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Commedia sexy all'italiana (1962-1983)

by ExperimentoFilm
Commedia sexy all'italiana (1962-1983) by ExperimentoFilm
“These women ‘disturbed’ the dreams of our early adolescence. The films were broadcast on late-night TV. They were fun, first of all. Trashy, too. But they also showed uninhibited beautiful women. Perhaps for kids like me they were the first visions of the naked body of a woman. :) My favorite from that period was definitely Edwige Fenech. So beautiful and erotic. But today I would say the b-side of Nadia Cassini; the statuesque body of Anna Maria Rizzoli; the explosive shapeliness of Donatella Damiani. Today Gloria Guida is still a pretty woman, and the same goes for Carmen Russo, until a few years ago. But the most interesting and sad… Read more

“These women ‘disturbed’ the dreams of our early adolescence. The films were broadcast on late-night TV. They were fun, first of all. Trashy, too. But they also showed uninhibited beautiful women. Perhaps for kids like me they were the first visions of the naked body of a woman. :) My favorite from that period was definitely Edwige Fenech. So beautiful and erotic. But today I would say the b-side of Nadia Cassini; the statuesque body of Anna Maria Rizzoli; the explosive shapeliness of Donatella Damiani. Today Gloria Guida is still a pretty woman, and the same goes for Carmen Russo, until a few years ago. But the most interesting and sad story is that of Lilli Carati. Beautiful, a little wild and very, very unfortunate. She died in October at the age of just 58. Maybe one of my favourite commedia of the Seventies could also be part of the list: To Be Twenty.”
- Ale/M in interview (March 2015)

directors
Pasquale Festa Campanile
Luciano Salce
Sergio Martino
Mariano Laurenti
Michele Massimo Tarantini
Marino Girolami

actresses
Virna Lisi
Edwige Fenech
Barbara Bouchet
Orchidea de Santis
Femi Benussi
Agostina Belli
Marisa Mell
Laura Antonelli
Gloria Guida
Donatella Damiani
Lilli Carati
Anna Maria Rizzoli
Nadia Cassini
Carmen Russo

actors
Lando Buzzanca
Lino Banfi
Pippo Franco
Alvaro Vitali
Renzo Montagnani
Lino Toffolo
Carlo Giuffrè
Enrico Montesano
Gianfranco D’Angelo
Johnny Dorelli
Enzo Cannavale
Bombolo

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