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Che? (1972)

R | | Comedy | 3 October 1973 (USA)
A young American woman (Sydne Rome) traveling through Italy finds herself in a strange Mediterranean villa where nothing seems right. Her visit becomes an absurd, decadent, oversexed ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Alex
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Nancy
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Joseph Noblart
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Giovanni
Guido Alberti ...
Priest
Henning Schlüter ...
Catone (as Henning Schlueter)
Gianfranco Piacentini ...
Tony
Christiane Barry ...
Dresser
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German #2
Elisabeth Witte ...
Nurse
Mogens von Gadow ...
German #1 (as Mogen von Gadow)
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Young Oaf #1 in Car
Luigi Bonos ...
Painter
Livio Galassi
Carla Mancini
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A young American woman (Sydne Rome) traveling through Italy finds herself in a strange Mediterranean villa where nothing seems right. Her visit becomes an absurd, decadent, oversexed version of "Alice in Wonderland", with Marcello Mastroianni as the maddest of mad hatters and Roman Polanski a kinky March hare. Written by Dan Navarro <daneldorado@yahoo.com>

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The kinkiest caper of the year!

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Comedy

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Release Date:

3 October 1973 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Diary of Forbidden Dreams  »

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Gross USA:

$64, 9 October 1973
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(Westrex Recording System)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 61462 delivered on 5-12-1972. See more »

Goofs

Nancy's hands are well manicured throughout the movie, but quite ordinary during close-ups, when she's supposedly playing the piano. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Memories of a Young Pianist (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

String Quartet Death and the Maiden
By Franz Schubert
Arranged by Claudio Gizzi
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WHAT it is to me?

Nicely drawn! This film truly is one of my all-time favourites. Years ago I lost my VHS, but last week found the movie on DVD in Spain. For a Milo Manara fan, like myself, this film should do the trick. With all it's weaknesses this film is a masterpiece in capturing some of the most hope-to-part-of -dream sequences I can come up with.

Here Polanski is on a playful mood, which most certainly resonates with me. Nudity is no pornography. Occasional nose up the snatch, ain't pornography either. At least in northern parts of Europe. It's connecting people - like Nokia says.

Excellent, if you please..


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