La Dolce Vita
(Federico Fellini, 1960).
The sensation of 1960 and most notorious of Fellini filmsevocation of jet-set decadence, source of the term paparazzihas a period charm thats enhanced by big screen projection. The movie ultimately collapses beneath its exposém, but the sequence where journalist Marcello Mastroianni frolics in the wake of superstar Anita Ekberg is an E! channel landmark.
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