The Monster (1996)

The Monster


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Grossly mistaken identity provides the impetus in this Italian farce. Loris is an anti-social fellow with a high sex drive. During a party he is pointed towards an "easy mark." Unfortunately he approaches the wrong woman. When he discovers his mistakes, he nervously apologizes for the attempted liberties. A run-away chain-saw becomes involved and the frightened woman ends up filing a police report. Her report leads police boss Frustalupi that he has finally found the crazed sex killer the … More

Rating: R
Genre: Art House & International, Comedy
Directed By: ,
Written By: Roberto Benigni, Vincenzo Cerami, Michel Blanc
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On DVD: Oct 5, 1999


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Critic Reviews for The Monster

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Audience Reviews for The Monster

Not good as I tought.

Wahida K

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Well, somebody shoot me, Benigni was quite funny here.

Tsubaki Sanjuro

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Some really funny bits by Benigni. Worth a watch.

Wu Chouin

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