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Ava Gardner, la gitane d'Hollywood: les années espagnoles de la Comtesse aux Pieds Nus (2018)

Explores the life of actress Ava Gardner and her decision to leave America for Spain.

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Sergio Mondelo
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Credited cast:
Jesús García de Dueñas Jesús García de Dueñas ... Himself - Film historian
Ava Gardner ... Herself (archive footage)
Nieves Herrero Nieves Herrero ... Herself - Author
Silvia Marsó ... Herself - Comedian
Frédéric Martinez Frédéric Martinez ... Himself - Author
Anna Mouglalis ... Ava Gardner (voice)
Mickey Rooney ... Himself (archive footage)
Frank Sinatra ... Himself (archive footage)
Antoine Sire Antoine Sire ... Himself - Author
Philippe Spiteri Philippe Spiteri ... (voice)
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Explores the life of actress Ava Gardner and her decision to leave America for Spain.

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

19 June 2018 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Ava Gardner, The Gipsy of Hollywood See more »

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This documentary first aired on TCM on August 8, 2019, part of "Summer Under the Stars" tribute to Ava Gardner. See more »

Goofs

The narrator in the English version mispronounces the name of the composer Richard Wagner as if it was an English name (as in Robert Wagner), rather than German. He also mutilates "Cinecittá", and puts the accent on the wrong syllable. See more »

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Features The Barefoot Contessa (1954) See more »

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Not recommended watching-Read her Autobiography
10 September 2019 | by carsal7See all my reviews

I bought her autobiography in 1991 and still use it as a reference from time to time. I do not understand the reason for this horrible production. The commentators lend zero expertise or knowledge of the subject matter. Give me facts and I will form my own opinion. I agree with the previous reviewer about the nasty vindictive nature of this program. Ben Mankiewicz said on TCM that this was the first time ever to air on this channel. I would be surprised if Turner Classic Movies ever showed it again. Awful, just awful.


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