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Set in Bertolucci's ancestral region of Emilia, the film chronicles the lives of two men during the political turmoils that took place in Italy in the first half on the 20th century.

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Directed by

Bernardo Bertolucci

Written by

Bernardo Bertolucci (Writer)
Franco Arcalli (Writer)
Giuseppe Bertolucci (Writer)

Runtime

317 minutes

Country

Italy, Germany, France

Language

Italian

Tagline

From the cradle to the grave - victims of history and change!

Cast

Keywords

italy epic death resistance execution communism fascism catholicism

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Lists

#392 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?