Movie fans who are in search of a new thriller to add to their collection would do well to learn more about the 2006 Italian film “The Unknown Woman.” Stocking your library with a collection of the right titles and features will ensure that you will never want for an entertainment option. Limiting yourself to only the domestically produced films and thrillers that you have available could be costing you far more than you might realize. Exploring some of Read the rest of this entry »
The Unknown Woman is an amazing independent film that has really brought out many fans from the crowd. The plot and characters in the film are just amazing and everything was done quite well. The one thing about this film is that many of the actors are not very well known and people might be wanting to know more about them and to see what other movies they might have played in. This is where the Internet is going Read the rest of this entry »
“The Unknown Woman” is a sleazy yet enjoyable Hitchcock-style thriller made by Giuseppe Tornatore. The film comes in at just under two hours, but it keeps viewers glued to the screen the entire time. The suspense is maintained with its sumptuous, dark cinematography, spine-tingling music and story line twists and turns.
The story is one of greed, retaliation and sexual slavery, and the star is the anti-heroine, Irena. At times, it is a worthy tear-jerker, especially when Irena teaches a frightened girl to fight back against her cruel peers. The girl’s mysterious ailment prevents her from standing up after being Read the rest of this entry »
The film The Unknown Woman was released in the U.S in 2008. This Italian, award-winning, film was originally released in Italy in 2006 as La sconosciuta. The film follows a Ukrainian female who has left behind her a terrifying life, and is on a mission to find a lost child of hers.
This director of this film, Giuseppe Tornatore, won the best director award at the David di Donatello awards show. Along with his win, the film continued on to win four other awards at the Read the rest of this entry »
The Unknown woman directed by Giuseppe Tornatore, is the story of a Ukrainian woman named Irena calculatedly. This thrilling film begins as the main character beings to live with a an Italian family only to uncover and reveal the truth about their family by working hard to become the families maid and the young nanny to their daughter. Like a flashback and a tricky puzzle, The Unknown Woman reveals piece by piece of Irena’s past. While working for the family, she Read the rest of this entry »
In “The Unknown Woman”, a Ukrainian woman, Irena (Kseniya Rappoport), tries to insinuate herself into an affluent Italian family by becoming a maid and nanny to their young daughter. At first, it seems Irena seems to be a thief because she takes a keen interest in their many belongings. But of course the story goes deeper. As the film progresses, Irene’s layered past begins to unfold. Her past is anything but pleasant, having to survive the prostitution ring and other malicious acts from men. Irene thinks she has to instill the same physical and mental toughness into the Italian child Read the rest of this entry »
Living inside the mind of an unknown woman is a mysterious phenomenon to consider. You would no longer no who you are and where you are. It would be a difficult place to be not knowing who to go to and how to get help. The process of getting to know the person and the body you were in would be very difficult. You would not know anything about the life your were suppose to be living or the people who you were suppose to be living it Read the rest of this entry »
You may have caught “The Unknown Woman” on your Direct.tv channels recently but how much do you really know about the film’s Italian star, Kseniya Rappoport? She’s made quite a name for herself overseas and here are a few of the other films we think she’ll be known for someday…
The Father and the Foreigner – Shot entirely in Italian this thriller was released in 2010 to little fanfare. Rappoport played Lisa, the embattled Read the rest of this entry »
A thriller that will grab hold of you, The Unknown Woman, directed by Guiseppe Tornatore, who is best known for his film Cinema Paridiso, is a film about a woman who insinuates her way into the home of an Italian family. Irena tries to gain the trust of the affluent family by becoming a maid and nanny to their young daughter and thus begins her quest to find out about the family. At times dark Read the rest of this entry »
The Unknown Woman is an incredible film from the director of the classic “Cinema Paradiso”. However, unlike “Cinema Paradiso’s” focus on love and beauty, “The Unkown Woman” is a thriller of intellect, emotion, and relentless tension.
The movie follows a character named Irene who is investigating a family. She does whatever is needed to become part of the family and become a trusted character in their eyes. The movie is cut with flashbacks to Irena’s past revealing more and more about Read the rest of this entry »