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Saturn in Opposition (2007)

Saturno contro (original title)
Unrated | | Drama, Romance | 23 February 2007 (Italy)
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Long-time friends: Davide, a successful novelist, lives with Lorenzo, who's everyone's favorite; Antonio and Angelique, married with two children; Neval, a voluble Turk, and her compliant ... See full summary »

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Ferzan Ozpetek
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Stefano Accorsi ... Antonio Pontesilli
Margherita Buy ... Angelica Pontesilli
Pierfrancesco Favino ... Davide
Serra Yilmaz Serra Yilmaz ... Neval
Ennio Fantastichini Ennio Fantastichini ... Sergio
Ambra Angiolini ... Roberta
Luca Argentero ... Lorenzo Marchetti
Filippo Timi ... Roberto
Michelangelo Tommaso ... Paolo
Milena Vukotic ... Marta, la Capoinfermiera
Luigi Diberti ... Vittorio
Lunetta Savino Lunetta Savino ... Minnie
Isabella Ferrari ... Laura
Benedetta Gargari Benedetta Gargari ... Giulia
Gabriele Paolino Gabriele Paolino ... Marco
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Long-time friends: Davide, a successful novelist, lives with Lorenzo, who's everyone's favorite; Antonio and Angelique, married with two children; Neval, a voluble Turk, and her compliant husband; Sergio, an aging gay man; and, Roberta, beautiful, heavily into drugs. They have secrets: an affair, a business venture. Then, tragedy strikes, and the group pulls together for one of their own, who may not want their intersession. Are there limits to the power of friendship? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Drama | Romance

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Italy | France | Turkey

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Italian | English

Release Date:

23 February 2007 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Saturn in Opposition See more »

Filming Locations:

Rome, Lazio, Italy

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€5,500,000 (estimated)
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a circle
21 May 2016 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

few friends. different- commune stories. and the death. a film who seduce for the wise manner to present the fragility. for the perspective about friendship and love. and the broke of a circle. the sophisticated air, the status of pieces of a construction who becomes each a individuality , the looks, the touches, the tears, the shadows who covers, step by step, a kind of Paradise does Saturn in Oppposition special. not remarkable. only example of high craft of a real good director who explores, in smart manner, contemporary world from different sides, with profound delicacy. a film about need to escape from yourself, certitudes, the importance of refuge and the other. touching, bitter, seductive. almost strange.


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