Synopsis by Dan Pavlides
Serafino (Adriano Celentano) is an illiterate shepherd who lives in the bucolic splendor of the Abruzis mountains. He takes frequent and amorous forays into the village below where he experiences all the pleasures his solitude cannot offer. He is quickly drafted into the military but is dismissed just as fast when he fails to adapt to the rigid discipline and his urban surroundings. He once again takes comfort in the arms of many females eager to make him forget his army life. An uncle dies and leaves him some money and property, but it is claimed by greedy relatives and he gains nothing. In a desperate attempt to survive, Serafino is forces to marry a woman of ill repute who is the mother of four children.
army, aunt, bachelor, child, cousin, daughter, estate, friendship, gigolo, inheritance, loot, marriage, marriage-arranged, mountains, prostitute/prostitution, rescue, shepherd, teenagers, uncle