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Seduced and Abandoned (1964)
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Seduced and Abandoned (1964)
Original name: Sedotta e abbandonata
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film presents the tale of Agnese Ascalone, daughter of prominent miner Vincenzo Ascalone, and takes place in a small town in Sicily. Agnese is seduced by her sister Matilde's fiance, and has a tryst with him for which she confesses and tries to repent, only to be discovered by her mother and father. The film is a dark satire of Sicilian social customs and honor laws, and is very similar to Divorce, Italian Style.
Style: humorous, clever, biting, suspense, realistic, cynical, witty, neorealism, semi serious
Plot: pregnancy, satire, seduction, family relations, love triangle, parents and children, infidelity, family problems, dishonesty, unwanted pregnancy, hypocrisy, family tradition, disorder, family feud, manners, family in crisis, neo realism, dysfunctional family, abandonment, teenage love, vengeance, court, kidnapping, sister sister relationship, domestic violence ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: sicily, europe, italy, southern italy, sicily italy

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Divorce Italian Style (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A married Sicilian baron falls in love with his cousin and vows to wed her, but with divorce illegal he must concoct a crime of passion to do away with his wife.
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Plot: divorce, manipulation, infidelity, couple relations, forbidden love, family problems, crimes of passion, romance, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, crimes, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 18th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe, sicily italy
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Country: Italy, France
Duration: 150 min.
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, rome italy
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The Seduction of Mimi (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 121 min.
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Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
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Audience: girls' night
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Country: Italy
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