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The Battle of the Villa Fiorita (1965)

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The Villa Fiorita is set on the banks of an Italian lake. The battle is for the mother of 2 children who having fallen in love with an Italian composer and concert pianist leaves her husband to go and live with him in his lakeside villa. Her children however follow her there from the UK and gang-up with her lover's daughter to try & get their mother back. Written by Anonymous

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The battle of the children to rescue their mother from her Italian love affair.

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3 September 1965 (Finland)  »

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Affair at the Villa Fiorita  »

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According to Maureen O'Hara in her memoirs Tis Herself, she was very disappointed by the may the camera man filmed her. According to her, it was because, before the shooting, there was a soccer match between Italian and English cast and crew members and she supported the Italians instead the English. See more »

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When Lorenzo goes to report the disappearance of the children to the police, the road along the waterfront that he drives on is wet, but the roads in the background are dry. See more »

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Michael: All down the roses!
[after one of the kids vomits]
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The good old days
3 April 1999 | by (NYC) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie as a teenager when it came out. Typical of its time and genre. Two kids go alone across Europe to bring their mom, who has left dad for new man, back to dad. Great scenery. O K young teenager travel adventure fantasy. O'Hara and Brazzi OK but film stolen by kids. A young Olivia Hussey prior to her starting in Romeo and Juliet. The result of their attempt is in keeping with the morals of its time.


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