Based on 10 Critics
  • Based on a true story which director Marco Amenta explored 12 years ago in documentary form, The Sicilian Girl feels powered by unfocused preoccupation, rather than by a more compelling creative ambition. show more

  • Despite strong performances by Gerard Jugnot as the crime-busting prosecutor and Veronica D'Agostino as the adult Rita, The Sicilian Girl never lives up to its potential. show more

  • Amenta was deeply moved by Rita's story, but his prosaic direction can't do it justice. show more

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