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A young Russian woman named Natasha is soon to be married and is on holiday in Rome where she meets Alba. She accompanies Alba to her hotel room as a curious acquaintance and stays as a growing friend. In this room in Rome, the two women come to know one another intimately over the course of the night, and explore and discover themselves along the way. Only the break of day threatens to break their newly forged bond.Written by
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[while having sex]
[in Russian; subtitled]
[in Spanish; subtitled]
Where did you come from? How could you show up like this, without warning?
I can't believe I'm doing this.
What are you doing to me? You're scaring me, my little Russian.
Is this me? Making love to a woman? I can't recognize myself.
Your Russian sounds so beautiful.
Only for you. I'm trembling with fear too.
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Reading the reviews that other people have written it seems that people either 'get' this movie or they don't.
Some people just seem to see it as a pseudo-erotic softcore film starring a couple of naked chicks, whereas other people see it as a beautiful piece of cinematography.
If you're amongst the latter, cool, if you're the former you might be best sticking to Saw IV and the like :-) Room in Rome is a well thought-out, cleverly scripted, and beautifully shot film. Yes, it is highly erotic, but it is never seedy or smutty. Yes, it is romantic, but it is never sickly or sweet.
If you enjoy European cinema then you're probably going to love this film. If you don't then you're probably best giving it a miss.
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