About

When a widow’s family moves to the big city, two of her sons become romantic rivals, with deadly results.

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Directed by

Luchino Visconti

Written by

Enrico Medioli (Screenplay)
Suso Cecchi d'Amico (Story)
Luchino Visconti (Screenplay)
Vasco Pratolini (Story)
Pasquale Festa Campanile (Screenplay)
Massimo Franciosa (Screenplay)
Giovanni Testori (Novel)

Runtime

178 minutes

Country

Italy, France

Language

Italian

Tagline

DARING in its realism. STUNNING in its impact. BREATHTAKING in its scope.

Cast

Keywords

murder sibling relationship love parent child relationship boxer work prostitute working class illegal prostitution widow milan matriarch

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