Special delivery for `Postino'?

Broeske, Pat H.; Daly, Steve
February 1996
Entertainment Weekly;02/09/96, Issue 313, p13
Focuses on the motion picture `Il Postino' directed by Michael Radford. Production notes; Film's receipt of critical nominations from the Director's Guild; Hopes from the film's producers that the motion picture would win an Academy Award; Death of the film's star, Massimo Troisi, during the filming of the motion picture.


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