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The Sheltering Sky
Directed by:
Bernardo Bertolucci

Directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, and written by Mark Peploe (screenplay), "The Sheltering Sky" (also known as "Tè nel deserto, Il", "Himmel über der Wüste") is a Drama film, released on December 12 of 1990 in the USA . Debra Winger and John Malkovich are starring, alongside Campbell Scott, Jill Bennett, Timothy Spall and Eric Vu-An.

A woman's dangerous and erotic journey...

Who is the director of "The Sheltering Sky":

The Sheltering Sky was directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, an Italian writer, director, and actor.

Before The Sheltering Sky, Bernardo Bertolucci had directed The Last Emperor, released in 1987, La Luna (1979), Novecento (1976), Conformista, Il (1970), Amore e rabbia (1969), and La Commare secca (1962). Since, he directed Little Buddha, released in 1993, The Dreamers (2003).

What was the release date of "The Sheltering Sky":

The Sheltering Sky was first released in the United States on Wednesday, December 12, 1990. Also released on Wednesday, December 12, 1990 have been Havana (dir. Sydney Pollack) and Awakenings (dir. Penny Marshall). This was twenty-eight (28) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, November 21, 1990 in France and on Thursday, May 09, 1991 in Australia.

What is the casting of "The Sheltering Sky":

At the casting of The Sheltering Sky we find Debra Winger, previously seen in Everybody Wins (1990) and Betrayed (1988); John Malkovich (Dangerous Liaisons (1988), Miles from Home (1988)); Campbell Scott (Longtime Companion (1990), Five Corners (1987)) [ more... ]

  • Veronica Lazar and John Malkovich also appeared together in Al di là delle nuvole, released in 1995.

What is the Storyline of "The Sheltering Sky":

Three Americans from New York arrive in Tangier in 1947. Port Moresby (John Malkovich) and his wife Kit (Debra Winger) are accompanied by their friend George Tunner (Campbell Scott) on a trip that will take them deep into the Sahara Desert. Tunner observes, "We're probably the first tourists they've had since the war" to which Kit replies, "We're not tourists. We're travelers." While Tunner plans to return home in a few weeks, Port and Kit plan on staying for a year or two.

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