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Quo Vadis, Baby? (2005)

A private detective investigates her sister's suicide 16 years earlier.

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Cast

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Angela Baraldi ...
Giorgia Cantini
Gigio Alberti ...
Andrea Berti
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Ada Cantini
Andrea Renzi ...
Commissario Bruni
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Lucio
Alessandra D'Elia ...
Anna Loy
Stella Vordemann ...
La madre
Luigi Maria Burruano ...
Il capitano
Gennaro Diana ...
Giulio (as Rino Diana)
Daphne Fabbri ...
Ada piccola
Giovanni Gatti ...
Mel
Ewa Krawczuk ...
Signora Comolli
Ferdinando Maddaloni ...
Padre anni '70
Ylenia Malti ...
Ragazza #1
Fabio Maltoni ...
Amante Comolli
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A private detective investigates her sister's suicide 16 years earlier.

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27 May 2005 (Italy)  »

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$331,804 (Europe) (27 May 2005)
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Title was based on a line from Last Tango in Paris (1972). See more »

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References Big Deal on Madonna Street (1958) See more »

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Impressioni di settembre
Written by Mauro Pagani, Franco Mussida, Mogol
Performed by Ezio Bosso and Angela Baraldi
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12 December 2008 | by (Argentina) – See all my reviews

Just yesterday I saw "Io non ho paura", from this Italian director (Salvatores), and I wrote a commentary saying that it was one of the best movies I've ever seen.

That's why today I picked up another movie from the same director, "Quo Vadis Baby", but this time I'm afraid I must say this one is one of the worse movies I've ever saw.

Why this dichotomy from one and the same man? Making movies is a very difficult task. Nobody makes a movie thinking that he/she is making a bad movie of course. One thinks that the new movie will be the best ever.

But in the way something goes awry --nobody knows exactly what-- and the picture is ruined. Like making a soufflé. Hit or miss. Well, more was lost (from the Spanish point of view, of course) with the Cuban war --Spain versus USA back in the 19th century--, but in this particular case, I lost a couple of precious hours that will never recoup again.

All the ingredients were there, good actors, good camera work, good everything --good direction!!-- but the patient was dead.

But I wont give up! no siree..., they have another three titles by this director at the Dante Alighieri Mediateca here in Buenos Aires, and I will see them all, no matter what.

Maybe one of the other titles is as good as "Io non ho paura" and that will be worth the effort.

See this movie anyhow, it induces a very pleasant dozing effect.


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