"Great passions, my dear, don't exist: they're liars fantasies. What do exist are little loves that may last for a short or a longer while."- Anna Magnani
A force of nature! Read anything about Anna Magnani and you'll find the words, earthy, volcanic, sensual and passionate over and over again. Watch her in any film and the same descriptions will spring up in your mind. The Italian born actress was never considered a great beauty, but her allure is undeniable.