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La Romana Details

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La Romana (Women of Rome) is a worthwhile early starring vehicle for Gina Lollobrigida. "La Lollo" plays a young woman who is strong-armed into a modelling career by her ambitious mother. Before long, she discovers that there's a lot more money to be had if she sells her body rather than merely putting it on display. Of the many men in her life, Lollobrigida truly loves only one, but doesn't realize this until it's too late. American prints of La Romana were heavily trimmed to avoid the steamier passages, but Lollobrigida's star quality comes through loud and clear. The film was adapted by director Luigi Zampa from a novel by Alberto Moravia. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Crew

Luigi Zampa
Director
Luigi Zampa
Screenwriter
Alberto Moravia
Book Author
Alberto Moravia
Screenwriter
Ennio Flaiano
Screenwriter
Giorgio Bassani
Screenwriter
Enzo Serafin
Cinematographer
Franco Mannino
Composer (Music Score)
Eraldo Da Roma
Editor
Flavio Mogherini
Art Director
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