Manual OfLove: The Stories, a sequel to the hit Aurelio De Laurentiis-producedcomedy, has started shooting in
Directedby Giovanni Veronesi, the film also stars Riccardo Scamarcio, Barbora Bobulova, Sergio Rubini, and comedians Antonio Albanese, Fabio Volo and Claudio Bisio.
Likethe original film, also directed by Veronesi, thesequel will be divided into four episodes covering four phases of love.
Thefirst part, Eros, focuses on a youngman, played by Scamarcio, who is obsessed with Bellucci's character.
Thesecond episode, Maternity,focuses on a couple (Bobulova, Volo)who travel to
Thefilm will shoot for 10 weeks in
Manual OfLoveearned almost $17m at the local box office in 2005 and sold to 15 countriesworldwide.
Manual OfLove: The Stories will be released by Filmauro in
Thelast three Natalefilms have all earned between $21.6m-$26.6m (Euros 17m-21m) at the local boxoffice.