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The Place (2017)

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The fates of an apparently random group of strangers who each come into contact with a mysterious figure who they believe possesses the power to grant any wish, in return for which they must carry out a task he assigns them.

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Paolo Genovese

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Christopher Kubasik (original story), Paolo Genovese (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Valerio Mastandrea ... L'uomo
Marco Giallini ... Ettore
Alessandro Borghi ... Fulvio
Silvio Muccino ... Alex
Alba Rohrwacher ... Suor Chiara
Vittoria Puccini ... Azzurra
Sabrina Ferilli ... Angela
Silvia D'Amico ... Martina
Rocco Papaleo Rocco Papaleo ... Odoacre
Giulia Lazzarini Giulia Lazzarini ... Marcella
Vinicio Marchioni ... Gigi
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Andrea Iaia ... Tullio
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The fates of an apparently random group of strangers who each come into contact with a mysterious figure who they believe possesses the power to grant any wish, in return for which they must carry out a task he assigns them.

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How far are you willing to go for your desires?


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Official Sites:

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

9 November 2017 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Los oportunistas See more »

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"Protect me from what I want" - Jenny Holzer's bright light sign over Times Square, NYC, was suggested by Swedish film critic Kerstin Gezelius as an alternative title to the film. See more »

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Remake of The Booth at the End (2011) See more »

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A movie that thinks too much of itself.
24 September 2018 | by camilocarrascobravoSee all my reviews

Some actors do improve the experience, but overall it's a presumptuous fiasco.


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