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Love Crazy

  • Love Crazy © EFE

    Love Crazy © EFE

  

Category

Feature film

Original title

Locura de amor

Year

1948

Director

Juan de Orduña

This is one of the best examples of the work of the film-maker, Juan de Orduña, with a script based on the work by Manuel Tamayo y Baus.

It tells the story of love and jealousy of Joanna “the Mad” and Philip “the Fair”. When Isabella “the Catholic Queen” dies, her daughter Joanna, who is married to Philip of Hapsburg, returns to Spain to succeed to the throne. Before leaving, she discovers that her husband is unfaithful. Despite being eaten by jealousy, Joanna decides to stay at her husband’s side. Meanwhile, the court believes that her unstable love situation prevents her from governing, leading to plotting against her.

 

Technical specifications

Screenplay
Carlos Blanco, Alfredo Echegaray, José María Permán

Actors
Aurora Bautista, Fernando Rey, Sara Montiel, Jorge Mistral, Jesús Tordesillas

Photography
José F. Aguayo

Music
Juan Quintero Muñoz

Format
Colour

Duration
112 minutes

  

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