Vincere


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Release Date: March 19, 2010Running Time: 128 mins.
MPAA Rating: NoneBox Office: $615,278.00
Genre: Adaptation, Biopic, Drama, Foreign, Historical, Period

Cast:
Giovanna Mezzogiorno
Filippo Timi
Fausto Russo Alesi
Michela Cescon

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Summary:
There is a secret in the life of Mussolini: a wife, Ida and a son, Benito Albino, who was born, acknowledged and then denied. When Ida meets Mussolini in Milan, he is an ardent Socialist who intends to guide the masses towards an anti-clerical, antimonarchical, socially emancipated future. Ida already had a fleeting encounter with him in Trento and remained thunderstruck. Ida truly believes in him and his ideas. In order to finance the newspaper he has founded and the nucleus of the forthcoming Fascist Party, Ida sells everything she has. When the First World War erupts, Benito Mussolini enrolls in the Army and disappears. When Ida finds him again in a military hospital, he is tended to by R... Full Summary >>