Release date1949 (1949) (Italy)
April 1949 (1949-04) (UK)
September 15, 1949 (1949-09-15) (US) WriterDorothy Hope, Dudley Leslie, Aimee Stuart, Akos Tolnay, Bruno Valeri CastPhyllis Calvert, Michael Rennie, Tullio Carminati Similar moviesRelated Ladislao Vajda movies
Golden Madonna is a 1949 Italian/British drama film directed by Luigi Carpentieri and Ladislao Vajda and starring Phyllis Calvert, Tullio Carminati and Michael Rennie. It is considered a lost film and is on the BFI 75 Most Wanted list. Filmed on location, a group of original negatives and contact prints taken by Francis Goodman are in the possession of London's National Portrait Gallery.
A young British woman who owns a villa in Italy offends the village she lives in by throwing away a sacred painting that they consider lucky and protector of the community. To redeem herself she goes out in search to try to recover it.