Michael is the younger son of a middle-class family, a strong-willed and free-thinking fellow, who is off in some distant country fighting for a revolutionary cause.

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Cast

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Mara Castorelli
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Adriana Vivanti
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Angelica Vivanti
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Osvaldo
Fabio Carpi ...
Fabio Colarosa
Marcella Michelangeli ...
Viola Vivanti
Isa Danieli ...
Livia
Alfonso Gatto ...
Padre Vivanti
Eriprando Visconti ...
Filippo
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Oreste
Adriana Innocenti ...
Matilde
Costantino Carrozza ...
marito di Livia
Alfredo Pea ...
cognato di Livia
Loredana Martinez ...
cugina di Mara (as Loredana Martínez)
Eleonora Morana ...
domestica di Colarosa
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Michael is the younger son of a middle-class family, a strong-willed and free-thinking fellow, who is off in some distant country fighting for a revolutionary cause.

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January 1978 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dear Michael  »

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