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Pavarotti (2019)

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Life, works and achievements of opera legend Luciano Pavarotti.

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Ron Howard

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Cassidy Hartmann (consulting writer), Mark Monroe
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Luciano Pavarotti ... Self (archive footage)
Andrea Griminelli Andrea Griminelli ... Self
Nicoletta Mantovani Nicoletta Mantovani ... Self
Plácido Domingo ... Self
Angela Gheorghiu ... Self
Carol Vaness Carol Vaness ... Self
Vittorio Grigòlo Vittorio Grigòlo ... Self (as Vittorio Grigolo)
Madelyn Renée Monti Madelyn Renée Monti ... Self (as Madelyn Renée)
Zubin Mehta ... Self
Adua Veroni Adua Veroni ... Self
Lorenza Pavarotti Lorenza Pavarotti ... Self
Giuliana Pavarotti Giuliana Pavarotti ... Self
Cristina Pavarotti Cristina Pavarotti ... Self
Anne Midgette Anne Midgette ... Self
Terri Robson Terri Robson ... Self

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Born in 1935 in Modena in the worker-class family of a father baker and a mother who worked in a cigar factory, Luciano Pavarotti felt since his childhood the passion by opera due to his father, an amateur tenor. Blessed with a powerful voice and student of the most important Italy's opera teachers of those times, soon the name of Pavarotti turned in a reference of the genre, giving some of the most remembered live performances in the most important theaters across the world, meeting with politicians and world leaders as well as rock and pop singers to bring concerts for humanitarian causes, over-passing any limit when he was part of The Three Tenors with the too opera singers José Carreras and Plácido Domingo. Using archive footage, unreleased material from home videos and photos, and interviewing his closest friends and his family, legendary director Ron Howard reviews the professional carrier of the man who achieved turn opera in a mass phenomenon as never before at the same time ... Written by Chockys

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Rated PG-13 for brief strong language and a war related image | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The Pavarotti International Voice Competition, which Luciano founded in Philadelphia, launched the careers of countless opera singers, many of who are still performing. See more »

Goofs

Maestro Zubin Mehta is, on one occasion, credited during one of his talking head interviews as 'pianist'. See more »

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A journey worth taking
5 August 2019 | by aryassenSee all my reviews

I am not an opera fan (to put it mildly). I have always had respect for Pavarotti, but knew little about him. This movie takes the viewer on a journey, and the more I've been wathcing, the more I got sucked into the world of Pavarotti. It is long, but felt suprisingly short, and I kind of felt sad when it was over....though also felt that i have learnt a lot. It is an inspiring story, perhaps even more so because it is true...and it's not a pink-clouded nostalgic fairytale either: it shows the flaws and exposes the weeknesses of the man too, yet somehow these just made him all more likeable and more...human. I was in awe by the end of film, and was so glad that I've decided to give it a go (not being an opera fan and all): i think that is time very well spent, with lasting impressions and inspiration.


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Release Date:

30 December 2019 (USA) See more »

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Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$144,032, 9 June 2019

Gross USA:

$4,600,249

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,885,016
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