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The Flesh (1991)

La carne (original title)
A beautiful film which is basically about a man, a piano player, who meets and falls in love with a beautiful and voluptuous woman, who, by some strange procedure, leaves the man unable to ... See full summary »

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Marco Ferreri
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sergio Castellitto ... Paolo
Francesca Dellera ... Francesca
Philippe Léotard ... Nicola
Farid Chopel Farid Chopel ... Aldo
Petra Reinhardt Petra Reinhardt ... Giovanna
Gudrun Gundelach Gudrun Gundelach ... Nicola's wife (as Gudrun Gundlach)
Nicoletta Boris Nicoletta Boris ... Padrone del bar
Clelia Piscitelli Clelia Piscitelli ... (as Clelia Piscitello)
Elena Wiedermann Elena Wiedermann
Sonia Topazio Sonia Topazio
Fulvio Falzarano Fulvio Falzarano
Pino Tosca Pino Tosca
Eleonora Cecere Eleonora Cecere ... figlia de Paolo
Matteo Ripaldi Matteo Ripaldi
Daniele Fralassi Daniele Fralassi
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A beautiful film which is basically about a man, a piano player, who meets and falls in love with a beautiful and voluptuous woman, who, by some strange procedure, leaves the man unable to move but with a permanent priapism! After some time he becomes sick of it and she relieves his paralysis. Eventually she gets bored and decides to leave, but he can't take it because he loves her... Written by Andrew Doherty <9319646@ul.ie>

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

21 August 1991 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

A Carne See more »

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Production Co:

M.M.D. See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (Technicolor)
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Trivia

Paolo Villaggio turned down the main role at the suggestion of producer Vittorio Cecchi Gori. See more »

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Innuendo
Written by Freddie Mercury
Performed by Queen
Courtesy of Hollywood Records
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Some fairy tale from 18th century.
1 January 2019 | by alexferdman-98602See all my reviews

No, I didn't like flick at all. Producer steadily avoid reality of men's life. In reality men don't kill females because they love them as they happy not to jerk off all the time--this point completely missing. Yes, main chick looks pretty good though we see nothing but producer's sex knowledge is about zero.


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