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L'uomo, la bestia e la virtù (1953)

 |  Comedy  |  1953 (Italy)
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Basato su una novella di Luigi Pirandello, il film racconta le traversie del mite Paolino, maestro elementare, che deve trovare il modo di far accoppiare il rude Perella, capitano di ... See full summary »

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Basato su una novella di Luigi Pirandello, il film racconta le traversie del mite Paolino, maestro elementare, che deve trovare il modo di far accoppiare il rude Perella, capitano di vascello sempre in giro per il mondo, con la propria moglie Assunta, da lui messa incinta. Una torta afrodisiaca e le grazie della donna fanno il miracolo: il capitano non ripartirà e lascierà anche le amanti "in ogni porto". Al povero maestro non resterà che andare a cercare altrove migliori occasioni. Written by rosebud6

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