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The Missing Piece: The Truth About Vincenzo Peruggia and the Unthinkable Theft of the Mona Lisa (2011)

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Est. Domestic DVD Sales $32,818 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $32,818
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Writer/Director Joe Medeiros who has been fascinated by the theft of the Mona Lisa for more than 30 years travels to Paris, Florence, London, Milan and Dumenza, Italy to learn what really happened when Peruggia, an immigrant workman, took the Mona Lisa from the Louvre. As the story goes Peruggia kept her for 27-1/2 months in his apartment in Paris, then returned her to Florence claiming to be a patriot avenging Italy for Napoleon's theft of Italian art treasures


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 19th, 2011 (Limited)
Video Release: October 21st, 2014 by Virgil Films and Entertainment, released as Mona Lisa is Missing
Running Time: 129 minutes
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Keywords: Heist, Biography
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Midair Productions
Production Countries: France,
United Kingdom,
United States


Celestina Peruggia    Herself


Joe Medeiros   
Silvio Peruggia   
Grazielle Peruggia   

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Production and Technical Credits

Joe Medeiros    Screenwriter
Justine Medeiros    Executive Producer

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