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Teorema (1968)

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A strange visitor in a wealthy family. He seduces the maid, the son, the mother, the daughter and finally the father before leaving a few days after. After he's gone, none of them can ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Lucia, the mother
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Paolo, the father
Anne Wiazemsky ...
Odetta, the daughter
Laura Betti ...
Emilia, the servant
Andrés José Cruz Soublette ...
Pietro, the son
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Angelino - the Messenger
Carlo De Mejo ...
Boy
Adele Cambria ...
Emilia - the second servant
Luigi Barbini ...
Boy at the station
Giovanni Ivan Scratuglia ...
Second boy (as Ivan Scratuglia)
Alfonso Gatto ...
Doctor
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A strange visitor in a wealthy family. He seduces the maid, the son, the mother, the daughter and finally the father before leaving a few days after. After he's gone, none of them can continue living as they did. Who was that visitor ? Could he be God ? Written by Yepok

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There are only 923 words spoken in "Teorema" - but it says everything!

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7 September 1968 (Italy)  »

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| (cinema release) (1971)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Second part of Pier Paolo Pasolini's "Mythical Cycle" also including Oedipus Rex (1967), Porcile (1969) and Medea (1969). See more »

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Edited into Histoire(s) du cinéma: La monnaie de l'absolu (1998) See more »

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Over the top histrionics
27 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

A neurotic bourgeois family and their weird maid are visited by a divine Terrence Stamp who lounges around with his legs spread. Pasolini gives us lots of crotch shots. Every member of this messed up brood fall in love with Terrance. Then he leaves. Miracles happen. Funny miracles. and brooding and moaning and groaning and hysteria from the family. The maid levitates. I laughed.

Why does anyone take this seriously?


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