Franco Cristaldi

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Now Playing: Cinema Paradiso - Cinema vs. Times Tables
Starring: Salvatore Cascio, Philippe Noiret

Toto is far more interested in the drama of the cinema than the drama in his classroom. In this scene: Toto (Salvatore Cascio), Alfredo (Philippe Noiret)

Cinema Paradiso - Cinema vs. Times Tables

Cinema Paradiso - Cinema vs. Times Tables

Toto is far more interested in the drama of the cinema than the drama in his classroom. In this scene: Toto (Salvatore Cascio), Alfredo (Philippe Noiret)

Cinema Paradiso - Where's The Milk?

Cinema Paradiso - Where's The Milk?

Toto's love for the cinema gets him into trouble. In this scene: Toto (Jacques Perrin), Alfredo (Philippe Noiret), Maria (Antonella Attili)

Cinema Paradiso - The Funeral's Tomorrow

Cinema Paradiso - The Funeral's Tomorrow

Salvatore receives difficult news about his friend Alfredo. In this scene: Salvatore (Jacques Perrin)

Cinema Paradiso - Behind The Scenes

Cinema Paradiso - Behind The Scenes

In between films, Toto sneaks behind the curtain to see Alfredo. In this scene: Toto (Salvatore Cascio), Alfredo (Philippe Noiret)

Cinema Paradiso - The Little Projectionist

Cinema Paradiso - The Little Projectionist

Alfredo shares his life lessons with Toto, hoping to dissuade the young protege from becoming a projectionist. In this scene: Toto (Salvatore Cascio), Alfredo (Philippe Noiret)

Cinema Paradiso - Longing

Cinema Paradiso - Longing

Alfredo goes about his work of cutting out all kissing scenes in the films he shows at the cinema while Toto watches on (and bothers him). In this scene: Toto (Salvatore Cascio), Alfredo (Philippe Noiret)

Cinema Paradiso - Where's The Kissing?

Cinema Paradiso - Where's The Kissing?

The audience is disappointed when certain scenes are removed from the movie. In this scene: Toto (Salvatore Cascio), Alfredo (Philippe Noiret)

Cinema Paradiso - The Northerner's Get Lucky

Cinema Paradiso - The Northerner's Get Lucky

In the midst of an argument, Toto and Alfredo get interrupted by commotion in the town. In this scene: Toto (Salvatore Cascio), Alfredo (Philippe Noiret)

Cinema Paradiso - Banned

Cinema Paradiso - Banned

Toto's love for film leads to the destruction of priceless memories. In this scene: Maria (Antonella Attili), Toto (Salvatore Cascio), Alfredo (Philippe Noiret)