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The Secret Lover (1941)
"L'amante segreta" (original title)

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Renata Croci
Fosco Giachetti ...
Giorgio Amholt
Vivi Gioi ...
Diana Ponzio
Osvaldo Valenti ...
Valentini
Luigi Almirante ...
Il pittore Riganti
Camillo Pilotto ...
Giacomo Mori
Ada Dondini ...
Antonia Mori
Bella Starace Sainati ...
La contessa Bianca Lotti
Anita Farra ...
Teresa Amholt
Luigi Pavese ...
Melchiorri
Carlo Lombardi ...
L'attore Mario Fulvi
Arturo Bragaglia ...
Il ragionere
Jacchi Gambino ...
Krick
Claudio Ermelli ...
Il cameriere Ottaviano
Giuseppe Pierozzi ...
Marini
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27 September 1941 (Italy)  »

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L'amante segreta - troppo bella  »

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Alida Valli battles valiantly against awful plot
24 March 2004 | by (Bath, England) – See all my reviews

This film typifies the white telephone dramas against which the post-war neo-realist films represent a reaction. Alida Valli shows potential, although she isn't helped by the stilted script. The film's depiction of the sole black character is the most interesting thing about it. Whilst it establishes that he is stupid and like a child (he allows himself to be tied to a tree by a small boy, then screams for help) and "back home" he used to eat people, the hero of the story states that "he is a lot less black than some of those (high society) people". Hardly risque stuff though, and the caricatural racism is typical of the Mussolini regime. 5/10.


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