Bitter Rice

(1949)
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Overview

Francesca and Walter are two-bit criminals in Northern Italy, and, in an effort to avoid the police, Francesca joins a group of women rice workers. She meets the voluptuous peasant rice worker, Silvana, and the soon-to-be-discharged soldier, Marco. Walter follows her to the rice fields, and the four characters become involved in a complex plot involving robbery, love, and murder.

  1. Giuseppe De Santis

    Director, Screenplay, Story

  2. Carlo Musso

    Writer

  3. Corrado Alvaro

    Writer

  4. Gianni Puccini

    Screenplay

  5. Carlo Lizzani

    Screenplay

  6. Mario Monicelli

    Screenplay

  7. Ivo Perilli

    Writer

Facts

Original Title Riso amaro

Status Released

Release Information

  • September 18, 1950
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 48m

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