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The Wide Blue Road

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Music director  Carlo Franci
Country  France Italy West Germany Yugoslavia
7/10 IMDb

Genre  Drama, Romance
Duration  
Language  Italian
The Wide Blue Road movie poster
Director  Gillo Pontecorvo Maleno Malenotti
Release date  22 November 1957 (1957-11-22)
Writer  Franco Solinas (novel), Ennio De Concini (screenplay), Gillo Pontecorvo (screenplay), Franco Solinas (screenplay)
Directors  Gillo Pontecorvo, Maleno Malenotti
Screenplay  Gillo Pontecorvo, Franco Solinas, Ennio de Concini
Cast  Yves Montand (Giovanni Squarciò), Alida Valli (Rosetta, la moglie), Francisco Rabal (Salvatore), Umberto Spadaro (Gaspare Puggioni, 1st Coast Guard Officer), Terence Hill (Renato)
Similar movies  Fisherman movies, Yves Montand movies, Dramas

The Wide Blue Road (Italian: La grande strada azzurra ) is a 1957 Italian romance drama film directed by Gillo Pontecorvo and Maleno Malenotti.

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Plot

The story follows the harsh rugged life of a poor fisherman on a small island off the Dalmatian coast of Italy. In a desperate effort to improve the lives of his family he begins to fish illegally using bombs instead of relying on nets. However this method invokes the hatred of the other fishermen and finally results in tragedy.

Cast

  • Alida Valli: Rosetta
  • Yves Montand: Squarciò
  • Francisco Rabal: Salvatore
  • Umberto Spadaro: Marshal
  • Peter Carsten: Rivo
  • Federica Ranchi: Diana
  • Terence Hill: Renato
  • References

    The Wide Blue Road Wikipedia
    The Wide Blue Road IMDb The Wide Blue Road themoviedb.org


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