Swept Away…

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Swept Away… ★★★ Swept Away…By an Unusual Destiny in the Blue Sea of August 1975 (R)

A rich and beautiful Milanese woman is shipwrecked on a desolate island with a swarthy Sicilian deck hand, who also happens to be a dedicated communist. Isolated, the two switch roles, with the wealthy woman dominated by the crude proletarian. Sexy and provocative. Italian with subtitles. 116m/C VHS, DVD . IT Giancarlo Giannini, Mariangela Melato; D: Lina Wertmuller; W: Lina Wertmuller; C: Julio Battiferri; M: Piero Piccioni.