starring: Toto Cutugno, Mike Bongiorno, Ferruccio Locco
Today, over 17 million Americans claim Italian ancestry, third only to Brazil and Argentina. Italian Americans are the fourth largest European ethnic group in the United States.
Taormina Taj Mahal enters the nostalgic world of “Dagos” by following a Sicilian family that travels to Atlantic City to assist the Sanremo music festival. An epic journey backwards in time and ahead in the postmodern kitsch of the Trump’s Taj Mahal.
You will soon realize that all the common stereotypes about Italian Americans are definitely true. An amazing finding. But I also discovered a disturbing bond of personal brotherhood with those feelings.