MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 95,433 this week

La figlia del corsaro verde (1940)

6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 5 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

(adaptation), (screenplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 237 titles
created 27 Mar 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: La figlia del corsaro verde (1940)

La figlia del corsaro verde (1940) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of La figlia del corsaro verde.
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Doris Duranti ...
Manuela
Fosco Giachetti ...
Carlos de la Riva
Camillo Pilotto ...
Zampa di ferro
Mariella Lotti ...
Isabella
Enrico Glori ...
El Rojo
Sandro Ruffini ...
Don Luis, il governatore
Tina Lattanzi ...
Donna Mercedes, moglie del governatore
Polidor ...
Golia
Carmen Navasqués ...
Carmen, la danzatrice (as Carmen Navasquez)
Ernesto Almirante ...
Il precettore delle educante (as Luigi Almirante)
Primo Carnera ...
El Cabezo
Mario Siletti ...
Il segretario del governatore
Nino Marchetti ...
Ramon
Giulio Battiferri ...
Un pirata
Ori Monteverdi ...
Grazia
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Adventure

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 December 1940 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

A Filha do Corsário Verde  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The credits erroneously give Luigi Almirante a part in this film, but the fact is that he doesn't appear in this film, his brother Ernesto does. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Pirate diva.
22 November 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was a very popular fascist-era swashbuckler that, had it been American, might have starred Alan Ladd and Maria Montez. The film, directed by Enrico Guazzoni, was based on a novel by Emilio Sálgari, author of adventure books widely read by youngsters in Italy. Fosco Giachetti is Carlos, son of the governor in a South American outpost under Spanish rule (Maracaibo, in what is now Venezuela.) To make amends for his philandering lifestyle, Carlos assists his father by infiltrating a pirate band that is threatening the stability of domain. He wants to bring these bandits to their heels. Of course he falls in love with Manuela, daughter of the Corsaro Verde (Green Pirate) who had been executed by the governor. Manuela is played by the legendary diva-darling of Mussolini's regime, Doris Durante. In her autobiography `Il romanzo della mia vita,' Durante reveals that she was carrying on an affair with a doctor form Lucca during the entire time the film was being shot in the Tirrenia studios. But that's another story. The movie itself is very appealing in a top-of-the-line B-film sort of way, replete with dueling, ship-storming piracy with some badly-directed swordsmanship, superficial action, cartoon-strip characters. There is a fight to the death between Carlos and a dude called El Cabezo. El Cabezo is played by Primo Carnera, former Italian boxing champion. But the film appeals mainly for the face, that devastating diva-face of Doris Durante. She is a true icon of the Italian cinema, and whenever she is on screen, you cannot take your eyes off her. Some institution should launch a major retrospective of all her work, especially in America, where she is sadly unknown.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss La figlia del corsaro verde (1940) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?