R | | Comedy, Drama, History
This movie was about the main political conflict in Italy between Mussolini's fascism and the ideology of the Italian Communist Party (PCI). Pier Paolo Pasolini was converted marxist-leninist/communist.
This wine is bliss for us to piss!
When Caterina sleeps with Riccardo, a tan line left by a bikini top can be seen on her back. However the bikini was not in use in 14th century Italy. Riccardo's body also shows tan lines left by wearing a pair of bathing trunks. Tan lines are also visible on the sinners cast into Hell in the dream sequence.
Although the cinema version was intact the 1988 UK Warner video was cut by 22 secs by the BBFC to remove shots of naked genitals during the bedroom sex scene with the nun. The cuts were fully restored in the 2001 BFI DVD release.