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Sandra Milo

Sandra Milo (Elena Liliana Greco) (born 11 March 1935 Tunis) is an Italian actress. She is perhaps best known for her roles in Federico Fellini's 8½ and Juliet of the Spirits, winning a Silver Ribbon best supporting actress award for each film.

She made her film debut alongside Alberto Sordi in The Bachelor (1955). Her first major role came in 1959 thanks to the producer Moris Ergas, in Il generale della Rovere, directed by Roberto Rossellini. She appeared in his Vanina Vanini (1961), but Rossellini's career was cut short after the film received harsh criticism at the Venice Festival.

After she got married, she retired from her acting career. Until discovered by Fellini, Milo had mostly performed in comedies and melodramas. Although she was reluctant to make a comeback, Fellini convinced her to take on the role of the sexy, lightheaded mistress opposite Marcello Mastroianni in 8½. The movie, which won universal acclaim, failed to change the public perception of her and although she was cast in Juliet of the Spirits (1965), most of her following endeavors were second-rate films.

She retired again from acting in 1968, only to make a second comeback in 1979. Her roles have shifted from that of the temptress to more stern middle-aged women.

In 2006-07 she toured Italy with the theatrical adaptation of 8 Women.

She married Moris Ergas with whom she had a daughter Deborah, and later married Ottavio De Lollis with whom she had Cyrus and Riviera.

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W Zappatore

$19.95 | 84 minutes

(2010)
Starring as Grandma Sandra

When the guitarist in a famous Satanist metal band discovers his divine destiny, he must choose between two opposing worlds: God or Rock&hellip…

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W Zappatore - DOWNLOAD

$9.95 | 84 minutes

(2010)

When the guitarist in a famous Satanist metal band discovers his divine destiny, he must choose between two opposing worlds: God or Rock&hellip…

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W Zappatore - ON DEMAND

$3.99 | 84 minutes

(2010)

When the guitarist in a famous Satanist metal band discovers his divine destiny, he must choose between two opposing worlds: God or Rock&hellip…

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