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The black orchid

Author: Joseph StefanoCarlo PontiMarcello GirosiMartin RittSophia LorenAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, [2004]
Series: Widescreen DVD collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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After mobsters murder her husband, Rose Bianco works long hours making artificial flowers, to support herself and her son. Some suspect that Rose's demand for a lavish lifestyle pushed her husband to a life of crime, and they blame her for his death. Widower Frank Valente is attracted to Rose, and must convince her that real love exists. He must also deal with his own daughter, who has her own reasons for opposing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Romantic comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Stefano; Carlo Ponti; Marcello Girosi; Martin Ritt; Sophia Loren; Anthony Quinn; Peter Mark Richman; Ina Balin; Robert Burks; Howard Smith; Alessandro Cicognini; Paramount Pictures Corporation.
ISBN: 0792197283 9780792197287
OCLC Number: 56388919
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1958.
Credits: Director of photography, Robert Burks ; editor, Howard Smith ; music score, Alessandro Cicognini.
Cast: Sophia Loren, Anthony Quinn, Mark Richman, Ina Balin.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital mono.
Series Title: Widescreen DVD collection.
Other Titles: Black orchid (Motion picture : 1958)
Responsibility: a Paramount Picture ; written by Joseph Stefano ; produced by Carlo Ponti and Marcello Girosi ; directed by Martin Ritt.

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After mobsters murder her husband, Rose Bianco works long hours making artificial flowers, to support herself and her son. Some suspect that Rose's demand for a lavish lifestyle pushed her husband to a life of crime, and they blame her for his death. Widower Frank Valente is attracted to Rose, and must convince her that real love exists. He must also deal with his own daughter, who has her own reasons for opposing his marriage to Rose.

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