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1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
Italian designer Francesco (Alessandro Gassman) inherits a Turkish bath in Istanbul from a long-lost aunt. Frustrated with both his business and his emotionally detached wife, Marta (Francesca D'Aloja), he discovers that the bathhouse is a beloved local institution and that his aunt was equally treasured by her customers. Deciding on a whim to stay in Turkey and run the bathhouse, Francesco discovers something new about himself, courtesy of the young assistant caretaker (Mehmet Günsür).

Cast: Alessandro Gassman , Francesca D'Aloja , Carlo Cecchi , Halil Ergün , Serif Sezer , Mehmet Günsür , Basak Köklükaya , Alberto Molinari

Director: Ferzan Ozpetek

Genres: Drama

Steam: The Turkish Bath (1997)

Release Date: November 25th, 1998|1 hr. 34 min.

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