The Seduction of MimiTHE SEDUCTION OF MIMI is a raucous sex comedy that brought international fame to director Lina Wertmuller (SWEPT AWAY). Giancarlo Giannini (LOVE AND ANARCHY) gives a wonderfully comic performance as the sad sack Mimi, a Sicilian laborer whose refusal to vote for the Mafia's...Subscribe to to watch now
Love and AnarchyAn epic tragicomedy from director Lina Wertmuller, LOVE AND ANARCHY plumbs the depths of fascist Italy from the perspective of a simple farm boy sent to kill Mussolini. Giancarlo Giannini won the best acting prize at the Cannes Film Festival for his achingly sensitive...Subscribe to to watch now
All Screwed UpAn anarchically outrageous comedy from Lina Wertmuller, ALL SCREWED UP is ripe for rediscovery, an accomplishment as impressive as the classics she made before and after: LOVE AND ANARCHY (1973) and SWEPT AWAY (1974). It tells the story of Gigi (Luigi Diberti) and Carletto (Nino Bignamini), two...Subscribe to to watch now
I have'nt seen this since it was on ART screens, along with SWEPT AWAY, and 7 BEAUTIES. This film really holds up well. It's strong, simple, brutal honesty, and courageous...
This movie is pertinent even 40 years later....wonderful, integrates humor with the tragedies of life,
A sweet, comic Wertmuller homage to working class Italians in the 70s that drags. I was charmed but bored. For her fans you can see how her film making developed...
2 hr Italian Comedy. Picks up steam, loses steam, picks up steam. Not my favorite but well done in acting and subtle to harsh comedy to harsh tragedy.