Bitter Rice (Criterion Collection)
Vittorio Gassman, Silvana Mangano, Doris Dowling. This epic film from director Giuseppe De Santis recounts a most intriguing tale involving robbery, love and murder. A voluptuous rice field worker in Italy’s Po Valley falls for a small-time criminal who’s planning to steal the crop, when another young beauty joins the underpaid workers to avoid being captured by the police. In Italian with English subtitles. 1949/b&w/109 min/NR/fullscreen.
|Title:||Bitter Rice (Criterion Collection)|
|Genre:||Drama-Classics (Silent Films), Foreign-Italian|
|Starring:||Vittorio Gassman, Doris Dowling, Silvana Mangano|
|Attributes:||Full Frame, Special Edition, Restored|
|Run Time:||109 minutes|