The Wine of Old Giuseppe


  • Written for the 1949 Paramount Pictures film, Bride of Bengeance. Directed by Mitchell Leisen, starring, Paulette Goddard, John Lund, and Macdonald Carey.
  • The tiny independent duchy of Ferrara is located between Casare Borgia's Rome and Venice, and Borgia has plans to conquer Venice via Ferrara. He murders his sister's husband and makes it appear that Alfonso D'Este of Ferrara was behind the killing. To avenge herself against Ferrara and D'Este, Lucretia Borgia marries D'Este and intends to poison him. But...she falls in love with him.
  • Taglines: Not since the ever famous "Kitty" has Paramount brought you Paulette Goddard in a picture as spectacular as this adventure-filled story of the strangest bridal night in history.

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