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The Birds, the Bees and the Italians

1966

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  • [The Birds, the Bees and the Italians] is not only more entertaining, it’s also—in its bitter, exaggerated way—a more truthful film about relationships [than A Man and a Woman]. Where Lelouch leans on comforting platitudes, staging a love affair between human mannequins, Germi pitilessly digs at the egos of his cheating, dissatisfied characters.