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Marriage Italian-Style


(Matrimonio all'italiana)

Director Vittorio De Sica

Pretending to be on her death bed, Filomena compels Domenico to marry her, but shortly after the ceremony, she miraculously recovers. Enraged, Domenico annuls the marriage but Filomena then reveals she has three sons and Domenico is the father of one of them. Determined to keep the family together, she refuses to reveal which is Domenico's son. On the top of Mount Vesuvius, they decide to remarry and, later, Domenico hears himself called "Papa" by all three boys.