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The Love Specialist (1958)
"La ragazza del palio" (original title)

 |  Comedy  |  1959 (USA)
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A Texan girl wins a quiz show jackpot, and uses her winnings for a trip to Italy. Her car breaks up near Siena where she meets a handsome Italian prince. He thinks that she must be rich, ... See full summary »

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Franca Valeri ...
Contessa Bernardi
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Mike
Teresa Pellati ...
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Tina Lattanzi ...
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Enrico Viarisio ...
Il zio di Piero
Nando Bruno ...
Papà ferrari
Ronaldo Bonacchi ...
Tino
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Nerio Bernardi
Enzo Biliotti
Giulio Calì
Federico Collino
Cristina De Angelis
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A Texan girl wins a quiz show jackpot, and uses her winnings for a trip to Italy. Her car breaks up near Siena where she meets a handsome Italian prince. He thinks that she must be rich, and she too believes he's loaded with cash, but they're both broke. The romance reaches its climax at the traditional Palio horse race where, after breaking up with the prince after learning that he bribed the rival jockey into throwing the race so that his horse could win, she fast-talks the rival horse's owner into letting her ride. Written by Vice-4

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