6.0/10
58
1 critic

The Anatomy of Love (1954)

Tempi nostri - Zibaldone n. 2 (original title)
A five-part compilation film. in "The Baby," a poverty-ridden couple with children decides that their recently-born child is too much and they decide to leave him him in a church for ... See full summary »

Writers:

(segment), (segment) | 15 more credits »
Reviews
2 wins. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

When young and attractive Lina Stroppiani, a thief like the rest of her family, tries to steal the taxi of Paolo, together with two accomplices, she can't possibly know that this will have ... See full summary »

Director: Alessandro Blasetti
Stars: Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni
What a Woman! (1956)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Antonietta viene fotografata per caso e la sua foto finisce in copertina. Il suo fidanzato vuol far causa al giornale per questo, ma Antonietta decide di farsi conoscere e con l'aiuto di ... See full summary »

Director: Alessandro Blasetti
Stars: Sophia Loren, Charles Boyer, Marcello Mastroianni
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Alla fine del '600 nel napoletano sotto la dominazione spagnola, il mugnaio Luca cerca di arrabattarsi per non pagare le gabelle che impone Don Teofilo, il governatore, con il consiglio di ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Camerini
Stars: Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni
Aida (1953)
Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Aida, featuring the actress Sophia Lauren, was a film adaptation of a theatre performance written by Verdi. The plot revolves around the character Radames who falls in love with what he ... See full summary »

Director: Clemente Fracassi
Stars: Sophia Loren, Renata Tebaldi, Lois Maxwell
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A day at an Italian trial court, where a magistrate judges a full array of peculiar petty crimes and characters.

Director: Steno
Stars: Peppino De Filippo, Silvana Pampanini, Alberto Sordi
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  
Director: Andrea Forzano
Stars: Sophia Loren, Enrico Viarisio, Alda Mangini
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Back to his hometown, a former marshal finds his house occupied by a young woman working as a fishwife.

Director: Dino Risi
Stars: Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren, Lea Padovani
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Paolo Silvestri, grandson of a retired admiral, and Massimo Falchetti, son of a rich shipping magnate, are studying at Leghorn Academy. The two friends both love the sea, but whilst Paolo ... See full summary »

Director: Giorgio Bianchi
Stars: Doris Dowling, Jacques Sernas, Milly Vitale
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Director: Giovanni Roccardi
Stars: Sophia Loren, Steve Barclay, Umberto Melnati
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Sophia Loren plays a dual role, as both the sultry Queen of the Nile with a "man-a-night" appetite and a beautiful slave girl who takes her place and is wooed by a bodyguard who thinks she's the real monarch.

Director: Mario Mattoli
Stars: Sophia Loren, Alberto Sordi, Paul Muller
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A happy-go-lucky prostitute gets mixed up with the Mafia.

Director: Giorgio Capitani
Stars: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Aldo Maccione
Town of Bells (1954)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Jean Boyer
Stars: Giuseppe Addobbati, Maria Teresa Amore, Wilma Arys
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Il conte Ferdinando (segment "Don Corradino")
Elisa Cegani ...
Signora Lidia
Memmo Carotenuto
Guido Celano
Delfi Tanzi ...
(segment "Scena all'aperto")
Mario Scaccia ...
(segment "Scena all'aperto")
Luisella Boni ...
(segment "Scena all'aperto")
Toni Di Carlo ...
(segment "Scena all'aperto")
Michele Sakara ...
(segment "Scena all'aperto")
...
Il marito di Maria (segment "Pupo, Il")
Lea Padovani ...
Maria (segment "Pupo, Il")
Nando Bruno ...
Tassista (segment "Il pupo")
Margherita Bagni ...
(segment "Il pupo")
Danièle Delorme ...
Mara
...
Vasco
Edit

Storyline

A five-part compilation film. in "The Baby," a poverty-ridden couple with children decides that their recently-born child is too much and they decide to leave him him in a church for adoption, But the mother can not go through with it. She decides it would be better to leave him in an expensive car. The father can not go through with that. They take him home."The Hand of Providence" - An old woman has been brooding for many years while the parish priest has been urging her to unburden herself by telling him all. She tells him that her life seems pointless and that she is thinking of suicide. In an effort to dissuade her, the priest trips and falls over the edge of a cliff and saves himself by grasping a hanging bush. This convinces the woman that God holds life precious and she shouldn't give up hers. "On Location" - An elderly actor and actress get parts in a film being shot on location and discover that they are old friends. THey both confess to being lonely and during the rehearsal... Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Comedy has never been in better shape! See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

16 March 1954 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

The Anatomy of Love  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss The Anatomy of Love (1954) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?