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A Hero... in Rome (2006)

Enas iroas... sti Romi (original title)
A Hero... in Rome is a road movie about a man who dares to make his dream to reality. He goes to Rome to see his idol in the world of opera. Instead of joy, he falls victim to a theft that ... See full summary »

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Panos Angelopoulos
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Cast

Credited cast:
Giuseppe Sulfaro ... Hero
Marilita Lambropoulou ... American girl
Daniele Favilli ... Giacomo
Barbara Tabita ... Claudia
Mingo De Pasquale Mingo De Pasquale ... Taxi driver
Paschalis Tsarouhas Paschalis Tsarouhas ... Fridge truck driver
Stéphanie Capetanidés Stéphanie Capetanidés ... Hero's sister (as Stefani Kapetanidi)
Yannis Zouganelis ... Tour guide
Thalia Argyriou ... Hariklia
Maurizio Nicolosi Maurizio Nicolosi ... Mario
Maria Pia Autorino Maria Pia Autorino ... Mario's wife
Eva Kaili Eva Kaili ... Newscaster
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Anna Iris ... Passenger (as Anna Agathonikiadou)
Niki Kartsona Niki Kartsona
Sophia Kominea Sophia Kominea
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Storyline

A Hero... in Rome is a road movie about a man who dares to make his dream to reality. He goes to Rome to see his idol in the world of opera. Instead of joy, he falls victim to a theft that changes and upsets everything in his life. A series of tragicomic situations follow. The bittersweet experience of a journey. Loneliness and the quest. Nostalgia for tender innocence. An extreme event mars his return to Greece and so he becomes the hero of the day for the media. But deep inside his soul, what was this trip for him? Written by Anonymous

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A voyage... A dream... An adventure.

Genres:

Comedy

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Italy | Greece

Language:

Italian | Greek

Release Date:

March 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Greece See more »

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Budget:

€950,000 (estimated)
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Production Co:

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Soundtracks

Ti einai to taxidi
Performed by Eleni Tsaligopoulou
Music by Jannos Eolou
Lyrics by Nikos Moraitis
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