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The Postman

1994-04-07 | Comedy / Drama

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Simple Italian postman learns to love poetry while delivering mail to a famous poet; he uses this to woo local beauty Beatrice.
Director: Michael Radford
Stars: Philippe Noiret, Massimo Troisi

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31 wins 51 nominations
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    Best Music, Original Dramatic Score

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    Best Film not in the English Language

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    David Lean Award for Direction


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The Postman won 1996 Academy Awards, USA, 1996 BAFTA Awards, 1997 Awards of the Japanese Academy, 1997 Danish Film Awards (Robert), 1997 Kinema Junpo Awards, 1997 Lumiere Awards, France, 1996 Amanda Awards, Norway, 1996 Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards, 1996 Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards, 1996 Chicago Film Critics Association Awards and 15 others.
The genre of The Postman is Comedy,Drama,Romance.
The director of The Postman is Michael Radford.
The casts of The Postman are Philippe Noiret starring as Pablo Neruda, Massimo Troisi starring as Mario Ruoppolo, Maria Grazia Cucinotta starring as Beatrice Russo, Renato Scarpa starring as Telegrapher, Linda Moretti starring as Donna Rosa, Mariano Rigillo starring as Di Cosimo.
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On January 21, 2022, there were 5003 public reaction to The Postman including soulful acting, pure poetry, wooing plot, lyrical directing, winning heart.
Simple Italian postman learns to love poetry while delivering mail to a famous poet; he uses this to woo local beauty Beatrice..
The release date of The Postman is April 07, 1994.
The runtime of The Postman is 108 minutes.
On January 21, 2022, the IMDB rating of The Postman is 7.7/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 94/100, Metacritic rating is 81/100, TMDB rating is 8.0/10.