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Malavoglia (2010)

This film, based on a 19th century novel by Giovanni Verga describes the torrid history of three generations of a Sicialian family. The Malavoglia family are fishermen and women. Their ... See full synopsis »

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Credited cast:
Antonio Ciurca ... 'Ntoni
Giuseppe Firullo ... Padron 'Ntoni
Omar Noto ... Alessi
Doriana La Fauci ... La Longa
Greta Tomasello ... Lia
Giovanni Calcagno ... Cantastorie
Vincenzo Albanese ... Pescivendolo
Salvatore Ragusa ... Michele
Roberta Zitelli ... Uzzy
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Elena Ghezzi ... Mena
Naceur Ben Hammouda ... Alfio
Andrea Paternostro ... Michele
Carmelo Vaccaro ... Bastianazzo
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This film, based on a 19th century novel by Giovanni Verga describes the torrid history of three generations of a Sicialian family. The Malavoglia family are fishermen and women. Their story reflects the struggle to live lives of mixed fortune in a changing world.

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29 April 2011 (Italy)  »

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The House by the Medlar Tree  »

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