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The Double Hour Details

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Love and danger unexpectedly meet in this offbeat thriller with comic elements from Italian filmmaker Giuseppe Capotondi. Sonia (Ksenia Rappoport) is a young woman from Eastern Europe who has recently come to live in Turin and wants to find a boyfriend. With this in mind, she signs up for a speed-dating service, and among the men she meets is Guido (Filippo Timi), an ex-cop-turned-security guard who has been making the rounds of the singles scene for a while. Sonia likes Guido and he feels the same way about her, passing along his belief that when the hour and minute sides of the clock feature the same numbers, it's a sign of good luck and one can use the occasion to make a wish. However, Guido's luck takes a turn for the worse while Sonia visits the villa where he keeps watch -- a handful of burglars break in and Guido is shot during the altercation, leaving Sonia to make sense of what happened to make her way to safety. La Doppia Ora (aka The Double Hour) was an official selection at the 2009 Venice International Film Festival. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

  • Release date:April 15, 2011

Cast

Kseniya Rappoport
as Sonia
Filippo Timi
as Guido
Antonia Truppo
as Margherita
Gaetano Bruno
as Riccardo
Fausto Russo Alesi
as Bruno
Michele Di Mauro
as Dante
Lorenzo Gioielli
as Assistant Hotel Manager
Lidia Vitale
as Red Woman at Speed Date
Roberto Accornero
as Man at Speed Date
Lucia Poli
as Marisa
Giorgio Colangeli
as Old Priest
Chiara Nicola
as Suicidal Girl
Gilda Postiglione
as Doctor
Stefano Saccotelli
as Man at Speed Date
Stefano Sardo
as Robber #1

Crew

Giuseppe Capotondi
Director
Nicola Giuliano
Producer
Francesca Cima
Producer
Stefano Sardo
Screenwriter
Ludovica Rampoldi
Screenwriter
Alessandro Fabbri
Screenwriter
Tat Radcliffe
Cinematographer
Pasquale Catalano
Composer (Music Score)
Guido Notari
Editor
Nicola Giuliano
Executive Producer
Francesca Cima
Executive Producer
Fiorella Cicolini
Set Decorator
Alessandro Zanon
Sound/Sound Designer
Annamaria Sambucco
Casting
Stefano Benappi
Production Manager
Silvia Moraes
Sound Editor
Filippo Pichi
Production Coordinator
Giorgio Gregorini
Hair Styles
Davide Bertoni
Assistant Director
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