(1963)

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8½

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Directed By Federico Fellini Federico Fellini Starring Marcello Mastroianni Marcello Mastroianni  •  Claudia Cardinale Claudia Cardinale  •  Anouk Aimée Anouk Aimée  •  Sandra Milo Sandra Milo  •  Barbara Steele Barbara Steele Genres Comedy Drama  •  Drama  •  Ensemble Film  •  Foreign Language Film  •  Psychological Drama  •  Satire  •  Showbiz Comedy Studios &
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Academy Award Nominated  •  The Criterion Collection  •  Academy Award Best Foreign Language Film Nominated  •  Academy Award Best Foreign Language Film Winning  •  They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?  •  1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die  •  Roger Ebert's Great Movies  •  Gaumont  •  Arthaus  •  Sight & Sound's Greatest Films of All Time Poll  •  Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Nominated  •  Elder's Film That Changed My Life  •  Spike Lee's Essential Film List  •  BAFTA Award for Best Film Nominated  •  Moscow International Film Festival Top Prize Winning  •  Cahiers du cinéma: Top 10 Lists  •  Empire Magazine's 100 Best Films of World Cinema  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Greatest Screenplays  •  Time Out: New York's 50 Best Foreign Films  •  The Cinemaholic's 100 Best Movies of All Time  •  New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Foreign Language Film Winning
Other Titles 8 1/2  •  Federico Fellini [United States] Release Info 1963-06-25T00:00:00Z June 25, 1963
B&W  •  138 minutes NR Rated NR
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kanedryhurst

kanedryhurst on 2/18/2014 Reply  · 

This is one of the greatest films ever made.

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Danny237

Danny237 on 6/29/2015 Reply  · 

The other title be Federico Fellini make a lot of sense.

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cine_matic

cine_matic on 3/25/2018 Reply  · 

I cannot put into words how great this film is. See it. See it now.

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hambone88

hambone88 on 3/26/2020 Reply  · 

This movie has a mesmerizing quality to it. The story is not really all that important, but the ideas Fellini puts forth really are relatable at their core. Stress, loneliness, longing, being unsatisfied with life, and nostalgia are all personified in this movie by someone in his life.

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