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Mamma Roma
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MAMMA ROMA

Directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini
Italy, 1962
Drama

Synopsis

In postwar Rome, Mamma is ready to give up her life as a prostitute and bring her son Ettore to live with her in the city. She moves to a respectable neighborhood, hoping that Ettore will go to school, get a good job, and marry. But Ettore is lazy, taking for granted the gains his mother provides.

Synopsis

In postwar Rome, Mamma is ready to give up her life as a prostitute and bring her son Ettore to live with her in the city. She moves to a respectable neighborhood, hoping that Ettore will go to school, get a good job, and marry. But Ettore is lazy, taking for granted the gains his mother provides.