The Embalmer

(2002)
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Peppino is an aging taxidermist constantly ridiculed for being short and somewhat creepy. He meets Valerio, a handsome young man fascinated by Peppino's work. Peppino, in turn, becomes entranced by Valerio and offers him a large salary to come work as his assistant. But when Valerio meets Deborah, their fledgling romance is threatened by an insanely jealous third wheel.

  1. Matteo Garrone

    Director, Writer

  2. Massimo Gaudioso

    Writer

  3. Ugo Chiti

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Ernesto Mahieux

    Ernesto Mahieux

    Peppino Profeta

  2. Valerio Foglia Manzillo

    Valerio

  3. Elisabetta Rocchetti

    Elisabetta Rocchetti

    Deborah

  4. Lina Bernardi

    Lina Bernardi

    Deborah's Mother

  5. Pietro Biondi

    Pietro Biondi

    Deborah's Father

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The Embalmer
The Embalmer

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Original Title L'imbalsamatore

Status Released

Release Information

  • October 12, 2002
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 41m

Budget -

Revenue $56,878.00

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