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L'ultima ruota del carro (2013)

The life of a sub-proletarian boy in Rome through the Seventies and Eighties, choosing his own path with his lifetimes friends and family.

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Giovanni Veronesi
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Cast

Credited cast:
Elio Germano ... Ernesto
Alessandra Mastronardi ... Angela
Ricky Memphis ... Giacinto
Sergio Rubini ... Fabrizio Del Monte
Virginia Raffaele Virginia Raffaele ... Mara
Alessandro Haber Alessandro Haber ... Il Maestro
Francesca Antonelli Francesca Antonelli ... Agnese
Maurizio Battista Maurizio Battista ... Zio Alberto
Francesca d'Aloja Francesca d'Aloja ... Donna Giulia
Elena Di Cioccio Elena Di Cioccio ... Giuliana
Luis Molteni Luis Molteni ... Cocco
Ubaldo Pantani Ubaldo Pantani ... Il Toscano
Dalila Di Lazzaro ... Signora veneta
Massimo Wertmüller Massimo Wertmüller ... Ernesto's Father
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Francesca De Martini Francesca De Martini ... Ernesto's Mother
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The life of a sub-proletarian boy in Rome through the Seventies and Eighties, choosing his own path with his lifetimes friends and family.

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Comedy | Drama

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

14 November 2013 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Az ötödik kerék See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Fandango,Warner Bros.,Ogi Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Refreshing Look at Modern Values
24 September 2014 | by jdanaher-115-933891See all my reviews

When you sum up your life, what will be important. For many of us, we may discover that what we thought was important, isn't really, and what we took for granted, or overlooked, may be the real deal.

I thought this movie gave me that experience. It was fun watching the life of a man from childhood to senior citizen. He was growing up in post war Italy and he was affected by the politics and mores of his environment. He had highs and lows like all of us. But his realization at the end of the movie is something I will never forget because it was done with such power and contrast. I had as much of a catharsis as he did. And Alessandra Mastronardi was the perfect actress to bring out the powerful truth to all of us watching the movie.


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