The ever-beautiful Sophia Loren plays her own mother, Romilda Villani, in this Italian-made miniseries. Based on the autobiographical book by Loren's sister, Maria Scicolone, the moving drama follows would-be actress Romilda's travails as an unwed mother of two in post-WWII Italy, the young Sophia's discovery and rise to international film stardom, and Maria's stormy marriage to Benito Mussolini's son. With Margareth Madè, Gina Lapardhaja, Enzo De Caro. 3 3/4 hrs. Widescreen; Soundtrack: Italian; Subtitles: English. In Italian with English subtitles.