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Frivolous Lola (1998)

Monella (original title)
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.

Director:

Tinto Brass

Writers:

Tinto Brass (story), Carla Cipriani (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anna Ammirati Anna Ammirati ... Lola
Patrick Mower ... André
Max Parodi Max Parodi ... Masetto (as Mario Parodi)
Susanna Martinková Susanna Martinková ... Michelle
Antonio Salines Antonio Salines ... Pepè
Francesca Nunzi Francesca Nunzi ... Wilma
Vittorio Attene Vittorio Attene ... Ginetto
Laura Trotter ... Carmelina
Carlo Reali Carlo Reali ... Toni
Maurizio Prudenzi Maurizio Prudenzi ... Remo
Edith Rozanyai Edith Rozanyai ... Carla
Alberto Capone Alberto Capone ... Gildo
Serena Grandi ... Zaira
Mirella Zardo Mirella Zardo
Osiride Pevarello Osiride Pevarello
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Storyline

In 1950s rural Italy, seductively charming bride-to-be Lola has absolutely no intention of walking down the aisle as a spotless virgin, while on the other hand, her traditional bread-baker fiancé, Masetto, has other plans, dreaming of deflowering his chosen one not earlier than the night of their wedding. However, the girl is impatient, desirous and unsatisfied; Lola never misses a single opportunity flaunting her well-rounded smooth derrière atop her bicycle's leather saddle, while at the same time, her unrestrained tumultuous sexuality inflames the fervent and unappeased desires. Without a doubt, the untamed Lola surely knows what she wants, and she wants it now. Written by Nick Riganas

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Taglines:

The master of Erotica brings a young girl's desire to its heights. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian | French

Release Date:

29 January 1998 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Frivolous Lola See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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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 »

Quotes

Lola: A woman's juices are the best disinfectant.
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Soundtracks

In the Mood
Written by Wingy Manone, Andy Razaf and Joe Garland
Performed by Glenn Miller
Curci - Sony Music
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Frivolous fun
18 June 2007 | by kenjhaSee all my reviews

Typical soft-core Brass film has a plot as flimsy as the clothing worn by the leading lady but then plots are inconsequential in films like these. Although her acting is limited to giggles and pouts, Ammirati is an attractive and alluring presence as a vixen in heat whose boyfriend won't do the deed until they're married, causing her to throw herself at every man she meets. The central plot device is to create situations for Ammirati to remove her skivvies (to use them as emergency bandage for her bleeding beau, because they itch, just because...). Grandi, the well-endowed star of one of Brass's earlier films, plays Ammirati's mother, who also has a tendency to drop her knickers.


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