Story about two brothers and their wives, and the interactions between them and their two high school age children. When the kids get into serious trouble together, how will the parents relationships change with and among each other?
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Italian teenagers are notoriously self-entitled, spoiled jerks, but when it comes to pure idiocy, nothing beats their middle-class Italian helicoptering parents. For more of the same, watch Virzì's Human Capital another TV movie with similar cinematic pretensions/cast/plots.
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[REVIEW] 71/100 - THE DINNER (I nostri ragazzi, Ivano De Matteo, Italy)
A socio-political melodrama about justice and hypocrisy, The Dinner tells the story of brothers at odds when their children are the criminals.
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