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Teresa the Thief (1973)

Teresa la ladra (original title)
Teresa Numa in Nardecchia, an orphan of a mother and daughter of a peasant and heartless Lazio peasant, then a war widow and a mother constantly looking for new jobs, she is often forced to steal in order to live.

Director:

Carlo Di Palma

Writers:

Dacia Maraini (novel), Agenore Incrocci (screenplay) (as Age) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Monica Vitti ... Teresa Numa
Stefano Satta Flores Stefano Satta Flores ... Ercoletto
Isa Danieli Isa Danieli ... Dina
Carlo Delle Piane ... Occhilustri
Michele Placido ... Tonino Santità
Valeriano Vallone Valeriano Vallone ... Sisto
Luciana Turina Luciana Turina ... Gianna
Anna Bonaiuto
Geraldine Hooper Geraldine Hooper
Nazzareno Natale Nazzareno Natale ... Federico
Denise Péron Denise Péron
Fiorenzo Fiorentini ... Alvaro - Ciancastorta
Christian Aligny Christian Aligny ... (as Christian Alegny)
Roberto Borelli Roberto Borelli ... (as Roberto Borrelli)
Armando Brancia
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Teresa Numa in Nardecchia, an orphan of a mother and daughter of a peasant and heartless Lazio peasant, then a war widow and a mother constantly looking for new jobs, she is often forced to steal in order to live.

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Plot Keywords:

based on novel | See All (1) »

Genres:

Comedy

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Country:

Italy | France

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

11 October 1973 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Teresa the Thief See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Italian censorship visa # 63218 delivered on 5-10-1973. See more »

Goofs

When in Livorno, a scene shot at Terrazza Mascagni shows a lot of TV antennas on the roofs of the houses and the Piazza Matteotti skyscraper. The action should be taking place in 1947, but TV broadcastings started in Italy in 1953 and the skyscraper was built in the late Sixties. See more »

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Features Waterloo Bridge (1940) See more »

Soundtracks

L'Internationale
Lyrics by Eugène Pottier (1871) Music by Pierre De Geyter
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