Divorce Italian Style
The year 1962 was special because the divorce was illegal in Italy. The law appears to be an impediment to the Baron of Sicily, who is married and falls in love with his cousin and vows to marry her. This young man must prepare an emotional crime to get rid of his wife in order to remarry.
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November 06, 2007 A brilliant comic performance from Mastroianni which has been compared to the deadpan style of Keaton.Read in Source
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April 29, 2005 It is the most subversive jab at Mastrioanni's chauvinist characters possible, circumstantial metaphysics in which the lecher is targeted by the very film he inhabits.Read in Source
April 17, 2011 Mastroianni, who was Oscar-nominated, truly shines in this wildly funny, darkly humorous Italian comedy, which was a huge international hit.Read in Source
January 16, 2002 It remains a terrific entertainment, a European corollary to Preston Sturges.Read in Source
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
June 15, 2006 Wickedly funny black comedy satirizes Italy's antiquated institutions.Read in Source
November 06, 2007 Skillfully written, with a penetrating, almost brutal glimpse of Sicily and its antiquated way of life, it has been directed by Pietro Germi with lagless pace and consistent incisiveness, evoking constant chuckles rather than isolated guffaws.Read in Source
New York Times
May 20, 2003 This is one of the funniest pictures the Italians have sent along.
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