Esposito is a thief who cons tourists in Rome. A lengthy persecution by police Bottoni, who manages to catch it starts. In an oversight Esposito manages to flee again. Bottoni superiors inform him that if no catches him will lose his job.
Italy, 1630. The widower Pasquale loses his job as a cobbler. In search of food for his twelve children, he and a poor companion disguise as mendicant monks and knock for help at the castle... See full summary »
On New Year's Eve, an insecure, struggling actress (Anna Magnani) has nothing to do. When a colleague invites her to a New Year's party, she jumps at the opportunity. Accidentally she runs ... See full summary »
Antonio, seguendo le indicazioni della "Smorfia", dategli in sogno da una zia monaca "attraversa l'Alto Adige" e arriva a Berlino Ovest per incontrare il magliaro Giuseppe e fare fortuna. ... See full summary »
During the WWII Italians and English occupy alternatively a village between the Albanian and Grecian borders. It happens so often that, not only they use the same Hotel (the Iris) as ... See full summary »
Two traveling musicians are arrested for trafficking merchandise hidden in their "profession tools", contra-basses. They find themselves in an inhospitable cell with four other inmates, all dressed in vertical striped outfits. When Ninì goes to slip, he has colorful dreams of beautiful women in varied situations, but - as the dream progresses - all stripping of their clothes. Eventually Mimì appears in a butler's outfit to serve Ninì fresh coffee, and that wakes him up to his great annoyance. The two bachelors who do not speak foreign languages, also tell high tales of his musical tours around the globe, and their meetings with foreign women.Written by