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Respiro Emanuele Crialese's summery drama sighs a bit too poetically about the romance of mental illness. Valeria Golino, shimmery as a mermaid, plays Grazia,...RespiroDrama, Foreign LanguagePT95MPG-13 Emanuele Crialese's summery drama sighs a bit too poetically about the romance of mental illness. Valeria Golino, shimmery as a mermaid, plays Grazia,...2003-06-06Sony Pictures Classics
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Respiro

Genre: Drama, Foreign Language; Starring: Vincenzo Amato, Valeria Golino; Director: Emanuele Crialese; Author: Emanuele Crialese; Runtime (in minutes): 95; MPAA Rating: PG-13; Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics

Emanuele Crialese’s summery drama sighs a bit too poetically about the romance of mental illness. Valeria Golino, shimmery as a mermaid, plays Grazia, an earthy, free-spirited Italian fisherman’s wife who’s frequently so seriously crazy that her family and friends don’t know whether to admire her sexy follia or send her away for psychiatric treatment.

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