Il Postino (The Postman)
Collector's Series
Original Title: Il Postino
Country of Origin: Italy
Production year: 1994
Director: Michael Radford
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 717951-000965
Running time: 1:48 (108 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, Widescreen 1.66:1
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: March 14, 2000
Collection type: Owned (#1400)
Status: Available
Purchase date: January 29, 2002
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
Cheered by critics and audiences everywhere, Il Postino–The Postman is the record-breaking, Academy Award™-winning* romantic comedy that delivers heartfelt laughs! Mario is a bumbling mailman who's madly in love with the most beautiful woman in town...and who's too shy to tell her how he feels. But when a world-famous poet – Pablo Neruda – unexpectedly moves into town, Mario is inspired. With Neruda's help, he finds the right words to win the woman's heart! This unforgettably funny comedy proves that passion...with some artful deception...can win the most improbable love!

*1995-Best Dramatic Score.
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Genres
Drama
Romance
Comedy
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Miramax Films
 • Alliance Atlantis
Media Companies:
 • Buena Vista Home Entertainment
Audio format
Italian  Dolby Digital Surround
French  Dolby Digital Surround
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
Crew
Direction
Michael Radford....Director
Writing
Antonio Skármeta....Original Material By
Anna Pavignano....Screenwriter
Michael Radford....Screenwriter
Massimo Troisi....Screenwriter
Furio Scarpelli....Screenwriter
Giacomo Scarpelli....Screenwriter
Furio Scarpelli....Writer
Giacomo Scarpelli....Writer
Production
Mario Cecchi Gori....Producer
Vittorio Cecchi Gori....Producer
Gaetano Daniele....Producer
Alberto Passone....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Franco Di Giacomo....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Roberto Perpignani....Film Editor
Music
Luis Enríquez Bacalov....Composer
Sound
Alessandra Perpignani....Sound
Franco Finetti....Sound
Massimo Loffredi....Sound
Fabio Venturi....Sound
Ezio Marcorin....Sound Editor
Marco Streccioni....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Angelo Raguseo....Production Sound Mixer
Art
Lorenzo Baraldi....Production Designer
Cast
Philippe Noiret....Pablo Neruda
Massimo Troisi....Mario Ruoppolo
Maria Grazia Cucinotta....Beatrice Russo
Renato Scarpa....Telegrapher
Linda Moretti....Donna Rosa
Sergio Solli
Carlo Di Maio
Nando Neri
Vincenzo Di Sauro
Orazio Stracuzzi
Alfredo Cozzolino
Mariano Rigillo....Di Cosimo
Anna Bonaiuto....Matilde
Bruno Alessandro....Pablo Neruda (voice)