Movie House Memories

L’Avventura (1960)

Episode #10

Janus Films released L’avventura to theaters on March 4, 1961. Michelangelo Antonioni directed the film starring Gabriele Ferzetti, Monica Vitti, and Lea Massari.

‘L’avventura’ Plot Synopsis

In L’avventura, Anna is a wealthy Italian woman unsure of her feelings for her lover, Sandro. While on a yacht trip up the Sicily coast with some other upper-class friends including her best friend, Claudia, the group visits a deserted volcanic island. When the weather changes, they leave the island. However, Anna has vanished. Claudia, Sandro and another friend stay on the island during the night trying to find Anna, while the rest of the group returns. The next morning, the coast guard joins the search, but they do not find Anna either. Sandro and Claudia set out to search for Anna throughout Italy, and wind up falling in love along the way.

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Janus Films released L'avventura to theaters on March 4, 1961. Michelangelo Antonioni directs the film which stars Gabriele Ferzetti, Monica Vitti, and Lea Massari.

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