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    Unique ID Code: 0000051031
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    Added on: 5/7/2003 16:38
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    Conversation Piece (UK)

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    The explosive love story of two women who lead a professor into a complex sexual web
    Certificate: 18
    Running Time: 115 mins
    Retail Price: £17.99
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    In Luchino Visconti`s Conversation Piece, Burt Lancaster plays a retired American professor who lives alone in an ornate house. Into this well-ordered life comes a decadent matriarch (Silvana Mangano), her nubile teenage daughter, her husband, and her sometime-lover (Helmut Berger). They rent the upstairs apartment, and thus begins a series of intruiges, sexual involvements which provoke flashbacks of the professor`s life that reveal his relationships with his wife, Cardinale, and his mother, Sanda. The Professor exists between these two realities and rushes from one to the other with torment and hesitation...

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    Video Tracks:
    Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1

    Audio Tracks:
    Dolby Digital Stereo 2.0 English

    Directed By:
    Luchino Visconti

    Written By:

    Stefano Patrizi
    Claudia Marsani
    Silvana Mangano
    Helmut Berger
    Burt Lancaster

    Soundtrack By:
    Piero Tosi
    Yves Saint-Laurent
    Vera Marzot
    Franco Mannino

    Director of Photography:
    Pasqualino De Santis

    Ruggero Mastroianni

    Production Designer:
    Mario Garbuglia

    Giovanni Bertolucci

    Arrow Films

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