Light in the Piazza Poster

Release Date: October 23rd, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary
Meg Johnson (Olivia de Havilland) is very protective of her daughter, Clara (Yvette Mimieux), a gorgeous young woman who suffers from a mental disability. While on vacation in Italy, Clara meets the dashing Fabrizio Naccarelli (George Hamilton), who is immediately smitten with her and doesn't initially grasp the extent of her developmental handicap. Though Meg is wary of letting Clara fall into a romance with Fabrizio, she realizes that he may be able to give the girl a better life.

Cast: Olivia de Havilland, Rossano Brazzi, Yvette Mimieux, George Hamilton, Barry Sullivan, Isabel Dean, Moultrie Kelsall, Nancy Nevinson

Director: Guy Green

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Love, Mother, Emotional, Melodramatic, Rise, Growing up, Daughter, 1960s


Nominated Foreign Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1962)