Welcome to our blog where we take a look at some of the most captivating and thought-provoking films of all time. In this post, we will explore the magical journey of “The NeverEnding Story”, the surreal reality of “The Truman Show”, the raw and intense storytelling of “Tales of Ordinary Madness”, the gripping crime drama of “Romanzo Criminale”, and the iconic portrayal of female empowerment in “Sex and the City”. Each of these films offers a unique perspective on the human experience, and we can’t wait to dive in and explore their themes, characters, and messages in greater detail.
The NeverEnding Story (1984)
Children’s film, Adventure, Fantasy
Masterpiece that entered the history of cinema that tells the extraordinary adventure of Bastian, a reserved and bullied boy who finds himself inside a book, The Neverending Story, which tells of the kingdom of Fantàsia threatened by Nothing while the Infanta Empress, sovereign of the kingdom, is terribly ill and only a hero can save her from certain death. To come forward is the young Atreyu.
The Truman Show (1998)
Science fiction, Comedy drama, Fantasy
Truman Burbank lives his tidy everyday life until he discovers that the first thirty years of his life were nothing more than a set-up. He is the protagonist of a reality show that follows him day and night from his birth. Thus he begins to want to escape.
Tales of Ordinary Madness (1981)
William Foster is in Los Angeles stuck in a gigantic traffic jam and it’s hot, too hot. He leaves the car and gets out to call his ex-wife. Too bad a falling out with the owner of a dragstore drives him crazy. From that moment he beats and kills anyone who comes within range.
Romanzo Criminale (2005)
Crime Fiction, Drama
Directed by Michele Placido and based on the homonymous novel, Romanzo criminale needs little introduction. The story is inspired by the events of the Magliana gang, a name attributed by Italian journalism to what is considered the most powerful criminal organization that has ever operated in Rome.
Sex and the City (2008)
Romantic comedy, Romance, Drama
The friendship that binds Carrie, Charlotte, Miranda and Samantha has gone beyond the TV series and has turned into two films, in which now that they have (apparently) achieved everything they wanted, they find themselves at colliding with the problems that reality continues to propose to them anyway. The solution? A vacation with friends in Abu Dhabi.
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