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How Funny Can Sex Be? (1973)

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Exploring love, sex and marriage in contemporary mid-'70s Italy.

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Domenico ("Signora sono le 8") / Cesaretto ("Due cuori e una baracca") / Enrico ("Non è mai troppo tardi") / Lello ("Viaggio di nozze") / Giansiro ("Torna piccina mia") / The Donor ("Lavoratore italiano all'estero") / Michele Maccò ("La vendetta") / Saturnino ("Un amore difficile") / Dottor Bianchi ("L'ospite")
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Madame Juliette ("Signora sono le 8") / Celestina ("Due cuori e una baracca") / Enrico's Wife ("Non è mai troppo tardi") / Grazia ("Viaggio di nozze") / Tamara ("Torna piccina mia") / The Nun ("Lavoratore italiano all'estero") / Donna Mimma Maccò ("La vendetta") / Tiziana ("L'ospite")
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Gilda / Cosimo ("Un amore difficile")
Duilio Del Prete ...
Vittorio ("L'ospite")
Paola Borboni ...
Esperia ("Non è mai troppo tardi")
Carla Mancini ...
Maid ("L'ospite")
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Patrizia Mauro
Lorenzo Piani
Lino Puglisi ...
Don Alvaro Macaluso ("La vendetta")
Cinzia Romanazzi ...
Grazia's Friend ("Viaggio di nozze")
Franca Scagnetti ...
Grazia's Mother ("Viaggio di nozze")
Pippo Starnazza ...
Peppino ("Un amore difficile")
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Exploring love, sex and marriage in contemporary mid-'70s Italy.

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Giancarlo Giannini, star of "Swept Away", plays 8 beauties

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Comedy

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20 December 1973 (Italy)  »

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How Funny Can Sex Be?  »

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Not very
10 April 1999 | by See all my reviews

There are eight episodes in this sex comedy. The episodes are so short that they lack development, meaning, progression and are pretty boring. Although this is a "sex" comedy, and the subject is sex, the movie is practically PG-13. The subjects of the episodes are pretty repellent, with titles like "Sex in Shantytown". The actor Giancarlo Giannini plays each of the lead roles in the episodes, and his performances are really the only reason to watch this film.


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