|Writers||Michael Tolkin, Anthony Minghella|
|Cast||Daniel Day-Lewis, Pen?lope Cruz, Marion Cotillard, Nicole Kidman, Ricky Tognazzi, Judi Dench, Sophia Loren, Giuseppe Cederna, Giuseppe Spitaleri, Kate Hudson|
|Genre||Musical / Romance|
|Budget||$80 000 000|
|Release Date||25 December 2009 (USA)|
Having reached the age of forty, director Guido Contini (Daniel Day-Lewis) is facing a midlife crisis that is stifling his creativity and leading him into a variety of complicated romantic involvements. As he struggles to complete his latest film, he is forced to balance the numerous formative women in his life, including his wife (Marion Cotillard), his mistress (Pen?lope Cruz), his film star muse (Nicole Kidman), his confidant and costume designer (Judi Dench), an American fashion journalist (Kate Hudson), the whore from his youth (Stacy Ferguson), and his mother (Sophia Loren).