• Dark Eyes (1987)

Dark Eyes

Release Date: September 26th, 1987

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 54 min

Plot Summary

Although Romano (Marcello Mastroianni) has no personal wealth, his wife, Elisa (Silvana Mangano), has more than enough money to support him, and this situation allows him to indulge in the finer things of life. While enjoying a solo spa getaway, he meets Anna (Elena Safonova) and becomes so smitten with her that he decides to follow her home to Russia, where he swears his love and promises to return. Upon reuniting with Elisa, however, Romano suddenly finds himself torn between the two women.

Cast: Marcello Mastroianni, Silvana Mangano, Marthe Keller, Elena Safonova, Pina Cei, Vsevolod Larionov

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov

Genres: Comedy drama , Romance

Keywords: Temptation , Love triangle , Wife , Quest , Touching , Amusing , Endearing , Husband , Love


Nominated Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated Best Foreign Language Film
Nominated Film Not in the English Language
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1989)