Marriage Italian Style

New South Wales: Embassy Pictures, 1964. Vintage borderless photograph of Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni and Vittorio De Sica on the set of the 1964 film. With holograph annotations on the verso.

Based on the 1964 play by Eduardo De Filippo titled "Filumena Marturano." Set during and immediately after World War II in Naples, Italy. Filumena (Sophia Loren) is a prostitute who eventually moves in with Domenico (Marcello Mastroianni), a wealthy businessman and one of her long time johns. She is expected to care for his aging mother, but after he plans to marry a younger woman, Filumena feigns her own illness to persuade him to marry her and father her children, one of which she had by him, but he does not know which one. Nominated for two Academy Awards.

5 x 7 inches. Near Fine.


[Book #144494]

Price: $300.00