Cosmonauta (2009) - Rotten Tomatoes

Cosmonauta (2009)





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Set in the late '50s to early '60s, when the space war between the Soviet Union and United States was fiercely going on, a fifteen-year-old member of the communist party, Luciana, develops her ideals while living with her stepfather, and among male chauvinists in a communist group in Rome. Her only friend is her brother Arturo, who dreams of going to space but is unable to do so due to his epilepsy.


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Critic Reviews for Cosmonauta

All Critics (4) | Top Critics (1)

It's a slight, charming, thoughtful movie; one that can be recommended to fallen idealists of every persuasion.

March 18, 2011 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…

Cosmonaut is a slice-of-life film from a time and place now lost.

March 18, 2011 | Rating: 3.5/5

A wry, sensitive coming-of-age comedy set against a very specific historical backdrop.

March 18, 2011 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Has its charms, including an enticing, Almodóvarian palette.

March 16, 2011 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Cosmonauta

An amusing tale of growing a Soviet supporter in cold war Italy. Genuinely funny and touching.

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