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Captain Carey, U.S.A. (1950)

Webb Carey returns to Orta, near Milan, to find out who betrayed his World War II O.S.S. team and caused the death of several villagers. His old love Julie, whom he thought dead at the ... See full summary »

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Baron Rocco de Greffi
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Dr. Lunati
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Countess Francesca de Cresci
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Count Carlo de Cresci
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Luigi
Luis Alberni ...
Sandro
Angela Clarke ...
Serafina
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Manfredo Acuto
Paul Lees ...
Frank
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Nancy
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Pietro (as Rusty Tamblyn)
Virginia Farmer ...
Angelina
David Leonard ...
Blind Musician
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Webb Carey returns to Orta, near Milan, to find out who betrayed his World War II O.S.S. team and caused the death of several villagers. His old love Julie, whom he thought dead at the hands of the Nazis, is alive and married to the Barone. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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The song "Mona Lisa" is the first song to win an Oscar for Best Song that was not sung in English. See more »

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Song "Mona Lisa" Memorable -- Movie Forgettable
19 April 2003 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

Mona Lisa deservedly won the Academy Award for Best Song. And Celia Lovesky makes a marvelous Contessa in the center of the intrigue being investigated by Ladd. But, the film moves unbearably slowly in its middle, and the chemistry between Ladd and Hendrix is zilch. Overall, it's just another postwar intrigue film.


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