Malombra (1942 film)

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Directed by Mario Soldati
Written by Antonio Fogazzaro (novel)
Mario Bonfantini
Renato Castellani
Ettore Maria Margadonna
Mario Soldati
Starring Isa Miranda
Andrea Checchi
Irasema Dilián
Gualtiero Tumiati
Music by Giuseppe Rosati
Cinematography Massimo Terzano
Edited by Giovanni Paolucci
Gisa Radicchi Levi
Distributed by Lux Film
Release date
17 December 1942
Running time
135 minutes
Country Italy
Language Italian

Malombra is a 1942 Italian drama film directed by Mario Soldati and starring Isa Miranda, Andrea Checchi and Irasema Dilián. It is based on the novel Malombra by Antonio Fogazzaro,[1] which had previously been adapted into a 1917 silent film of the same title. It was made at Cinecittà with sets designed by Gino Brosio. It was produced by Riccardo Gualino's Lux Film.

The film is a gothic melodrama, set in the castle on the edge of Lake Como during the Nineteenth century.



  1. ^ Gundle p.139


  • Gundle, Stephen. Mussolini's Dream Factory: Film Stardom in Fascist Italy. Berghahn Books, 2013.

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