Artikelnummer 5223

VIOLENT SUMMER (1959) * with switchable English subtitles *

Valerio Zurlini Writers: Valerio Zurlini (story and screenplay), Suso Cecchi D'Amico (screenplay) | 1 more credit » Stars: Eleonora Rossi Drago, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Lilla Brignone

Summer 1943. While wealthy kids in the Riccione district of Rimini play around, the war is getting ever closer to them. One of them, Carlo Caremoli, has been ingenious in finding ways to avoid military service. One day at the beach, he meets Roberta, a war widow with a child. Roberta's mother warns the woman to avoid Carlo, but to her, he seems attentive and he's kind to her child. A romance develops, but within a few weeks, Roberta ends up risking everything. 

DVD-R is in Italian with switchable English subtitles. Approx. 97 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!

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