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The Sunday Woman (1975)

La donna della domenica (original title)
Police commissioner Santamaria is investigating the murdering of the ambiguous architect Mr. Garrone. The investigations soon drive him into the Torino's high society. Santamaria suspect ... See full summary »

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Anna Carla Dosio
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Massimo Campi
Aldo Reggiani ...
Lello Riviera
Maria Teresa Albani ...
Virginia Tabusso
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Benito
Gigi Ballista ...
Vollero
Fortunato Cecilia ...
Nicosia (as Renato Cecilia)
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Garrone
Franco Nebbia ...
Bonetto
Lina Volonghi ...
Ines Tabusso
Pino Caruso ...
Police Commissioner De Palma
Mario Ferrero ...
Vittorio Dosio
Giuseppe Anatrelli ...
The Chief of Police
Antonio Orlando ...
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Police commissioner Santamaria is investigating the murdering of the ambiguous architect Mr. Garrone. The investigations soon drive him into the Torino's high society. Santamaria suspect Anna Carla and at the same time falls in love for her. Lello is the lover of Massimo, a homosexual platonic friend of Anna Carla. He is following another direction in order to find out the truth, and his results are confusing the Policeman. But another murdering happens... Written by 1felco

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The police have the victim, the weapon and the suspect. What they don't have is the Sunday Woman. See more »

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Followed by A che punto è la notte (1994) See more »

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Written by Mario Casacci, Alberto Ciambricco, Leonardo Cortese
Performed by Italo Janne
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A little masterpiece
14 October 2003 | by (Italy) – See all my reviews

"La donna della domenica" is an outstanding film, but one that is unlikely to be fully appreciated by non-Italians, most of whom might see it as a whodunnit of sorts. Its strength lies, instead, not just with its excellent cast, but also with the caustic way in which it describes Turin's high society: full of characters that, behind their apparent stylishness and elegance, betray a penchant for hypocrisy and an inability to look further than the conventional way in which they live.

It looks more like a comedy, and a well-written, witty one at that.


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