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“la dolce vita” fountain scene

from la dolce vita, marcello mastroianni posted in movies by stokazz

This the fountain where Anita Ekberg invites Marcello Mastroianni to join her in the famous scene from la Dolce Vita. The film by Federico Fellini won the Palme d'Or (Golden Palm) at the 1960 Cannes Film Festival and the Oscar for Best Costumes, and remains one of the most critically acclaimed films of all time.

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hotel where kurt cobain overdosed in 94

from nirvana, kurt cobain, courtney love posted in music by stokazz

The Exelcior Hotel in Via Veneto is where Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love stayed in February 1994 a few days after Nirvana's gig in Palaghiaccio di Marino (22 of February 1994). Courtney Love found Kurt sensless (he was in a coma) in his hotel room after he had attempted suicide by taking Roipnol and Champaigne. He was taken to the Umberto I hospital first then to a private clinic. Two months later he would commit suicide in his house in Seattle.

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rino gaetano car accident

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34 year old singer Rino Gaetano died in a car accident June 2nd 1981 in this spot. His car impacted with a truck coming the opposite direction.

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