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A depiction of 16th century courtesan, Veronica Franco, who - during the days of Venice''s glory - is spurned by her true love because she does not have a proper dowry to appease his family. With no other alternative, she becomes a courtesan, an occupation legally permitted to women of a certain rank. With her looks and wit, she quickly becomes the most sought after courtesan in Italy, but still cannot overcome the societal restrictions that keeps her apart from her true love.
Cast & Crew
|MPAA Ratings:||R||Premiere Info:|
|Release Date:||1998||Production Date:|
|Color/B&W:||Distributions Co:||WARNER BROS. PICTURES DISTRIBUTION (WBPD)|
|Sound:||Production Co:||New Regency Productions .....Production Company, Bedford Falls Company .....Production Company, L.A. Maddogs .....Production Company, Illusion Arts, Inc. .....Production Company, Open Films .....Production Company, Pacific Title & Art Studio .....Production Company, New London Consort .....Production Company, 20th Century Fox International .....Theatrical Distributor, Cts .....Theatrical Distributor, Warner Bros. Pictures International .....Theatrical Distributor, Ufd .....Theatrical Distributor, Hispano Foxfilms .....Theatrical Distributor, Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, 20th Century Fox .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Village Roadshow Limited (Australia) .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Samsung Corp .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor|
|Duration(mins):||Country:||United States (USA)|