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Dogman (2018)

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Marcello, a small and gentle dog groomer, finds himself involved in a dangerous relationship of subjugation with Simone, a former violent boxer who terrorizes the entire neighborhood. In an... See full summary »

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Matteo Garrone

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Ugo Chiti (story), Matteo Garrone (story) | 8 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marcello Fonte ... Marcello
Edoardo Pesce Edoardo Pesce ... Simoncino
Nunzia Schiano Nunzia Schiano ... Madre Simoncino
Adamo Dionisi ... Franco
Francesco Acquaroli Francesco Acquaroli ... Proprietario Videolottery
Gianluca Gobbi Gianluca Gobbi ... Proprietario Ristorante
Alida Baldari Calabria Alida Baldari Calabria ... Alida
Laura Pizzirani Laura Pizzirani ... Madre Alida
Giancarlo Porcacchia Giancarlo Porcacchia ... Gasparone
Aniello Arena ... Ispettore Polizia
Mirko Frezza ... Pusher
Marco Perfetti Marco Perfetti ... Pusher 2
Vittorio Russo Vittorio Russo ... Commerciante
Gennaro Iannone Gennaro Iannone ... Commerciante
Emanuele Barbalonga Emanuele Barbalonga ... Padrone Cane
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Storyline

Marcello, a small and gentle dog groomer, finds himself involved in a dangerous relationship of subjugation with Simone, a former violent boxer who terrorizes the entire neighborhood. In an effort to reaffirm his dignity, Marcello will submit to an unexpected act of vengeance.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

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Language:

Italian

Release Date:

12 April 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dog-man See more »

Filming Locations:

Rome, Lazio, Italy See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

€566,442 (Italy), 20 May 2018, Limited Release
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Director Matteo Garone pushed Marcello Fonte to drink whiskey before performing some scenes, so that he can be more easily in the mood of the character he played in. See more »

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Right at the beginning of the movie (at about 1:45+), someone's arse can be seen behind the pit bull box. See more »

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Too burdensome
15 December 2018 | by akprodromouSee all my reviews

Good script (albeit with some narration jumps) production and perfomances but absurdly dramatic to the point that it becomes exhausting.


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