Maledetto il giorno che t'ho incontrato

Maledetto il giorno che t'ho incontrato (Damned the Day I Met You) is a 1992 Italian romantic comedy film directed by Carlo Verdone.[1][2][3] The film won five David di Donatello Awards, for best screenplay, best actor, best cinematography, best editing and best supporting actress (Elisabetta Pozzi).[4] For her performance Margherita Buy won the Ciak d'oro for best actress.[4]

Maledetto il giorno che t'ho incontrato
Maledetto il giorno che t'ho incontrato.jpg
Directed byCarlo Verdone
Produced byMario Cecchi Gori
Vittorio Cecchi Gori
Written byFrancesca Marciano
Carlo Verdone
StarringCarlo Verdone
Margherita Buy
Music byFabio Liberatori
CinematographyDanilo Desideri
Edited byAntonio Siciliano
Release date
  • 1992 (1992)
Running time
112 minutes
CountryItaly
LanguageItalian

PlotEdit

Bernardo is dumped by his girlfriend and begins a period of meetings with his psychologist. Although his career as a rock music critic begins to decline, and especially Bernardo, with his problems, does not know how to publish a book on the secrets of the singer Jimi Hendrix. In the meantime he knows the problematic and shy Camilla, who disrupts his life. After some bickering, the two travel to London to meet almost unknown people who believe knowing how to really the singer Hendrix died when he was found lifeless in his hotel. For Bernardo is a great opportunity because this interview will allow him to rebuild his career; but the interview that he does to an important customer, poorly fitted by his friend Camilla, is tragically recorded without audio!

CastEdit

ReceptionEdit

In its second week of release, the film reached number one at the Italian box office and remained there for two weeks.[5][6]

AwardsEdit

Awards
Award Category Recipients and nominees Result
59th David di Donatello Awards Best Film Carlo Verdone, Mario Cecchi Gori and Vittorio Cecchi Gori Nominated
Best Director Carlo Verdone Nominated
Best Script Carlo Verdone and Francesca Marciano Won
Best Actor Carlo Verdone Won
Best Actress Margherita Buy Nominated
Best Supporting Actor Giancarlo Dettori Nominated
Best Supporting Actress Elisabetta Pozzi Won
Best Cinematography Danilo Desideri Won
Best Editing Antonio Siciliano Won
32nd Globi d'oro Best Film Carlo Verdone Nominated
Best Script Carlo Verdone and Francesca Marciano Nominated
Best Actor Carlo Verdone Won
Best Actress Margherita Buy Won
Best Cinematography Danilo Desideri Nominated
7th Ciak d'oro Best Actress Margherita Buy Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Paolo Mereghetti. Il Mereghetti. B.C. Dalai Editore, 2010. ISBN 88-6073-626-9.
  2. ^ Roberto Chiti; Enrico Lancia; Roberto Poppi. Dizionario del cinema italiano: I Film. Gremese Editore, 2002. ISBN 8884401372.
  3. ^ Enrico Magrelli (2010). Carlo Verdone: l'insostenibile leggerezza della malinconia. Besa, 2010. ISBN 978-8849706925.
  4. ^ a b Enrico Lancia (1998). I premi del cinema. Gremese Editore, 1998. ISBN 8877422211.
  5. ^ "International box office". Variety. 17 February 1992. p. 46.
  6. ^ "International box office". Variety. 24 February 1992. p. 89.

External linksEdit