Movies like I, the Other

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I, the Other (2006)
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I, the Other (2006)
Original name: Io, l'altro
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Not available
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: friendship, terrorism, betrayal, isolation, rivalry, mind game, confined, partners, disorder, human nature, buddies, dishonesty, ship, fisherman, ocean, friends, manipulation, police, fishing boat, danger, deadly, ocean or sea, manipulations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, sicily

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