DIVORCE–ITALIAN STYLE (Pietro Germi, 1961)

In the 1960s Italy’s prohibitive divorce laws spawned this dark, clever “modest proposal”; the thing that Baron Ferdinando (Fefé) Cefalù must do is murder his wife. Only that way will he be able to pursue and marry Angela, his heart’s desire.      But how does one get away with murder? Under what circumstance might it be […]