Illuminata (1998)

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It's the start of the 20th century, and Tuccio, resident playwright of a theatre repertory company offers the owners of the company his new play, "Illuminata". They reject it, saying it's ... See full summary »


  • John Turturro in Illuminata (1998)
  • Christopher Walken in Illuminata (1998)
  • John Turturro in Illuminata (1998)
  • Beverly D'Angelo and Donal McCann in Illuminata (1998)
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Did You Know?


Cinematographer Harris Savides (1957-2012) has an uncredited part as a theatre patron who walks up to John Turturro's character Tuccio, the resident playwright of the theatre, and says to him: "Did you see the play? I hated it.".


Bevalaqua: He was so young and so untalented.


Plot Summary


Drama | Romance


Release Date:

1 May 1999



Country of Origin

Spain, USA, Japan

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$53,264 (USA) (8 August 1999)


$836,641 (USA) (14 November 1999)

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