The film brought in six billion lire at the box office, and Antonelli won the award of Best Actress in the Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists Award, the Nastro d'Argento.
She spent 10 years appealing the conviction, which was eventually overturned.
Antonelli worked in more serious films, as well, including Luchino Visconti's last film, The Innocent 1976.
Antonelli was born in Pola, in Istria now Croatia , and left for Rome at an early age to find her fortune and stardom.
Haftungsausschluss: verfolgt eine Null-Toleranz-Politik gegen ILLEGALE Pornografie.
She was a patient several times at the mental health centre of Civitavecchia, following the legal battle.