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Where the Night Begins

Original title
Dove comincia la notte
Running time
94 min.
Italy Italy
Pupi Avati
Stefano Caprioli
Pasquale Rachini
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Duea Film / Filmauro / Rai Uno Radiotelevisione
Horror | Giallo
Synopsis / Plot
This film tells the story about a young man, Irving, who returns to the house where he grew up - just after the death of his father, whose reputation got destroyed by the suicide of a young woman he had an affair with. Irving left his small-town home a long time ago, after breaking off relations with his father, who was capable of all kinds of wrongdoing. In particular, Irving's old man got a girl pregnant and didn't even begin to do the right thing by her. Now that the old coot is dead and he is the sole heir, Irving has come back to town determined to right past wrongs, and see to it that the girl's family benefits from his legacy. The young man soon gets obsessed by the house and the past of his dad...
1991: David di Donatello Awards: Best New Director
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