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Favola crudele (1991)

| Adventure, Drama | 1991 (USA)
It is the story of a terrorist who manages to escape during a transfer by sea and lands on a remote desert island where there is a large mansion inhabited by a little girl about 9 years old a girl of 18 and their housekeeper.

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Roberto Leoni

Writers:

Roberto Leoni (screenplay), Roberto Leoni (story)
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Credited cast:
John Savage ... Roy Kramer
Mirella Banti Mirella Banti ... Beatrice
Claudia Gerini ... Martina
Jenai Ricci Jenai Ricci ... Angelica
Lucio Rosato Lucio Rosato ... Policeman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bruno Burbi Bruno Burbi
Alberto Capone Alberto Capone
Rodolfo Corsato
Giuseppe Mauro Cruciano
Roberto Gandini Roberto Gandini
Maria Grazia Nazzari Maria Grazia Nazzari
Cosimo Sferra Cosimo Sferra
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9-nine year-old Angelica lives with her sister Beatrice and her nanny Martina on a desert island and wishes she could have a handsome prince to play with. Not far from the island, a terrorist named Roy escapes while being transported between two prisons by boat. Together with the policeman he is handcuffed to, he is found by Angelica, who takes care of him, sure that he is her "handsome prince". The policeman falls into the sea and Beatrice and Martina die after strange accidents. Roy finally realizes that Angelica has killed them so that she can be alone with her "handsome prince". He trips and gets knocked out, and when he wakes up he finds he is bound and gagged. He meets an unpleasant fate. Written by lament

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Country:

Italy

Language:

English

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1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cruel Fable See more »

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Excellent.
16 March 2019 | by alexferdman-98602See all my reviews

Very simple movie, excellent music, excellent plot, chicks hot and on a top of cake my favored D'Amato connected somehow. In addition its politically charged, in English, main male character fit role perfectly and you can read flick's description on website. Too bad my other favored Helene Shirley not participating.


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