Blu-ray Release: Appassionata

Blu-ray Release Date: May 10, 2016
Price: Blu-ray $29.95
Studio: Twilight Time

The 1974 Italian film Appassionata tells the erotic tale of a young woman (an extremely nubile Ornella Muti) who attempts to take control of her own sexual destiny – and damn the consequences.

 Ornella Muti in Appassionata

Ornella Muti in Appassionata

Directed by Gianluigi Calderone, the film also features Gabriele Ferzetti (The Night Porter) and international star Valentina Cortese (Day for Night).

Appassionata is highlighted by a score from composer Piero Piccioni (The Light at the Edge of the World, Swept Away), which is presented on this Twilight Time release as an isolated score track.

As supplier Twilight Time prints up only 3,000 copies of each title, be sure to head over to the Twilight Time site or that of distributor Screen Archives NOW so you can put in your prebook order!

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Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.