movietime - classicCLASSIC / PROD: 1963 / R.TIME: 85 ' / black-white


Mauro Bolognini


R. Schiaffino - A. Cuny - J. Perrin - I. Miranda


Italian, French, Spanish, German


Stefano, a young and sensitive man is thinking of becoming a priest, to escape the corrupt world around him. His father, with the intention of discouraging him, sends the boy on a cruise together with a woman he paid to seduce his son.... The first sentimental adventure seems to have solved his problem and Stefano joins his father's firm. The experience will be tragic: the boy discovers the egoistic and material nature of his father... Disgust for the bitter and corrupt reality fills his young heart once more!