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Dalida (2016)

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Based on the true story of acclaimed music icon "Dalida" born in Cairo, who gained celebrity in the 50s, singing in French, Spanish, Arabic, Hebrew, German, Italian, playing in awarded ... See full summary »

Director:

Lisa Azuelos

Writers:

Catherine Rihoit (book), Orlando (book) | 3 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sveva Alviti ... Dalida
Riccardo Scamarcio ... Orlando
Jean-Paul Rouve ... Lucien Morisse
Niels Schneider ... Jean Sobieski
Alessandro Borghi ... Luigi Tenco
Nicolas Duvauchelle ... Richard Chanfray
Valentina Carli Valentina Carli ... Rosy Gigliotti
Patrick Timsit Patrick Timsit ... Bruno Coquatrix
Vincent Perez ... Eddie Barclay
Laurent Bateau Laurent Bateau ... Le Psy
Brenno Placido Brenno Placido ... Lucio Sanieri
Ercole Alviti Ercole Alviti ... Garde du corps 1
Philippe Blondelle Philippe Blondelle ... Ami Dalida 1
F. Haydee Borelli F. Haydee Borelli ... Giuseppina Gigliotti (as Haydee Borelli)
Marieke Bouillette Marieke Bouillette ... Chanteuse cabaret Drap d'Or
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Based on the true story of acclaimed music icon "Dalida" born in Cairo, who gained celebrity in the 50s, singing in French, Spanish, Arabic, Hebrew, German, Italian, playing in awarded Youssef Chahine's picture "Le Sixième Jour", and who later committed suicide in 1987 in Paris, after selling more than 130 million records worldwide Written by Lisa Azuelos

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Genres:

Biography | Drama | Music

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Dalida was already portrayed in mini series "Dalida" (2005) by Sabrina Ferilli. See more »

Goofs

The use of lip-syncing during the singing scenes is obvious throughout the movie. See more »

Connections

References Al-yawm al-Sadis (1986) See more »

Soundtracks

Il Venait d'Avoir 18 ans
Music by Pascal Auriat and Jean Bouchéty
Lyrics by Pascal Sevran and Serge Lebrail
Performed by Dalida
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User Reviews

 
Beautiful!
28 October 2018 | by lolipop_bigSee all my reviews

I live in USA, and I'm Iranian. Never heard of this person. Very nice movie. But sad. I think it was pretty accurate when I read about her life on the Internet actually. Great act and story...


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Country:

France

Language:

French | Italian | English | Arabic

Release Date:

1 September 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dalida See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

EUR15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,170, 4 September 2017

Gross USA:

$3,465

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,623,134
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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