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List of Pier Angeli Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Angry Silence (1960)
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The Angry Silence
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Factory worker Tom Curtis burdened by financial stress, refuses to take part in an unnecessary factory strike organized by activist Travers and masterminded by shop steward Bert Connolly. Because of this, his life is changed forever as he is named a scab and faces reprisals from many parties. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Anna Curtis
Director:
Guy Green
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Attenborough, Oliver Reed, Bernard Lee, Alfred Burke
2. Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)
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Somebody Up There Likes Me
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2

Rocky Graziano, who had a difficult childhood, makes a career in crime. He frequently run in prisons and detention centres, and there too he is unruly. Once out, he takes up boxing to earn quick money. He quickly realises his potential in the ring and fights odds to become a champion.

As:
Cast
Role:
Norma
Director:
Robert Wise
Genres:
Sport, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Paul Newman, Robert Duvall, Sal Mineo, Steven McQueen, Harold J. Stone, Eileen Heckart, Everett Sloane
3. The Story of Three Loves (1953)
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The Story of Three Loves
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This technicolour anthology film presents three stories narrated by three passengers on board a cruiser. The relationship between a ballet choreographer and a ballerina with a heart condition is featured in the first. In the second, a boy miraculously converts into a young man and charms his governess. In the third, a failed trapeze artist along with a suicidal woman perform a daring circus act. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Nina Burkhardt (segment "Equilibrium")
Genres:
Romance, Fantasy, Music, Drama
4. Tomorrow Is Too Late (1950)
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Tomorrow Is Too Late
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This Italian drama film revolves around the innocent romance between a teenage boy and a girl, which is threatened by some of the staff in their school.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mirella Giusti (as Anna M. Pierangeli)
Director:
Léonide Moguy
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lois Maxwell, Vittorio De Sica, Gabrielle Dorziat, Gino Leurini
5. Merry Andrew (1958)
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Merry Andrew
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2

Unconventional teacher, Andrew Larabee, decides to travel to ancient ruins in Sussex to unearth a statue. This will allow him to marry his fiancée Letitia. He finds a traveling circus on the site and becomes a part of their comedic act. Then he falls in love with circus performer, Selena, and must decide what he wants from life. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Selena Gallini
Director:
Michael Kidd
Genres:
Romance, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Danny Kaye, Salvatore Baccaloni, Noel Purcell, Robert Coote
6. Battle of the Bulge (1965)
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Battle of the Bulge
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Set in 1944, this historical war drama film takes us back to the time of the Second World War, and it surrounds the allied army’s invasion of Germany through the point of view of an American intelligence officer as well as a of a German tank commander.

As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Annakin
Genres:
History, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Charles Bronson, Henry Fonda, Telly Savalas, Robert Ryan, Ty Hardin, Dana Andrews
7. Every Bastard a King (1968)
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Every Bastard a King
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As:
Cast
Role:
Eileen
Director:
Uri Zohar
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
William Berger, Yehoram Gaon, Oded Kotler, Ori Levy
8. Domani è un altro giorno (1951)
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Domani è un altro giorno
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Luisa
Director:
Léonide Moguy
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Laura Gore, Aldo Silvani, Anna Maria Ferrero, Arnoldo Foà
9. Teresa (1951)
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Teresa
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2

While stationed in Italy during WWII, American soldier Phillip Cass meets and marries Italian Teresa Russo. When his bride arrives in America, the newlyweds share apartment with Phillip’s family, which challenges the bond between the couple. Besides, Phillip’s overbearing and possessive mother refuses to make things easier for Teresa. Consequently, the couple drifts apart, but arrival of a baby brings back happiness. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Teresa Russo
Director:
Fred Zinnemann
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Wagner, Lee Marvin, Rod Steiger, Peggy Ann Garner, Ralph Meeker, Lee Marvin
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer - Female
10. Flame and the Flesh (1954)
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Flame and the Flesh
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lisa
Director:
Richard Brooks
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lana Turner, Bonar Colleano, Charles Goldner, Carlos Thompson
11. SOS Pacific (1959)
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SOS Pacific
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2

A seaplane develops a problem and is forced to make an emergency water-landing near a Pacific island. The plane’s desperate passengers brave the waters to reach the deserted island. As they find tethered farm-animals, and a lead-lined bunker with measuring instruments and cameras set for filming, the passengers realize that they are at the site of a nuclear bomb testing, to be detonated soon. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Teresa
Director:
Guy Green
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Richard Attenborough, Eddie Constantine, John Gregson, Eva Bartok
12. The Devil Makes Three (1952)
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The Devil Makes Three
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2

Captain Jeff meets the only surviving daughter of a family that saved him many years ago. She works as a nightclub hostess and despises Americans. Regardless, they begin dating, but soon it seems that she is part of an underground Nazi group.

As:
Cast
Role:
Wilhelmina (Willie) Lehrt
Director:
Andrew Marton
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Romance
Star Cast:
Gene Kelly, Richard Rober, Richard Egan, Claus Clausen
13. Meet Me in Las Vegas (1956)
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Meet Me in Las Vegas
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Yearly, rancher Chuck Rodwell travels to Las Vegas for gambling, but invariably ends up losing. Maria Corvier is the ballet-dancer at ‘Sand’s’ where Chuck discovers that she is lucky for him as he wins whenever he holds her hands. Aspiring for stardom, Maria is indifferent initially; but gradually they fall in love. Will they continue to hold hands up to the altar?  

As:
Cast
Director:
Roy Rowland
Genres:
Musical, Romance, Comedy
14. Oh No, Mam'zelle (1954)
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Oh No, Mam'zelle
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Denise de Flavigny / Nitouche
Director:
Yves Allégret
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Fernandel, Jean Debucourt, Georges Chamarat, Hélène Tossy
15. The Light Touch (1951)
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The Light Touch
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A professional art thief steals a religious painting from an Italian museum. He tries to cheat his partner by claiming the painting was destroyed in an accident. His partner gets suspicious and meanwhile the police plan to trap the duo, but they are busy with their mind games. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Anna Vasarri
Director:
Richard Brooks
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Stewart Granger, Joseph Calleia, George Sanders, Kurt Kasznar
16. M.M.M. 83 (1966)
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M.M.M. 83
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hélène Blanchard (as Anna Maria Pierangeli)
Director:
Sergio Bergonzelli
Star Cast:
Gérard Blain, Alberto Dalbés, Fred Beir, Gianni Solaro
17. Sodom and Gomorrah (1962)
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Sodom and Gomorrah
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ildith
Director:
Robert Aldrich
Genres:
Adventure, History, Drama
Star Cast:
Stewart Granger, Rossana Podestà, Stanley Baker, Rik Battaglia
18. Port Afrique (1956)
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Port Afrique
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2

When Rip Reardon gets to know about his wife being dead, he suspects foul play. He tries to convince Inspector Colonel that she has been murdered whereas Colonel feels that she committed suicide.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ynez
Director:
Rudolph Maté
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Mystery
Star Cast:
Anthony Newley, Christopher Lee, Philip Carey, Dennis Price, Eugene Deckers
19. The Vintage (1957)
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The Vintage
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Giancarlo and Ernesto are two brothers who have crossed illegally from Italy into France. They are trying to evade the police, as Giancarlo had killed a man in order to protect a woman. Eventually, they decide to get work as grape pickers and are hired by a man named Louis Morel. However, things get complicated when Ernesto falls for Louis’s wife.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Lucienne
Director:
Jeffrey Hayden
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Mel Ferrer, Michèle Morgan, Theodore Bikel, John Kerr
20. King of Africa (1968)
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King of Africa
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ann Peterson (as Anna Maria Pierangeli)
Director:
Sandy Howard, Giovanni Scolaro
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Adventure
Star Cast:
George Sanders, Rossano Brazzi, Ty Hardin, Helga Liné
21. Mafia Mob (1969)
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Mafia Mob
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As:
Cast
Role:
Bambi (as Anna Maria Pierangeli)
Director:
Javier Setó
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Jeffrey Hunter, Margaret Lee, Guglielmo Spoletini, Gogó Rojo
22. Spy in Your Eye (1965)
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Spy in Your Eye
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Paula Krauss (as Anna Maria Pierangeli)
Director:
Vittorio Sala
Genres:
Mystery, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Dana Andrews, Brett Halsey, Gastone Moschin, Tania Béryl
23. Panic in Bangkok (1964)
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2
Panic in Bangkok
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lila Sinn
Director:
André Hunebelle
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Robert Hossein, Kerwin Mathews, Gamil Ratib, Dominique Wilms
24. Code Name, Red Roses (1968)
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2
Code Name, Red Roses
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marie (as Anna Maria Pierangeli)
Director:
Fernando Di Leo
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
Peter van Eyck, James Daly, Nino Castelnuovo, Gianni Garko
25. In the Folds of the Flesh (1970)
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2
In the Folds of the Flesh
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Falesse / Ester (as Anna Maria Pierangeli)
Director:
Sergio Bergonzelli
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Eleonora Rossi Drago, Alfredo Mayo, Emilio Gutiérrez Caba, Fernando Sancho
26. Sombrero (1953)
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Sombrero
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2

The lives of three couples change when a feud occurs between two villages in Mexico.

As:
Cast
Role:
Eufemia Calderon
Director:
Norman Foster
Genres:
Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Ricardo Montalban, Yvonne De Carlo, Cyd Charisse, Vittorio Gassman,
27. Musketeers of the Sea (1962)
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Musketeers of the Sea
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Consuelo / Gracia
Director:
Steno, Massimo Patrizi
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Robert Alda, Aldo Ray, Philippe Clay, Channing Pollock
28. White Slave Ship (1961)
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2
White Slave Ship
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Polly (as Anna Maria Pierangeli)
Director:
Silvio Amadio
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Edmund Purdom, Ivan Desny, Armand Mestral, Franco Capucci
29. For One Thousand Dollars Per Day (1966)
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For One Thousand Dollars Per Day
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Silvio Amadio
Genres:
Drama, Western, Action
Star Cast:
Mirko Ellis, José Calvo, Rubén Rojo, Zachary Hatcher
31. Octaman (1971)
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Octaman
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As:
Cast
Role:
Susan Lowry
Director:
Harry Essex
Genres:
Horror, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Jeff Morrow, Kerwin Mathews, David Essex, Jerome Guardino

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Pier Angeli Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Teresa Most Promising Newcomer - Female 1952