That Malicious Age (Italian: Quella etÃ maliziosa) is a 1975 Italian coming-of-age drama directed by Silvio Amadio. It features Nino Castelnuovo with Gloria Guida.
Napoleone (Castelnuovo) is an artist bored of his married life and applies to work as a gardener at a summer mansion. On his way to Elba, he meets an attractive teenage girl (Guida) who attempts to seduce him and when he gets to the mansion, he learns that she is Paola, his employers' daughter living with her mother (Anita Sanders) and stepfather (Silvio Amadio). The mother is soon attracted to Napoleone but he has a growing affection for Paola, fuelled by her flirtatious behavior and his passion eventually turns into violence against a mentally disturbed fisherman (Mimmo Palmara) courting Paola.
Gloria Guida as Paola
Nino Castelnuovo as Napoleone
Anita Sanders as Paola's mother
Mimmo Palmara as Fisher
Andrea Aureli as Adolfo, the writer
That Malicious Age at OFDb.de
Category:1975 romantic drama films Category:1975 films Category:Films directed by Silvio Amadio Category:Films set in the Mediterranean Sea Category:Films set in Tuscany Category:Films set on islands Category:Italian films Category:Italian coming-of-age drama films Category:Italian romantic drama films Category:Italian-language films Category:1970s coming-of-age drama films Category:Films scored by Roberto Pregadio