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The Possessed (1965)

La donna del lago (original title)
Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Mystery | 14 August 1965 (Italy)
A visitor arrives in a small Italian village looking for a woman. Residents tell him that she committed suicide but there's more to the mystery than they're letting on. Meanwhile, a strange woman walks by the lake.

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Giovanni Comisso (novel), Giulio Questi (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Complete credited cast:
Peter Baldwin ... Bernard, the writer
Salvo Randone ... Enrico
Valentina Cortese ... Irma
Pia Lindström ... Adriana (as Pia Lindstrom)
Pier Giovanni Anchisi Pier Giovanni Anchisi ... Photographer (as Piero Anchisi)
Ennio Balbo Ennio Balbo ... Coroner
Anna Maria Gherardi Anna Maria Gherardi ... Servant girl (as Anna Gherardi)
Bruno Scipioni Bruno Scipioni ... Tilde's father
Mario Laurentino Mario Laurentino ... Doctor (as Mario Laurentini)
Vittorio Duse
Philippe Leroy ... Mario
Virna Lisi ... Tilde
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A visitor arrives in a small Italian village looking for a woman. Residents tell him that she committed suicide but there's more to the mystery than they're letting on. Meanwhile, a strange woman walks by the lake.

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Language:

Italian

Release Date:

14 August 1965 (Italy) See more »

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Mono

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1.85 : 1
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Mystery on freeze lake!!
17 November 2018 | by elo-equipamentosSee all my reviews

The difining moment for a man looking for something in the past took him in a cold resort try to find a mystery woman that disappeared without a trace, a rare picture that to fill up more a mystery than a giallo, whatever be the genre don't really matter at all, the freeze atmosphere hook the anxious audience who knows what's coming to next, two false step is cleary noticed, a lack of more acting of Virna and the scene in the shore of lake, the last one specifically, a priceless fine moment to see Valentina Cortese once again who was a great italian actress in near past, above average mystery!!!

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First watch: 2018 / How many: 1 / Source: DVD / Rating: 8


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