Incompetent mayor Italo Bombolini rises to the occasion when his small Italian town is threatened by approaching Nazis planning to seize the town’s supply of valuable wine near the end of World War II.
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Absolutely luscious cinematography from the phenomenal Giuseppe Rotunno, and the acting is nothing to scoff at. I didn't get the subplot at all, which forces the overall fanciful tone down a dark and twisted detour.