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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Aniello Arena
Nando Paone
Loredana Simioli
Directors
Matteo Garrone
Screenwriters
Matteo Garrone
Ugo Chiti
Maurizio Braucci
Massimo Gaudioso
Running Time
116 minutes

Reality
Cheery Gamorrah follow-up


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Plot
Toiling fishmonger Luciano (Aniello Arena) dreams of celebrity and riches. When a reality TV show rolls into town, he has the chance to realise his ambitions, but at what cost?


Verdict
As a satire on the seduction by media and our infatuation with celebrity, it's hardly The Truman Show, but Garrone’s Gomorrah follow-up is wry and witty. Plenty of fun.


Reviewed by Simon Crook

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