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Youth is a movie starring Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, and Rachel Weisz. A retired orchestra conductor is on vacation with his daughter and his film director best friend in the Alps when he receives an invitation from Queen...

Other Titles
Juventud, La giovinezza, Jouvence, Neourim, Grand Finale, A Juventude, La joventut, Noorus, The Early Years, Jaunība, Młodość, ラ・ジョヴィネッツァ, Νιότη, Ifjúság, Mladost, Ewige Jugend, 年輕氣盛, Gençlik, Tinerete, Jaunyste, In the Future, Juventude, The Youth, La juventud, Youth - La giovinezza, Il futuro
Running Time
2 hours 4 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Romance, Drama, Music, Comedy
Paolo Sorrentino
Paolo Sorrentino
Michael Caine, Jane Fonda, Rachel Weisz, Harvey Keitel
Italy, France, Switzerland, UK
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Wiling away at a luxurious resort in the Swiss Alps, the retired silver-haired composer, Fred Ballinger, soaks in lazy ennui and indolence, until an emissary for Queen Elizabeth II approaches him, asking him to perform one of his early compositions at Prince Philip's birthday. However, as the legendary musician and his equally successful filmmaker friend, Mick, ponder on life's brevity; the inevitability of death; the suffocating absolutism of youth, and the perpetual adoration of beauty, a decision must be made. Will Fred agree to conduct his "Simple Song #3" in front of the prince?

Comments about romance «Youth» (20)

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When I first saw "Youth" I thought that it was going to be a classic. I was wrong. The story is just amazing. It's easy to follow and the actors were perfect. The film just goes to show that no matter how old you are, how good your acting is, or how perfect your script is, you still can't change the way that a film is made. I've watched it 2 times and it still makes me laugh. The only thing I can really complain about is that it's a little bit too long. It has so many scenes that I had to sit and think for a long time afterwards. But, it's still a great movie that you should watch. You'll be surprised.

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This is the kind of movie that makes you appreciate life in all its richness and complexity. The film is set in 1969, shortly before the end of the Vietnam War, and follows the exploits of the "American Dreamer", a young, black man, who was born and raised in the 1950s. This was before all the race riots, protests, and violence of the late 60s and early 70s, but it was also before the last great wave of the civil rights movement, when the black community had to fight for its rights. The movie is also set in the 1960s, and follows the adventures of young Davey, a member of the Dream Team, a young black civil rights lawyer who is trying to get his hands on a $300 million inheritance. Davey's life is never simple, and he has to deal with his mother's death and his teenage sister's drug addiction. Along the way, he meets a certain younger man, who is a "dreamer" and who has been raised to believe that it is possible to achieve the American Dream, and then discovers that it isn't. You will not be disappointed by the story or by the characters. The performances are also great, especially by Alan Arkin as the dreamer. His character has to go through many experiences, and one of them is when his sister commits suicide. This character is not only a very complex one, but also very complex. It is also one of the most important characters in the film, because it is the one that has to deal with the issues of racism and racism itself. It is an amazing role, and one of the most memorable in film history. The actors in this film also deserve recognition. Davey is played brilliantly by Alan Arkin. His character is never afraid of his sexuality, and he has to deal with all the issues that go with being a black man in a predominantly white society. In addition, he is very believable as a young man, and is also very charming. The rest of the cast is also wonderful, as they have to deal with the issues of racism and racism themselves. The film is also very funny, with plenty of funny moments. Although it is supposed to be a serious film, it is actually a very funny film. I highly recommend this movie to anyone who likes to laugh, and also to anyone who wants to learn something about racism and how it affects people of all races.

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Richard Lane

I recently went to see this movie at the Cinema in London. I was not in the mood for a serious comedy at the start of the movie, and I thought it was a little bit strange that it would end with a dramatic ending, but it was all right and I could easily see why it was a great movie. It's a great film, it has its funny moments and it's also a great story. If you can find it anywhere in the UK, you should definitely go and see it, it's a great movie and I hope they get the chance to do it a second time.

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Linda P.

I enjoyed this movie, but not as much as "Sister Act." It felt like I was watching the same movie for the second time. That is, except for a few scenes that were extremely funny. I have also noticed that I am generally a fan of Salma Hayek and I enjoyed the movie, but I could not enjoy the first time around. I think that this movie is a winner. It was a good story and there was a lot of laughs. It was also a pretty good movie for adults. My friends and I all agree that the jokes were good and the actors did a good job of playing characters that we all know. This movie definitely has a lot of great scenes. It was a very romantic movie, and I think that the most romantic part of the movie was when they got married. Overall, this is a great movie, and I highly recommend it. I do not regret seeing it, and I would recommend this movie to anyone. But I am also not sure that I will ever get over the fact that I saw this movie last year, and it is really one of the best movies of the year.

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A young boy and his sister are about to be married to the wealthy. He is restless, so his sister is in charge of finding a new boyfriend. But the boy wants to be a rock star. In an attempt to understand this moody, romantic comedy, I read the book the first time. I read it again the second time. It was like reading a novel again. The book was great, but the film didn't have the same impact. I thought the movie had great music. The film was very stylish and the cinematography was good. This was a well-made film, so I give it a 10/10. The young boy and his sister were very good. The movie had a great message about love, friendship, and the joys of youth.

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Sean Hill

I have never seen the original, but I read the book as a child. And I loved it! I have seen many movies about youth, and I never liked any of them. I thought "OK, it is nice that a film about youth has a twist. But a little more action would be nice." But I am really pleased with this movie! It is an honest movie about youth. It has a lot of important message, and it is true to the book. I was afraid that there will be too much jokes, but it was so great, that it kept me in the movie. The characters were really funny, and I was really touched by this movie. I hope that this movie will be remembered by generations. I loved it!

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Shirley Knight

This is the movie I need to see more often. The only complaint I have is about the musical numbers, which are over-long, but I guess that's just the point. What's most remarkable about the movie is the underlying message that I found, and have found to be the most important message in all of Woody Allen's movies. The ending is a little abrupt, but I guess that was also the point. The movie is about love. If you don't like this movie, I'm sure you probably hate love. But love is love, and it's one of the things I love most about Allen's movies. I recommend this movie to anybody. 10/10

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Johnny P.

The first and last one of a trilogy of films about the life of Steve Jobs. A very interesting film, as it is about the life of one man and it makes you think about the meaning of life and what that means in the end. The film shows the life of Steve Jobs, the man who changed the way we think about computers, and more importantly, the way we live our lives. This film has great performances and fantastic writing, which was great for the first one and great writing for the second film. This film also has a great message that many people should listen to and most importantly, we should all try to live life to the fullest. The acting is brilliant, the story is fantastic and the ending was great. The only thing I didn't like about the film was that they used the Apple logo and the original logo for the first film, which made me think that it was the Apple logo that was used in the first film. The way that the movie ended was also a little confusing and I think that it should have ended on a better note. Overall, this is a great film and a great life lesson. It is very interesting and it makes you think about life, the meaning of life, and if you should live life to the fullest. I give this film a 10 out of 10.

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Janice P.

One of the best films I have seen in the last 10 years. Definitely going to watch it again and will definitely buy the DVD. This is a must watch movie for any person that is into musicals, and definitely one of the best musical films to date.

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Stephen James

After the terrific Life of Pi, I was expecting this movie to be much better than it was. But I was wrong. After the first 20 minutes of the movie, I didn't even want it to end. And then it did. You see, this movie is about these two kids, who are playing their lives away from home. One of the kids is Maddy, the sweet, lovable kid who is played by Emily Blunt. The other kid is Charlie, played by Holland Taylor. Charlie is a kind of weird kid, with an annoying boy friend, who was always acting like he was about to die. Now, Charlie is going to go to college, and Maddy is going to stay home. I think this is what this movie is about. Both kids are kind of an outcast, which is the reason why Maddy is going to college. The movie has some funny moments, such as when Maddy has her camera out, and she starts taking pictures, but then it was so disturbing, that you actually thought that she was crazy. The movie has a great message, that you should never give up on your dreams. Because, if you don't, then you're never going to accomplish anything. I think this is what the movie is about. All the music is amazing, and all the actors in the movie are really good. I think the movie is really good, and I would definitely recommend it to anyone who likes a good romantic comedy.

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This film, being a true work of art, will be very hard to find. Many people will be disappointed in this movie because of the title. It is called "Wisdom" not "Wisdom." The title is the obvious intent of the producers. The film is not about the wisdom of life, it is about the wisdom of each individual. I saw this movie recently and I can honestly say that I am very happy that I saw it. This movie is the most beautifully shot film I have ever seen. The story is so fascinating that I want to know what happens next. I am so lucky that I have a chance to see it again. It is a movie that you will want to watch over and over again. The acting in this movie is excellent, and I will be so glad when it is made available on DVD. The music and art direction in this film are extraordinary. The scenes and dialogue in this movie are always beautiful. The words that appear on the screen are not meant to be understood by the audience. They are meant to be seen, and the words are beautiful. It is hard to explain what I mean by this. I will be so glad when I see this movie again. I am so happy that I have the chance to see this movie again, because it is one of the best films I have ever seen. I wish I could get my hands on it. If you are a student of film, this film is a masterpiece.

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I saw this film at the local cinema and was very impressed by it. It was so different from any other film I have seen and it is one of those films you see and think "wow that is really clever". It is great to see that these films are not the usual Hollywood fare that people are used to. I think that the film has made me look at my life a little more and have a few things to think about. I give the film a 10 out of 10 for the way it was made and for the acting.

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Dorothy A.

I was born and raised in the UK and I live in Berlin and I am glad that I have a movie here that tells a story about youth. It is a great and unique story. I am glad that I have watched it. It is very different from the majority of the movies that we see on the big screen in Germany. It is original and does not rely on TV shows, news, or information. I think that the main problem that the movie has is that it is not mainstream enough. It does not show the mainstream with its people, society and events. It is much more natural and shows the youth without taking it too seriously and without giving everything away. It is not boring, but it is not so interesting that it makes you want to leave the theater. So, I think that this is a movie for the mainstream, the youth. It is more of a story of youth and its lives, and it is also about the job that we have. So, I would like to congratulate the director of the movie for giving this to the youth. The only thing that I am disappointed is that it does not show the youth at the time. But it is okay because the youth did not have their own chance to do something about it, they did not have the chance to decide about the society or how to make it better. So, I think that they had to choose between poverty, old age, or failure. So, I think that it was a good movie, and it should be seen in the theaters, because it is not very common.

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Ruth M.

I love this movie. It's my favorite film of all time. It's a romantic, dramatic, and funny film. I read the book and saw the movie first-and I loved the book. So, I went to see the movie. I am now a fan. I'm sad to say that there is no mention of the movie in the book. I just want to say that I hope that this movie and book are coming to a movie theater near me very soon. I hope they do.

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I had been looking forward to seeing this film for ages, and as my friend said it was "pure brilliance" I was eager to see it. I wasn't disappointed. It's not a movie that I'd like to watch again, but I did enjoy it. It was cute, entertaining and totally infectious. It's a family film for everyone, but definitely best for the younger kids. It's also funny and has a great message. The cast is great, and it's a great blend of comedy and drama. It was my favorite movie of 2006 so far. Watch it, you won't be disappointed.

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I loved this movie and would buy it. However, I would not recommend it to anyone under 15. It was just too dark for them. Also, there were many "boys-worshiping" scenes that could have been better. I don't think the viewer would have been able to tell who was a girl from the other boy's perspective. The book was more explicit than this movie, so I don't see why it is different. If you want to see this movie, I would recommend the movie version.

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Edward Dunn

An evening with this movie was pure nostalgia. Not only was it a memorable film, it was fun. Sure, there was the predictable pathos of those first two hours, but that was just a byproduct of the brilliance of the film. The plot itself was simple, yet so complex. I honestly didn't know what to expect as the film started, and I wasn't really sure if I would enjoy it. I was wrong. In a film that has so many characters, I felt that they all had their own personalities and their own arcs. While the film was predictable, it was so refreshing to see a film that didn't rely on a point in the story that you could predict. I wasn't fully aware of the details of the story until much later in the film, and by that point I was just enjoying the characters and seeing the film from their point of view. You don't have to know the film to enjoy it. It's just so well written and it just flows so well from start to finish. The film is very very funny and the actors are incredible. This is a true film that can never be forgotten, and you should definitely see it.

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William K.

A new version of a very old story. One that was told, and told with the un-comforting candor of a child. One that is truly one of a kind. A love story that is all about the needs of the many, the needs of the young, and the need of those who want to find themselves. A story that is a study of how to be in love, how to go through life, and how to find yourself. And a story that says, "I am I, and this is who I am".

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Amanda Burton

I haven't seen a movie that's so in love with the visual aspect of film-making and is so well done on the technical side that you can't help but get lost in it. I've been a huge fan of Spike Lee for a while now, and "the kids" is his best work to date. I saw it when it was released and was blown away by the complex, layered storytelling. It's not just a story about a kid who is conflicted about his future and the pressures that go with that. There's also a story of how youth can't be controlled, and how some things cannot be changed. It's a really interesting story, and a truly special film.

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Shirley J.

I first watched this film when I was about 11 or 12 years old. The trailer looked amazing and I thought it would be the best movie I had ever seen. Well, it wasn't! It was a mess and I wouldn't watch it again. And then, when I heard that this was the directorial debut for the director who directed "So Weird," I was excited to see his work. And I was right. When I watched this film again, I was amazed at how good it was. The music is very impressive, and the plot is excellent. The director has some great editing techniques, too. When he directed "So Weird," he made the film interesting and entertaining, but this film is just as good. I highly recommend it.