A 40 years old man, Alfonso, finally succeeds to marry a virgin, educate, beautiful and very catholic woman. But soon she, Regina, starts stressing him because she wants to be pregnant. When the stress is at its peak Regina at last gets pregnant.
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35mm. The Italian cinema codes of the time, namely of comedy, still dominates which is Ferreri's second film, after a short, when he returned to Italy, after the frustrating experience with Spanish censorship. Even though already are revealed the thematic dominants of his future universe, are not the excessive baroque and metaphorical characteristics. Pitiless, demolishing family and Catholic religion.