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Movies: Michelangelo Antonioni’s “Eclipse”

Dec. 20, 1962 - Opening today is “Eclipse,” an Italian film with subtitles written and directed by Michelangelo Antonioni and starring Alain Delon and Monica Vitti. Filmed on location in Rome and Verona, the story follows an unhappy young woman (Vitti) who pursues an affair with a confident young stockbroker (Delon). The film won the Special Jury Prize at this year’s Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for the Palme d’Or.


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