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  • Actor Anna Magnani has her hand on Burt Lancaster's bare chest, on which there is a rose tattoo. Both are lying down.
  • Actor Anna Magnani stands between Burt Lancaster and a woman who puts her hand on Magnani's shoulder.



Thursday, August 15

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(1955, Daniel Mann) Tough day for still-in-mourning-after-three-years seamstress Anna Magnani: she learns her beloved husband was a cheater and that her daughter’s got a new boyfriend – and then gets into a fight with Burt Lancaster’s hunky but dim truck driver Mangiacavallo (“eats like a horse”). Best Actress Oscar for Magnani, in her first Hollywood role, written for her by Tennessee Williams. 35mm print courtesy UCLA Film and Television Archive. Approx. 117 min.