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I'm Not Scared

  • Film
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Time Out says

Summer in Southern Italy. A boy discovers a cave, and in the cave a foot - which moves. A child is being held by kidnappers. The boy befriends him, but hesistates to act. This adaptation of a novel by co-writer Ammaniti lays on the atmosphere, and the director is clearly influenced by Gothic fairy tales and child's eye reveries like Night of the Hunter and To Kill a Mockingbird. It's a stylish suffusion of innocence and dread, though not as suspenseful as it should be. Miramax snatched up international distribution rights, and it's easy to imagine a US remake down the line, directed by M Night Shyamalan, perhaps.
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Release Details

  • Rated:15
  • Duration:109 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Gabriele Salvatores
  • Screenwriter:Francesca Marciano, Niccolò Ammaniti
  • Cast:
    • Aitana Sánchez-Gijón
    • Dino Abbrescia
    • Diego Abatantuono
    • Giuseppe Cristiano
    • Giorgio Careccia
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