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Palombella Rossa (1989)





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This humorous Italian movie tells a semi-autobiographical story from writer/producer/director/lead actor Nanni Moretti which combines the action in a rousing water polo championship game with the efforts of the team's amnesiac star player to remember his past. In particular, he wants to remember why he is a communist.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Art House & International, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Nanni Moretti
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jan 26, 1994
Wellspring Media Inc.


Nanni Moretti
as Michele Apicella
Silvio Orlando
as Coach of 'Rari Nante...
Alfonso Santagata
as Tiresome guy #1
Asia Argento
as Valentina
Remo Remotti
as Alter ego of coach
Luisanna Pandolfi
as Michele's mother
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All Critics (5) | Top Critics (3)

[A] wildly funny and daringly loopy self-questioning regarding identity and political progress.

Full Review… | March 26, 2012
New Yorker
Top Critic

Full Review… | August 30, 2004
New York Times
Top Critic

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

A silly slapstick satirical political riff on the uncertain state of the Italian communist party.

Full Review… | January 5, 2004
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

July 31, 2005

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