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Frivolous Lola (1998)

Monella (original title)
Set in the 1950s Italian countryside, the film tells the story of Lola and Masetto, a young couple whose views on premarital sex differ drastically.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anna Ammirati ...
Lola
Patrick Mower ...
André
Max Parodi ...
Masetto (as Mario Parodi)
Susanna Martinková ...
Michelle
Antonio Salines ...
Pepè
Francesca Nunzi ...
Wilma
Vittorio Attene ...
Ginetto
Laura Trotter ...
Carmelina
Carlo Reali ...
Toni
Maurizio Prudenzi ...
Remo
Edith Rozanyai ...
Carla
Alberto Capone ...
Gildo
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Zaira
Mirella Zardo
Osiride Pevarello
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Storyline

The story takes place in northern Italy in the 1950's. Lola and Masetto are about to get married. Masetto wants to keep Lola as a virgin until they are married. But Lola is impatient to remain in chastity until the wedding night. She wants to be sure that Masetto is a good lover, before she commits herself into marriage. She does everything to trick Masetto into breaking the moral tradition. Written by Sandis-2

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Trivia

Tinto Brass met his leading lady, Anna Ammirati, when he accidentally crashed his car into her as she was bicycling. Though she was unharmed, Anna jokingly told Tinto that unless he cast her in his latest film, she would report him to the police. See more »

Quotes

Lola: A woman's juices are the best disinfectant.
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Soundtracks

Vorrei Sapere Perché
Written by Lucio Fulci, Piero Vivarelli and Adriano Celentano
Performed by Mina
Sugar Music - Carosello
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Frivolous fun
18 June 2007 | by See all my reviews

Typical soft-core Brass film has a plot as flimsy as the clothing worn by the leading lady but then plots are inconsequential in films like these. Although her acting is limited to giggles and pouts, Ammirati is an attractive and alluring presence as a vixen in heat whose boyfriend won't do the deed until they're married, causing her to throw herself at every man she meets. The central plot device is to create situations for Ammirati to remove her skivvies (to use them as emergency bandage for her bleeding beau, because they itch, just because...). Grandi, the well-endowed star of one of Brass's earlier films, plays Ammirati's mother, who also has a tendency to drop her knickers.


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