La grande bellezza
Toni Servillo, Carlo Verdone, Sabrina Ferilli, Isabella Ferrari, Giorgio Pasotti, Luca Marinelli, Carlo Buccirosso, Pamela Villoresi, Galatea Ranzi, Iaia Forte, Ivan Franek, Roberto Herlitzka, Massimo Popolizio, Massimo De Francovich, Franco Graziosi, Sonia Gessner, Dario Cantarelli, Anita Kravos, Luciano Virgilio, Giulio Brogi, Serena Grandi, Pasquale Petrolo aka Lillo, Piero Gimondo, Fanny Ardant, Giorgia Ferrero, Anna Della Rosa, Giusi Merli, Stefano Fregni, Vernon Dobtcheff, Giovanna Vignola
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Indifferent and seductive, Rome offers itself up to the astonished eyes of tourists; it is summer and the city shines with a beauty that is
elusive and definitive.
Jep Gambardella is 65 and his character emanates a charm that time has not ravaged. He is a successful journalist who flits between culture and the high life in a Rome that never ceases being a sanctuary of wonder and greatness.
Behind the decadence and decay of reality, the city continues to preserve a hidden and sometimes desperate beauty.