The quirky postal workers of "Welcome to the South" reverse direction, arriving with more quirk yet less zing in helmer Luca Miniero's follow-up, "Welcome to the North."
Finally, a refreshing look at the problems of illegal immigration in Italy that not only thinks outside the box but appears to be involved in the community it's spotlighting.
"Welcome to the South" is that rarity, a remake better and subtler than the original.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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Campania locations run from postcard-pretty sea sites such as Capri and the Amalfi Coast and the famed ruins at Pompeii and Paestum, to the offbeat ambiance of Naples, where architectural styles…
Campania has been home to telepics and skein productions ever since the 1960s when Italo pubcaster RAI, the country's top web, set up its Naples production center. More recently the RAI TV studios…
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