Cinema Paradiso (1988)

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  • Nuovo Cinema Paradiso Original Italian
  • New Paradise Cinema Alternative

Synopsis

Drama. Salvatore is ten years old when he saves Alfredo's life in a fire. When Alfredo is blinded Salvatore takes over his role as projectionist in the local cinema, thus beginning his lifelong commitment to and love of the movies.

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