|The House of Shame|
|Directed by||Max Neufeld|
|Produced by||Giuseppe Amato|
|Written by||Aldo De Benedetti|
|Starring|| Amedeo Nazzari |
|Music by||Cesare A. Bixio|
|Edited by||Maria Rosada|
|14 December 1938|
The House of Shame (Italian: La casa del peccato) is a 1938 Italian comedy film directed by Max Neufeld and starring Amedeo Nazzari, Assia Noris and Alida Valli.
It was shot at the Cinecittà Studios in Rome. The film's sets were designed by the art director Gastone Medin. The film was the first time Nazzari and Valli co-starred together, as they would later go on to do a number of films.
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