Cast & Crew
VIOLENCE: After spending a dull evening with boorish friends, Marco and Luisa leave the party. On their way home they are assaulted by a group of teenagers. Marco is attacked and restrained while Luisa is raped. They return home and pretend that nothing happened. LOVE: After a formal ball, a group of people dance sensually atop a bridge. One of the guests, Lucia, attempts suicide. In the hospital, she is comforted by the attractive Anna, who is aroused by Lucia's husband, Roberto. Lucia dies; and Roberto, who feels guilty because of his attentions to Anna, calls in vain to Lucia.
Erika Di Centa
Mauro Del Vecchio
Released in Italy in 1963 as Il mito. Alternative Italian title: La violenza e l'amore. Original episode titles: "La violenza" and "La solitudine." Also known as The Pushover.