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Heaven (6-Feb-2002)

Director: Tom Tykwer

Writers: Krzysztof Kieslowski; Krzysztof Piesiewicz

Producers: Maria Köpf; Stefan Arndt; Frédérique Dumas

Keywords: Thriller

A British expatriate accused of murder in a revenge plot gone awry falls in love with a police translator.

Philippa, a British schoolteacher living and working in Italy, loses her husband and several of her students to product sold by area drug dealer Marco Vendice. Angered by what she sees as an unwillingness by local authorities to apprehend and prosecute Marco for his crimes, Philippa turns vigilante, detonating a bomb intended to harm him; the plan falls through, instead killing four innocent civilians and leaving her accused of murder. Filippo, a translator tasked with speaking to Philippa on behalf of the officers, falls in love with the young woman, helping her to escape as she stands determined as ever on Marco's revenge killing.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Cate Blanchett
14-May-1969   Galadriel in LOTR
Giovanni Ribisi
17-Dec-1974   Sky Captain's Dex Dearborn
Stefania Rocca
24-Apr-1971   Heaven


Cate Blanchett   ...   Philippa
Giovanni Ribisi   ...   Filippo
Remo Girone   ...   The Father
Mattia Sbragia   ...   Maggiore Pini
Alberto Di Stasio   ...   The Prosecutor
Stefano Santospago   ...   Mr. Vendice
Alessandro Sperduti   ...   Ariel
Giovanni Vettorazzo   ...   The Inspector
Gianfranco Barra   ...   The Lieutenant
Vincent Riotta   ...   Chief Guard
Stefania Rocca   ...   Regina
Mauro Marino   ...   Doctor
Stefania Orsola Garello   ...   Vendice's Secretary
Fausto Lombardi   ...   Father High Rise
Giorgia Coppa   ...   Older Daughter
Julienne Liberto   ...   Younger Daughter
Matilde De Sanctis   ...   Janitor
Roberto D'Alessandro   ...   Driver Milkvan
Masha Sirago   ...   Woman in Milkvan
Sergio Sivori   ...   Helicopter Pilot
Shaila Rubin   ...   Pharmacist
Luciano Bartoli   ...   Technician Soundproof Room
Marco Merlini   ...   Technician Soundproof Room
Natalia Magni   ...   Cleaning Woman
Teresa Piergentili   ...   Cleaning Woman
Massimiliano Giusti   ...   Policeman Chasing Ariel
Federico Torre   ...   Policeman Crowded Street
Andrea DiGirolamo   ...   Special Forces Police
Beppe Loconsole   ...   Special Forces Police


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