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The Dolls (1965)

Le bambole (original title)
Four different facets of love Italian-style provide the basis of this episodic film.

Writers:

Rodolfo Sonego (screenplay), Rodolfo Sonego (story)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Virna Lisi ... Luisa (segment "La telefonata")
Nino Manfredi ... Giorgio (segment "La telefonata")
Alicia Brandet Alicia Brandet ... Armenia (segment "La telefonata")
Monica Vitti ... Giovanna (segment "La minestra")
John Karlsen ... Husband (segment "La minestra")
Orazio Orlando ... Richetto, amante (segment "La minestra")
De Simone De Simone ... Peppe (segment "La minestra")
Elke Sommer ... Ulla (segment "Il Trattato di Eugenetica")
Piero Focaccia Piero Focaccia ... Valerio (segment "Il Tratatto di Eugenetica")
Maurizio Arena Maurizio Arena ... Massimo (segment "Il Trattato di Eugenetica")
Gina Lollobrigida ... Beatrice (segment "Monsignor Cupido")
Jean Sorel ... Vincenzo (segment "Monsignor Cupido")
Akim Tamiroff ... Monsignor Arendi (segment "Monsignor Cupido")
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Camillo Milli Camillo Milli
Gianni Rizzo Gianni Rizzo ... Hotel Manager
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Storyline

Four different facets of love Italian-style provide the basis of this episodic film.

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Taglines:

Those sensational 'DOLLS'...Italian Style!

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

NC-17 | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

Italy | France

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

26 January 1965 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Doll that Took the Town See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Documento Film,Orsay Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Connections

Referenced in Carnaby, M.D. (1966) See more »

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Elke Sommer...hubba hubba
14 August 2005 | by lee_eisenbergSee all my reviews

My rating of 10/10 of course applies only if you're a horny teenage boy. Considering that the movie stars Elke Sommer, I probably don't need to explain the plot (the sexual exploits of a bunch of women). I can also note that Virna Lisi, Monica Vitti and Gina Lollobrigida co-star, and...you know something? Let me explain in the next paragraph.

The skin flicks of the 1960s were cool, but what they should have done in, say, 1966 was make one big movie starring Marcello Mastroianni, Dick Van Dyke, Audrey Hepburn, Steve McQueen, Sean Connery, Buck Henry, Tippi Hedren, Larry Hagman, Robert Reed, Elizabeth Montgomery, Tina Louise, Barbara Eden, Paul Naschy, Sophia Loren, Bob Denver, Connie Hines, Jack Nicholson, Natalie Wood, Elliott Gould, Elke Sommer, Faye Dunaway and Sandra Dee all having a big orgy (if you don't know who some of those people are, then shame on you*). I would have paid to see that kind of movie! *Just kidding! It's probably sort of weird that I know who every one of those individuals is! But I still would have paid to see that kind of movie.


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