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Conversation Piece (1974)

R 06/23/1977 (US) DramaRomance 2h 1m


A retired professor of American origin lives a solitary life in a luxurious palazzo in Rome. He is confronted by a vulgar Italian marchesa and her lover, her daughter and her daughter's boyfriend, and forced to rent to them an apartment on the upper floor of his palazzo. From this point on his quiet routine is turned into chaos by his tenants' machinations, and everybody's life takes an unexpected but inevitable turn.

  1. Luchino Visconti

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Enrico Medioli

    Screenplay, Story

  3. Suso Cecchi d'Amico


Top Billed Cast

  1. Burt Lancaster

    Burt Lancaster


  2. Helmut Berger

    Helmut Berger

    Konrad Huebel

  3. Silvana Mangano

    Silvana Mangano

    Bianca Brumonti

  4. Claudia Marsani

    Claudia Marsani

    Lietta Brumonti

  5. Stefano Patrizi

    Stefano Patrizi


  6. Elvira Cortese


  7. Philippe Hersent

    Philippe Hersent


  8. Guy Tréjan

    Guy Tréjan

    Antique Dealer

  9. Jean-Pierre Zola

    Jean-Pierre Zola


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Conversation Piece
Conversation Piece

Original Title Gruppo di Famiglia in un Interno

Status Released

Original Language Italian

Budget -

Revenue -


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