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Il viale della speranza (1953)

Joys and disappointments of three young girls who dreaming of making a career in film: Luisa has talent and triumphs; Franca tries to seduce a producer, however no artistic skills, Giuditta... See full summary »

Director:

Dino Risi

Writers:

Franco Cannarozzo, Gino De Santis (as Gino De Sanctis) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Cosetta Greco ... Luisa
Marcello Mastroianni ... Mario (as Marcello Mastrojanni)
Liliana Bonfatti Liliana Bonfatti ... Giuditta
Piera Simoni Piera Simoni ... Franca
Pietro De Vico Pietro De Vico ... Tonio
Nerio Bernardi ... Franci
Gisella Monaldi Gisella Monaldi ... Titina
Corrado Pani ... Roberto Franzi
Arrigo Basevi Arrigo Basevi ... Armando Falcioni
Alessandro Fersen Alessandro Fersen ... Director Gabelli
Achille Majeroni ... Mineroni (as Achille Maieroni)
Bianca Maria Fusari Bianca Maria Fusari ... Stefania
Terence Hill ... (as Girolamo Girotti)
Carlo Hintermann Carlo Hintermann ... The Swiss Producer
Nino Marchetti Nino Marchetti ... Executive at 'Olmo Film'
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Storyline

Joys and disappointments of three young girls who dreaming of making a career in film: Luisa has talent and triumphs; Franca tries to seduce a producer, however no artistic skills, Giuditta, the most inexperienced and naive, will have to choose between the dream of cinema and the reality of a marriage.

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

17 July 1957 (Portugal) See more »

Also Known As:

La senda de la esperanza See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Mambretti Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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