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Flesh Will Surrender (1947)
"Il delitto di Giovanni Episcopo" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  25 October 1950 (USA)
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Even if Giovanni Episcopo accuses himself of the murder of Giulio Wanzer, his real crime has in fact always been to be too good for his own good. Giovanni used to be a humble, mild-mannered... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Aldo Fabrizi ...
Roldano Lupi ...
Yvonne Sanson ...
Ginevra Canale
Ave Ninchi ...
Emilia Canale
Nando Bruno ...
Antonio
...
Doberti
Francesco De Marco ...
Canale
Amedeo Fabrizi ...
Ciro Episcopo
Lia Grani ...
Signora Adele
Maria Gonnelli ...
Santina
Gino Cavalieri ...
Il direttore dell'archivio
Gian Luca Cortese ...
Il marchese Aguti (as Luca Cortese)
Folco Lulli ...
Carlini
Diego Calcagno ...
Un amico (as Calcagno)
Mario Perrone ...
Un amico (as Perrone)
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Even if Giovanni Episcopo accuses himself of the murder of Giulio Wanzer, his real crime has in fact always been to be too good for his own good. Giovanni used to be a humble, mild-mannered government clerk whose life was turned upside down when he met Giulio, a notorious forger who at once set about manipulating the over-confident man. Giovanni did what he should never have done: he associated himself with the crook. Giulio soon laid hands on Giovanni's money, ruined his career and manhandled him into marrying his own mistress, the beautiful Ginevra. It was of course an unhappy marriage but Giovanni found a little solace when his son Ciro was born. Seven years later though, Wanzer resurfaced... Written by Guy Bellinger

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Alberto Lattuada is the son of Felice Lattuada, the film's composer and Amedeo Fabrizi the son of the film's star, Aldo Fabrizi. See more »

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