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This comic Italian melodrama recounts the story of a friendship which develops out of a romantic obsession. The Italian communist party was largely independent of the Eastern Bloc, and has played a large political role in that country, particularly on the local level. This story tells of Annibale Pezzi (Adriano Celentano), a hospital patient who is also the local communist party boss, and of Sister Germana (Sophia Loren), the nursing nun who is treating him. Annibale successfully invents one ailment after another in order to avoid having to leave the delightful ministrations of this special woman. Though she is at first antagonistic to him and his beliefs, their mutual respect grows until he is finally able to accept the idea of being discharged. ~ Clarke Fountain, Rovi


Juan Luis Galiardo
as Guido
Sophia Loren
as Sister Germana
Adriano Celentano
as Annibale Pezzi
Alessandra Mussolini
as Sister Germana as a Child
Aldo Farina
as Valenzani
Ezio Curti
as Attilio
Bruno Scipioni
as Chiacchiera
Massimiliano Filoni
as Giacomino
Carla Galletti
as Gina
Tina Aumont
as Mrs. Ricci
Sergio Fasanelli
as Dr. Filippini
Bruno Biassibetti
as Ottolenghi
as Martina
Francesca Modigliani
as Lucia
Giuseppe Maffioli
as Dr. Arrighi
Fernando Rey
as Chief Physician
Luis Marin
as Libyan Brigadier
Teresa Rabal
as Lisa
Antonio Alfonso
as Gigino
Patrizia de Clara
as Sister Caterina
Gianni Magni
Maria Marchi
as Giacomino's Mother
Pilar Gomez Ferrer
as Sister Teresa


Alberto Lattuada
Carlo Ponti
Ruggero Maccari
Screen Story
Antonio Guerra
Screen Story
Tonino Guerra
Iaia Fiastri
Alberto Lattuada
Ruggero Maccari
Alfio Contini
Fred Bongusto
Composer (Music Score)
Sergio Montanari
Vincenzo del Prato
Art Director
Ennio Michettoni
Set Designer
Mario Ambrosino
Costume Designer
Carlo Palmieri
Sound/Sound Designer