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Il sorpasso

Dino Risi Italy, 1962

Filipe F. Coutinho's rating of the film The Easy Life

The "jolt" at the end might not have been the factor that Dino Risi claims to have made this film so successful. But it is indeed a jolt and, as abrupt as it is, turns a sardonic road film into a contemplative portrait of what has been painted thus far. Like Alexander Payne said: "All great films must be seen over and over".