The Lady Without Camelias

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The Lady Without Camelias ★★½ La Signora Senza Camelie 1953

A young woman is discovered by a film producer who casts her in a successful movie and eventually marries her. Convinced that she can sustain a career as a serious actress, the producer is dismayed by the job offers that come her way, usually of a sexually exploitive nature. What follows is a tragic decline for both. 106m/B VHS . IT Lucia Bose, Gino Cervi, Andrea Checchi, Ivan Desny, Alain Cuny; D: Michelangelo Antonioni; W: Michelangelo Antonioni, Suso Cecchi D'Amico; C: Enzo Serafin; M: Giovanni Fusco.

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