The Boom (1963)

Genres - Comedy Drama  |   Release Date - Jun 16, 2017 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 88 min.  |   Countries - Italy  |  
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In this seriocomic tale set during Italy's post-WWII economic boom, a contractor (Alberto Sordi) mulls an offer to sell one of his eyes to an elderly couple in order to pay off his debts and win back his overspending wife (Gianna Maria Canale). Directed by Vittorio De Sica.

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against-all-odds, poverty