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Film of the week: Loro satirises Silvio Berlusconi and his critics

Paolo Sorrentino's new film has a more classical dramatic arc than his previous political biopic Il divo, and Toni Servillo's prime minister is perhaps surprisingly sympathetic, writes Henry K. Miller.
Henry K Miller
Friday 19 April 2019

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