A Stroke of Luck

A Stroke of Luck
Two men with virtually nothing in common end up as room-mates in hospital. They strike up a close and trusting friendship while they also deal with ill-health and the looming potential of their own mortality. In Italian language with English subtitles.

111 minutes.
No persons under 16 (Language, Sex, Nudity).
Comedy, Drama, On the art circuit
I never thought being sick could be so much fun!
I never thought being sick could be so much fun!


Kim Rossi stuart, Antonio Albanese, Micaela Ramazzotto, Francesca Inaudi, Chiara Noschese
Francesca Archibugi
ScreenplayFrancesca Archibugi, Guido Iuculano, from the novel by Umberto Contarello
MusicBattista Lena
CinematographyFabio Zamarion
EditingPatrizio Marone
Sound formatsDolby Digital, Sony Dynamic Digital Sound, DTS
Made in2009
Produced byCattleya, Rai Cinema, Cinemello, MiBAC

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

LanguageModerate to strong, fairly infrequent
NudityBrief lingering frontal nudity, titillating, breasts and pubic area
SexModerate sex references, implied masturbation, brief sex with suggestive sounds
ViolenceMild gang violence, infrequent, beatings
BlasphemyMild, infrequent
Drug abuseSome smoking and drug references
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Scale (Max)20

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