The Roses of the Desert (2006)

A sanitary battalion of Italian Army is sent to Sorman oasis in Lybia during the Africa campaign in 1940. Soon an Italian missionary, living nearby, succeed to transform the occupation by Italian Army in a kind of humanitarian mission. In fact all the battalion is involved to help the local population. The war anyway goes on with no regards to human feelings. The "glorious" Fascist campaign is going to became a fast retreat.

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Summary Details
Earliest Release DateDecember 1, 2006 (Italy)
Running Time1 hr 42 min
GenresComedy War
Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseDecember 1, 2006Italy$1,914,370$1,914,370
2009 Re-releaseJune 11, 2009Argentina$18,306$18,306