(1963)

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8½ (1963) Poster

A harried movie director retreats into his memories and fantasies.


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  • Federico Fellini and Marcello Mastroianni in 8½ (1963)
  • Claudia Cardinale in 8½ (1963)
  • Marcello Mastroianni and Eddra Gale in 8½ (1963)
  • Marcello Mastroianni and Anouk Aimée in 8½ (1963)
  • Marcello Mastroianni in 8½ (1963)

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Cast & Crew

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Director:

Federico Fellini

Writers:

Federico Fellini (story), Ennio Flaiano (story), Federico Fellini (screenplay), Tullio Pinelli (screenplay), Ennio Flaiano (screenplay), Brunello Rondi (screenplay)

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Trivia

Federico Fellini was well-known for working without a stable, finished screenplay. At one point during pre-production, he had completely forgot what his next work would have been about, his original idea had completely gone. While he was set to communicate to the ... ...


Quotes

Guido: Enough of symbolism and these escapist themes of purity and innocence.


Goofs

When Guido and Claudia go out for their drive, they stop near some springs. Guido exits the passenger side of the car (off camera); we hear the door open and close. But when Claudia, who was driving, steps out moments later (also off camera), we never hear her door open or close.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Drama

Details

Release Date:

25 June 1963

Language

Italian, French, English, German


Country of Origin

Italy, France

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$11,947 (USA) (11 April 1999)

Gross:

$50,690 (USA) (25 April 1999)

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