5 Branded Women (1960)

Director
Martin Ritt

Main cast
Silvana Mangano; Jeanne Moreau; Vera Miles; Barbara Bel Geddes; Carla Gravina

Genres
War, Drama, History

Description
Yugoslav partisans grimly crop the hair of a village quintet of women believed to have consorted with the occupational Nazis. Four, for various reasons, have indeed - and their seducer is a lone, swaggering sergeant whom the partisans briskly emasculate. Escorted out of town by the sheepish Nazis, the forlorn ladies link up, patriotically and romantically, with a band of tough mountain guerrillas. Written by alfiehitchie


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