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Couples in trouble cross paths in this bittersweet comedy.


Fausto Brizzi


Fausto Brizzi (screenplay), Massimiliano Bruno (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Claudia Gerini ... Elisa
Flavio Insinna Flavio Insinna ... Don Lorenzo
Silvio Orlando ... Luca
Nancy Brilli Nancy Brilli ... Caterina
Gianmarco Tognazzi Gianmarco Tognazzi ... Corrado
Fabio De Luigi Fabio De Luigi ... Paolo
Alessandro Gassmann ... Davide (as Alessandro Gassman)
Claudio Bisio Claudio Bisio ... Sergio
Vincenzo Salemme Vincenzo Salemme ... Filippo
Nathalie Rapti Gomez ... Noemi
Elena Sofia Ricci ... Michela
Carla Signoris Carla Signoris ... Loredana
Cristiana Capotondi ... Giulia
Giorgia Wurth Giorgia Wurth ... Roberta (as Giorgia Würth)
Martina Pinto Martina Pinto ... Valentina


Couples in trouble cross paths in this bittersweet comedy.

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Comedy | Romance


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Release Date:

6 February 2009 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Many Kisses Later See more »

Filming Locations:

France See more »


Box Office


EUR10,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Italian censorship visa # 102373 delivered on 4-2-2009. See more »


Followed by Ex - Amici come prima! (2011) See more »


Written by Biagio Antonacci
Courtesy of Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Italy)
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Best film we've seen in a year--everything works!
26 April 2010 | by rbischoffSee all my reviews

Just saw this movie Saturday night at an Italian film festival. It came out in Feb. 2009 and was nominated for and won several awards. There are numerous interwoven stories, with a talented cast of veteran actors who are perfectly chosen for their parts. Filled with episodes of both roll-on-the-floor hilarity and tears-in-the-eyes poignancy. Best movie of any kind, in any language, that we've seen in the last couple of years. If only it were easier to rent (from Netflix, Blockbuster, etc.) or in general distribution in U.S. theaters! The only way to get a copy that I can find is on Amazon--at $30+ for Region 2 (Europe) DVD! The soundtrack is terrific, too. All in all, a perfectly put together movie. Not sure why the 312 IMDb.com ratings thus far average only 6.3...

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