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8 1/2

8 1/2(1963)

Also Known As: Otto e mezzo | federico fellini's eight and a half |

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Brief Synopsis

A world-famous film director juggles his romantic relationships while trying to come up with an idea for his next picture.

Cast & Crew

Marcello Mastroianni Guido Anselmi
Anouk Aimée Luisa Anselmi
Rossella Falk Rossella
Barbara Steele Gloria Morin
Mario Pisu Mezzabotta
Guido Alberti Pace, the producer
Jean Rougeul Fabrizio Carini, the writer
Caterina Boratto Fashionable woman
Annibale Ninchi Guido's father
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 25 Jun 1963
Release Date:  1963 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Embassy Pictures
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Cineriz
Duration(mins):  135 Country:  Italy
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • See It More Than Once

    David H. 2018-08-30

    I too, like a previous reviewer didn't get much out of "8 1/2" when I first saw it, but since seemingly everyone else thought this was a... MORE>

  • Avant Garbage

    Jeff Boston 2018-08-30

    The opening scene is indeed experimental and it works. The next 40 minutes were incredibly boring, wacky, and pretentious. I turned off the TV after 45... MORE>

  • 8 and half

    Michael Whitty 2016-10-03

    Fellini's "8half" is a film about a film in the making in Italy as we see the director in this story, who is very much like Fellini himself... MORE>