The Conjugal Bed (1963 film)
|The Conjugal Bed|
|Directed by||Marco Ferreri|
|Produced by||Henryk Chrosicki|
|Written by||Marco Ferreri|
|Starring||Ugo Tognazzi, Marina Vlady|
|Music by||Teo Usuelli|
|Edited by||Lionello Massobrio|
A wealthy car dealer called Alfonso decides to get married with Regina, a devoted Catholic girl, introduced to him by a friend. After the wedding, she reveals having a strong sexual appetite but only aimed at conceiving a baby. After getting pregnant the bride loses any interest in Alfonso. He gets ill and dies just as the baby is born.
- "Festival de Cannes: The Conjugal Bed". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 25 February 2009.