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January Film Series - The Seduction of Mimi


January 11, 2013

Voting against the Mafia in what he thinks is a secret ballot costs Sicilian laborer Mimi his livelihood. He leaves his wife, flees to Turin and romances a Communist organizer but he just can't shake the Mafia. When they lure Mimi back to Sicily with a better job, he must keep his lover, and love child, under wraps. That's when his wife announces she's pregnant. Directed by Lina Wertmuller.1972, Color, 112 Minutes, In Italian with English subtitles.