Nuovo Cinema Paradiso (1988) [4-Disc Deluxe Edition]
Original Theatrical Version + Director's Cut + Original Soundtrack
A Film by Giuseppe Tornatore
2xDVD9 + 1xDVD5 + 1xCD | VIDEO_TS and CD Image (MDF+MDS) | PAL 1.85:1 and 1.66:1
Audio: Italian AC3 5.1/2.0 @ 448/192 Kbps | Subtitles: English | 01:58:02 and 02:47:31 | Total: 15,71 Gb
Genre: Drama | Won Oscar + 19 wins | Italy, France
Cinema Paradiso offers a nostalgic look at films and the effect they have on a young boy who grows up in and around the title village movie theater in this Italian comedy drama that is based on the life and times of screenwriter/director Giuseppe Tornatore. The story begins in the present as a Sicilian mother pines for her estranged son, Salvatore, who left many years ago and has since become a prominent Roman film director who has taken the advice of his mentor too literally. He finally returns to his home village to attend the funeral of the town's former film projectionist, Alfredo, and, in so doing, embarks upon a journey into his boyhood just after WWII when he became the man's official son…..