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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

Writers:

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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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

9 November 2017 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Los oportunistas See more »

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€1,672,032 (Italy), 12 November 2017, Limited Release
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2.35 : 1
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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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Written by Mogol, Jimmy Crane and Al Jacobs
Performed by Fausto Leali
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When 2 geniuses meet
24 March 2018 | by hannynorbertSee all my reviews

This movie is simply perfect, thanks to the 2 geniuses who cooperated: the writer, Christopher Kubasik, and the director, Paolo Genovese. The story of Kubasik is absolutely original, and I think Genovese did a fantastic job as a director. The actors are awsome, the pace, the dialogs, the editing, the atmosphere are flawless. This is a must see.


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