Theatrical Release Date: 01 Jan 1970
Home Ent. Release Date: 08 Jul 2007
Venice. 1866. After a night walking the empty streets of the ancient city together, a countess (Alida Valli, The Third Man) falls in love with an Austrian officer (Farley Granger, Strangers on A Train) and becomes his mistress. War breaks out and separates them until she eventually finds him again in the throes of battle against the Italians. Betraying both her principles and her cause, she tries to reform him with cruel and tragic consequences for them both… Directed by Italian legend Luchino Visconti, this a UK DVD premiere.