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Release Date: September 26th, 1987

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 54 min

Plot Summary
Although Romano (Marcello Mastroianni) has no personal wealth, his wife, Elisa (Silvana Mangano), has more than enough money to support him, and this situation allows him to indulge in the finer things of life. While enjoying a solo spa getaway, he meets Anna (Elena Safonova) and becomes so smitten with her that he decides to follow her home to Russia, where he swears his love and promises to return. Upon reuniting with Elisa, however, Romano suddenly finds himself torn between the two women.

Cast: Marcello Mastroianni, Silvana Mangano, Marthe Keller, Elena Safonova, Pina Cei, Vsevolod Larionov

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov

Genres: Romance, Comedy drama

Distributors: Island

Keywords: Wife, Temptation, Love triangle, Touching, Amusing, Quest, Husband, Love, Endearing


Nominated Film Not in the English Language
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1989)
Nominated Best Foreign Language Film