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THE PAOLO SORRENTINO COLLECTIONPaolo Sorrentino is one of the most distinguished and stylish filmmakers to have emerged from Italian cinema in recent years.
Acclaimed for his visual flair and sharp editing, this DVD set showcases his best work.
- A riveting tale of political intrigue and organised crime, based on the extraordinary and controversial life of former Italian Prime Minister Giulio Andreotti (Toni Servillo, Gomorrah), whose long career was dogged by persistent accusations of Mafia underworld connections and state terror.
(Italy 2008/114 mins. approx.)
THE FAMILY FRIEND
- Sorrentino's effortlessly stylish, blackly comic and suspense-filled drama centres on a sleazy and mis-
anthropic small-time loan shark, who becomes obsessed by the stunningly beautiful daughter of one of his clients...
(Italy 2006/96 mins. approx.)
THE CONSEQUENCES OF LOVE
- This tightly plotted, stylishly executed and gripping psychological thriller, probes the dark and terrible secred harboured by a mysterious middle-aged loner (Toni Servillo)...
(Italy 2004/104 minutes)
ONE MAN UP
- Sorrentino's assured debut feature about the dark side of fame charts the fall from grace of two public figures - a rock star and a football hero - who lead separate yet strangely parallel lives...
(Italy 2001/90 mins. approx.)