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Death in Venice (1971)

PG 06/01/1971 (US) Drama 2h 10m

The celebrated story of a man obsessed by ideal beauty


Composer Gustav von Aschenbach travels to Venice for health reasons. There, he becomes obsessed with the stunning beauty of an adolescent Polish boy named Tadzio who is staying with his family at the same Grand Hôtel des Bains on the Lido as is Aschenbach.

  1. Luchino Visconti

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Thomas Mann


  3. Nicola Badalucco


Top Billed Cast

  1. Dirk Bogarde

    Dirk Bogarde

    Gustav von Aschenbach

  2. Björn Andrésen

    Björn Andrésen


  3. Silvana Mangano

    Silvana Mangano

    Tadzio's Mother

  4. Marisa Berenson

    Marisa Berenson

    Aschenbach's Wife

  5. Romolo Valli

    Romolo Valli

    Hotel Manager

  6. Nora Ricci

    Nora Ricci


  7. Mark Burns

    Mark Burns


  8. Carole André

    Carole André


  9. Leslie French

    Leslie French

    Travel Agent

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Death in Venice
Death in Venice

Original Title Morte a Venezia

Status Released

Original Language Italian

Budget -

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