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Wifemistress (1977)
"Mogliamante" (original title)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  27 October 1977 (Italy)
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Since her husband pronounced her frigid on her wedding night, Antonia DeAngelis has been an invalid. When he disappears, she believes him dead: she leaves her bed and takes over his ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Laura Antonelli ...
Antonia De Angelis
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Luigi De Angelis
Leonard Mann ...
Dr. Dario Favella
William Berger ...
Count Brandini
Gastone Moschin ...
Vincenzo
Olga Karlatos ...
Dr. Paola Pagano
Stefano Patrizi ...
Enrico, Clara's fiancé
Luigi Diberti ...
Lawyer
Enzo Robutti ...
Priest
Daniele Gabbai ...
Young official
Hélène Chanel ...
Landlady (as Helen Stoliaroff)
Paul Muller ...
Hotel concierge
Attilio Dottesio
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Head Doctor
Elsa Vazzoler ...
Teresa, the maid
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Since her husband pronounced her frigid on her wedding night, Antonia DeAngelis has been an invalid. When he disappears, she believes him dead: she leaves her bed and takes over his business, traveling to see clients. She discovers her husband's passions, his political writing, mistresses, and his indifference to the peasants on her family's land. She improves their lot, begins an affair with a young foreign doctor, and publishes her husband's writings. All this time, he's hiding from a murder charge in a house across the square. Amazed, he watches her become his sexual and social equal. After the police drop the murder charge, will he disappear, end his life, or rejoin her on new terms? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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An emotional experience!
12 August 1999 | by (netherlands) – See all my reviews

Although it was over ten years ago I saw this movie I can still remember it well. I regard it as one of the best movies I have ever seen! Sensual atmosphere, delicious lighting, vibrant colours and the very best in acting performance. Go see it if you can!


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