Hardboiled Egg (Ovosodo) (1997)

Hardboiled Egg (Ovosodo)





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In this bittersweet coming-of-age comedy, seven-year-old Piero (Matteo Campus) lives in Livorno, a city along the coast of Tuscany, in a low-rent shantytown the locals call "Ovosodo" (which literally translates as "hard boiled eggs"). Piero is forced to grow up at an early age after the death of his mother, leaving his father to raise him and his mentally challenged brother on his own. As Piero turns 13 (now played by Malcolm Lunghi), his dad -- a second rate criminal with no gift for staying … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Art House & International, Comedy
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Written By: Francesco Bruni, Furio Scarpelli
In Theaters:
Cecchi Gori Group

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