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Bitter Rice (1949)

16 09/18/1950 (US) Drama 1h 48m

An earthy drama of human passions among women rice workers in the Po Valley.

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

    Screenplay, Director, Story

  2. Carlo Lizzani

    Screenplay

  3. Mario Monicelli

    Screenplay

  4. Gianni Puccini

    Screenplay

  5. Ivo Perilli

    Writer

  6. Corrado Alvaro

    Writer

  7. Carlo Musso

    Writer

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Bitter Rice
Bitter Rice

Original Title Riso amaro

Status Released

Original Language Italian

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