Joyful Laughter


Dir. Mario Monicelli (1960).
Also known as The Passionate Thief, this one-night mel0drama stars volcanic diva Anna Magnani, the young Ben Gazzara, and the great Totò as a penniless old theater director, meeting up at a swank New Year’s Eve party.

Sat., Dec. 31, 4 p.m., 2011

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 28, 2011

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