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Storia di Piera (1983)

This erotic drama about the incestuous relationship of a mother and daughter is based on the autobiography of Italian theater actress Piera Degli Esposti.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Piera / Daughter
... Eugenia / Mother
... Lorenzo / Father
Angelo Infanti ... Tito / Giasone / actor playing Jason
Tanya Lopert ... Elide / Family friend
... Piera / bambina / Teen
Renato Cecchetto
Maurizio Donadoni ... Massimo
Aïché Nana ... La veggente / Midwife (as Aiché Nanà)
Girolamo Marzano
Lidia Montanari ... Centomila Lire
... Giovane levatrice / young midwife
Marina Zanchi
Elisabetta Ambrosini
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This erotic drama about the incestuous relationship of a mother and daughter is based on the autobiography of Italian theater actress Piera Degli Esposti.

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Mi corazon
Composed by Pierino Codevilla
Performed by Renato Angiolini
Courtesy of Suvini-Zerboni
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Total Complete Absolute Disaster
21 February 2002 | by See all my reviews

Piera's story is that of a young girl whose sexual awakening is not only tolerated but actively encouraged by her parents, with whom she seems to have some kind of an incestuous relationship. The disturbing subject matter is not what is wrong with this film, though. This is a film with loose scenes, no discernible plot, secondary characters that appear and disappear at random, nonsensical dialogue... Hey, if you want to challenge our morals by showing mother and daughter kissing naked on the beach that's fine, but try to do it in a way that is watchable. I will never forgive myself for not following my impulse of leaving after 15 minutes.


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