Woman of Straw, DVD



Sean Connery and Gina Lollobrigida star in this 1960s drama based on the novel by Catherine Arley.

When Anthony Richmond (Connery) learns of his wealthy uncle Charles (Ralph Richardson)'s ill-health, he plots a way to get his fortune after his death.

Employing attractive young nurse Maria (Lollobrigida) to care for Charles in his final days Anthony encourages his uncle to fall in love with and marry Maria.

As Anthony realises that he, too, is falling for Maria, a love triangle emerges and complications arise.


  • Format: DVD
  • Region: 2
  • Certification: (12)
  • EAN: 5019322634850
  • Catalogue number: 163485
  • Studio: Simply Home Entertainment
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  • Genre: Drama
  • Colour: Colour


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