda Celentano ... Luna
Erika Blanc ... Angela Valle (as Erica Blanc)
Urbano Barberini ... Federico Soldani
Marco Filiberti ... Riki Kandinsky / Riccardo Soldani
Edoardo Minciotti Edoardo Minciotti ... Plapla
Daniele Macavini Daniele Macavini ... Guillaume / Federico a 9 anni (as Daniele Mocavini)
Gabriele Mainetti ... Pietro, a 23 anni
Bruno Cariello ... Raoul, il portiere
Massimiliano Delgado Massimiliano Delgado ... Franz
Giuseppe Gravante Giuseppe Gravante ... Raph Durante, pornostar
Adriano Evangelisti Adriano Evangelisti ... Conduttore televisivo
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Storyline

Set in the south of France, Riki Kandinski and his elder brother Fredrico, come back to their family castle for their father's funeral. They haven't seen each other in a long time and Fredrico knows nothing about his younger brother, but he notices that he is making big money and living in luxury all for a few days work a week. By pure chance, Fredrico gets his hands on a gay porn magazine and sees his brother in it. According to Riki, he's had more than six hundred men and only four women. The brothers who grew up apart will have to get to know another again but both their lives change drastically when they witness a woman's death in a car crash. Written by russart.com

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gay | castle | magazine | funeral | france | See All (74) »

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Tender. Sparkling. Spellbinding.

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Drama | Romance

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Trivia

Film writing, directing, and acting debut of Marco Filiberti. See more »

Connections

References Some Like It Hot (1959) See more »

Soundtracks

Sonata per Tromba in Re Maggiore 2e Movimento (allegro)
Composed by Giuseppe Torelli
Michel Cuvit, Tromba
Collegium Academicum de Genêve
Direttore: Roberto Dunand
Courtesy of Edito-Servico SA-CH, Genêve
by arrangement with Intituto Geografico De Agostini
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porn star's sad life
9 February 2005 | by esh04676See all my reviews

This was evidently a labor of love (if you'll excuse the expression) for Filiberti who seems to have been involved in all phases of the planning and production. Too bad! It just doesn't come together very well, in large part because the star does not convey in his person or his acting much that is interesting about the life of a porn star. There is some amusement as we watch the reactions of his family when they learn how the son and brother they threw out of the ancestral home in France has earned his living. And it is pleasing to see how he is reconciled with his brother. I found the extras on the DVD more interesting than anything in the film, particularly how simulated sex is filmed to look real. But basically, I'd call this a boring show.


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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian | English | French

Release Date:

20 July 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Adored See more »

Filming Locations:

Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,005, 4 April 2004

Gross USA:

$41,703

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$41,703
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