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The Past Is a Foreign Land (2008)

Il passato è una terra straniera (original title)
A promising law student from a good family is driven by a cool cardsharper into a downward spiral of criminality, thus discovering an evil part of himself he has never known.

Director:

Daniele Vicari

Writers:

Gianrico Carofiglio (book), Daniele Vicari (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Elio Germano ... Giorgio
Michele Riondino ... Francesco
Chiara Caselli ... Maria
Valentina Lodovini ... Antonia
Marco Baliani Marco Baliani ... Franco
Daniela Poggi Daniela Poggi ... Anna
María Jurado María Jurado ... Angelica
Romina Carrisi Power ... Giulia (as Romina Carrisi)
Federico Pacifici Federico Pacifici ... Avvocato
Antonio Gerardi Antonio Gerardi ... Tenente
Nello Mascia
Monica Fiorentini Monica Fiorentini
Lorenza Indovina Lorenza Indovina ... Alessandra
Gaetano Solfrizzi Gaetano Solfrizzi ... Brigadiere
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ardian Cerga Ardian Cerga
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Storyline

A promising law student from a good family is driven by a cool cardsharper into a downward spiral of criminality, thus discovering an evil part of himself he has never known.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

31 October 2008 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Il passato è una terra straniera See more »

Filming Locations:

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

EUR5,600,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$965,171
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 102079 delivered on 24-10-2008. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Il passato è una terra straniera - Rumori di fondo (2008) See more »

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Red Star
Performed by Musetta
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