The Great Beauty

Italy (2013), 🕒 141 min
Coming up with original ways to describe multiple works within one same month/week/issue can be hard. On top of that, reviews need to be interesting in addition to informative. Test 1,2,3… Koala review

  • Koalometer 76,5% 76,5%
  • Easy to watch 93% 93%

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One of Sorrentino’s inspirations for this movie was Flaubert’s famous statement that he intended to write a novel about nothing. Sorrentino stated, “By ‘nothing’ he meant the rumors and gossip >>

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the thousand ways we have of wasting time, the things that irritate us or delight us but that are so short-lived that they make us doubt the meaning of life. That ‘nothing’ makes up many people’s entire lives.”

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Included among the “1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die”, edited by Steven Schneider.

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The character of Talia Concept is an obvious reference to artist Marina Abramovic.
PLOT
Jep Gambardella has seduced his way through the lavish nightlife of Rome for decades, but after his 65th birthday and a shock from the past, Jep looks past the nightclubs and parties to find a timeless landscape of absurd, exquisite beauty.
CAST

Paolo Sorrentino

Director

Toni Servillo

Jep Gambardella

Carlo Verdone

Romano

Sabrina Ferilli

Ramona

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