Cavalry

 

Plot

 

Turin, 1901. The Earl of Frasseneto risk financial ruin because of some investments went bad. The daughter Hope renunciation of love of second lieutenant of cavalry Umberto Solaro to marry an Austrian Baron and save the family: marriage has for the girl extra pain of having to leave Turin. The officer, who tries in vain to forget his love, becomes champion of riding; but after the death of the horse Thrush occurred during a race, decides to enlist in the air force. World War I breaks out: Umberto Solaro has become an ACE of the air force.You can find a death during a difficult mission where his plane is shot down. The great sorrow of fellow Regiment who have always admired joins the cry of Hope Frasseneto.

 

Film notes

 

 

Country of origin: Italy

Year: 1936

Duration: 88 min

Color: Black/White

AudioSound

Genre: drama, history

Directed By: Goffredo Alessandrini

Subject: Oresto Biancoli, Salvator Gotta

Art Director: Oreste Biancoli, Fulvio Palmeri, Aldo Vergano, Goffredo Alessandrini

 

Actors

 

Amedeo Nazzari

Elisa Cegani

Silvana Jachino

Luigi Carini

Clara Padoa

Enrico Viarisio

Mario Ferrari

Adolfo Geri

Anna Magnani

Albino Principe

Silvio Bagolini

Fausto Guerzoni

Oreste Fares

Umberto Casillini

Michele Malaspina

Walter Grant

Romolo Costa

Fedele Gentile