Giorni e Nuvole (Days and Clouds)
Giorni e Nuvole (Days and Clouds) (2007)

In Bread and Tulips, director Silvio Soldini detailed the journey of a discontented housewife who threw caution to the wind to find true happiness in Venice; in Days and Clouds, the same filmmaker explores the opposite side of the coin by… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 26, 2007
DVD Release Date: February 3, 2009
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Critic Score: 81% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: An elegantly acted art house film about a middle class couple's struggle to hold their lives together, Days and Cloud is both sensitive and engrossing.

Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times

Days and Clouds, despite its darkness, warmly reminds us that if we have each other, sometimes that's all we need.

Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

An intelligent adult drama that's especially relevant in these harsh economic times.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's not a film for those who go to movies to escape life.

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John Anderson
Washington Post

Days and Clouds serves as a primer in coping with depression, financial and/or personal. But it is stirring, serious and, ultimately, mercifully optimistic cinema.

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Ella Taylor
L.A. Weekly

It plays out more like a 12-step program than a human drama.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Well intentioned yet utterly dull...

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Wesley Morris
Boston Globe

The movie's success in Italy is partly a matter of frustration: Women need their men to grow up.

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Walter V. Addiego
San Francisco Chronicle

This is a portrait of nerve-racking economic times, and it cuts close to the bone in detailing how a marriage suffers when its financial underpinnings are suddenly knocked away.

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John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

draws viewers in close and never relinquishes its grip

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Flixster Audience Score: 61% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
This movie goes well with our current economic downfall. It serves as a reminder that losing a job can happen to anybody, and life can change over night. In the… More
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]"Days and Clouds" starts with Elsa(Margherita Buy) graduating from college when she passes her oral exams. As bad as the… More
Stefanie C
a relevant film for these turbulent economic times. a story of loss, identity crises, reinvention, and core values. the final shots of the uncovered fresco… More
Richard Franzen
A tad slow and uneventful, but has a big heart. "The Pursuit of Happyness" was a bit more emotionally charged and more filled with conflict than this… More
Mark Abell
A bit depressing, this tale tells the story of a couple dealing with job loss and shattered dreams. Michele (Antonio Albanese) is forced out of the business he… More