Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) | Release Date: June 25, 2010
Summary: Marietta is the gorgeous housekeeper to Don Cesare, the patriarch of a small Mediterranean coastal town. Lusted after by many men, including Francesco, the son of a local crime boss, Marietta has her own desires, consisting of the poor Enrico. Determined to secure the dowry that will enable her to marry Enrico, Marietta connives the men of the town by turning the tables on them using their own vicious drinking game which they call "The Law". (Oscilloscope Laboratories)
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Runtime: 114 min
Production: Titanus
Genres: Drama
Countries: France, Italy
Language: French
Director Credit
Jules Dassin Director
Writer Credit
Diego Fabbri Writer
Fran├žoise Giroud Dialogue
Jules Dassin Writer
Roger Vailland Novel "La Loi"
Cast Credit
Anna Arena Anna, Attilio's Wife
Anna Maria Bottini Maria
Bruno Carotenuto Balbo
Edda Soligo Giulia
Gianrico Tedeschi First Loafer
Gina Lollobrigida Marietta
Lidia Alfonsi Giuseppina
Luisa Rivelli Elvira
Marcello Mastroianni Enrico Tosso, The Engineer
Melina Mercouri Donna Lucrezia
Nino Vingelli Pizzaccio
Pierre Brasseur Don Cesare
Raf Mattioli Francesco Brigante
Vittorio Caprioli Attilio, The Inspector
Yves Montand Matteo Brigante
Producer Credit
Jacques Bar Producer
Maleno Malenotti Producer