Woman of Straw

Woman of Straw

DVD - 2015
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Tyrannical but ailing tycoon Charles Richmond becomes obsessed with his attractive nurse, Maria. The nurse, in turn, falls in love with Charlesb2 smoney-hungry nephew, Anthony, who plots ways to gain control of his uncleb2ss fortune.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] :, [Publisher not identified],, [2015]
Edition: Widescreen
Branch Call Number: FIC Woman
Characteristics: video file,DVD video,rda
1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Audience: Not rated
Ontario Film Review Board - PG rating


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Oct 01, 2017

Very stylish, excellent suspense movie with wonderful actors. Highly recommended!

Oct 10, 2015

Excellent movie to see. Beautiful scenery and mansion located in Great Britain. Gina Lollobrigida plays a great actress in "A Woman of Straw". I have only seen her in another movie the "Trapeze" but she was very good in this movie

Aug 31, 2015

I agree with the DVD box when it states " A stylish and suspenseful thriller that is beautifully shot (in color) by the legendary cinematographer Otto Heller." "A Woman of Straw" stars Sean Connery, Gina Lollobrigida, Ralph Richardson and Alexander Knox. Basil Dearben, one of Britain's finest directors, keeps the movie suspenseful from beginning to end. Gina Lollobrigida never looked more beautiful and Sean Connery truly makes a tempting love affair. It is all wonderful and unpredictable. "Woman of Straw" is one of Britain's finest films and is not to be missed!

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