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90

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  • Summary: A four-hour odyssey through the history of Italian cinema and its influences on Scorsese's work.
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  1. A great experience, precisely because it's so intimate and unguarded.
  2. Extraordinary labor of love.
  3. Reviewed by: Deborah Young
    90
    Scorsese's heartfelt love letter to Italian movies up to 1961.
  4. 90
    Has power not only as film scholarship, but as an inquiry into cinema's interplay with our collective memories and the nature of history itself.
  5. 70
    For most people, four hours pushes the outer comfort limits for theatrical viewing. My Voyage to Italy is well worth the time, but bringing along a thermos of espresso isn't a bad idea either.
  6. Reviewed by: Ethan Alter
    60
    An excellent guide to some of the highlights of post-World War II Italian cinema.

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