Wild Is the Wind

Wild Is the Wind is a 1957 film directed by George Cukor and starring Anna Magnani, Anthony Quinn and Anthony Franciosa. It tells the story of an American rancher who, after his wife dies, goes to Italy to marry her sister, but finds that she falls in love with his young ranch hand.


Gino (Anthony Quinn) is a sheepherder in Nevada who travels to Italy to marry Gioia (Anna Magnani), the sister of his wife, who died a number of years previously.