A fairy tale of the misadventures of a beautiful but temperamental Neapolitan peasant, Isabella, when she meets the ill- tempered Spanish Prince Rodrigo Ferrante y Davalos. The King of Spain has ordered Rodrigo to choose a wife among seven Italian Princesses, but he is smitten by the lowly peasant.

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  1. Francesco Rosi

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Raffaele La Capria


  3. Giuseppe Patroni Griffi


  4. Tonino Guerra


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  1. Sophia Loren

    Sophia Loren

    Isabella Candeloro

  2. Omar Sharif

    Omar Sharif

    Prince Rodrigo Fernandez

  3. Georges Wilson

    Georges Wilson

    Jean-Jacques Bouché 'Monzu'

  4. Leslie French

    Leslie French

    Frère Giuseppe da Copertino

  5. Dolores del Río

    Dolores del Río

    la Reine Mère

  6. Marina Malfatti

    Marina Malfatti

    Olimpia Capce Latro, princess Altamura

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Original Title C'era una volta

Status Released

Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 44m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • October 31, 1967



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