Carroll Baker, Adolfo Celi, Jenny Tamburi
Antonio Lenzini is a rich industiralist who marries for a second time. His son Claudio returns home and meets his beautiful young stepmother, and the two of them embark on a brief affair. The relationship is enough to make Laura aware of her own needs and self-development. When Claudio departs, Laura leaves Antonio. He finds her and implores her to retur. Unable to bear her refusal, Antonio kills her in a fit of desperation.