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La Dolce Vita

'A landmark of cinematic social comment,' wrote one critic about Fellini's journey through a decadent Rome. Banned by the church in many countries, the sensationalism of the film often obscured its serious intent. 'La Dolce Vita' follows a society journalist (Marcello Mastroianni) through the nightmarish world in which emotions have been destroyed by surface realities, moral conventions and unresolved guilts.

Year: 1960
Genre: Alice's 500 Greatest Films, Italian Cinema, Classic Drama, Classic Comedy, Cannes - Palme d'Or, Best of the 1960s, Movies (1001 You Must See Before You Die), Classic Cinema, Film Festivals 2011
Country: Italy
Director: Federico Fellini
Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Anouk Aimee, Anita Ekberg
Duration: 175 Minutes
Rating: PG
Subtitles: Yes
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