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
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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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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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Frivolous Lola  »

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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 »

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Lola: A woman's juices are the best disinfectant.
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La Panse
Performed by Renato Carosone
(p) & © 1998 GDM Music srl
Sony Music Entertainment Italy S.p.A.
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An erotic comedy at its best
19 October 2002 | by See all my reviews

Monella is wonderful erotic comedy about a couple getting married. The story takes place in northern Italy in the 1950´s. Lola and Masetto is 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. Anna Ammirati is doing a wonderful interpretation of Lolas character. It´s easy to fall for her charm. The film is also aesthetical with the beautiful environment, the heat between the characters, and the camera light on Anna Ammiratis irresistible body.


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